•Remaining Union Free Seminar 2012 will be Nov. 13 in Indianapolis. Presenter will be Barns & Thornburg. Speakers will be Terry Dawson and Ken Yerkes. Specific location, hotel information and directions will be sent with registration confirmation. Registration is limited strictly to management personnel directly for a corporation. Cost is $299 Indiana Chamber members and $329 nonmembers. Group discounts are available. For more information or to register, go online to www.indianachamber.com/ conferences or call 1-800-824-6885.
•Turning Trash into Cash program will begin with registration at 8 a.m. Nov. 15 at the Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, 826 Ewing St. Presenters will be Northeast Indiana Sustainable Business Council , Indiana Recycling coalition and the Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce. Presentations will be by Fort Wayne Metals, Lincoln Financial Group, Summit Brands and MartinRiley Architects-Engineers. Cost is $30 per person and includes continental breakfast and lunch. Cash or checks payable to the Northeast Indiana Sustainable Business Council will be accepted in advance or at the door. Reservations must be made by Nov. 12 by phone at 452-4396 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
•MarketReady Indiana Workshop will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 28 at Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds, 17746 County Road, 34, Suite E, Goshen. Jeff Burbrink, 1-574-533-0554; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 29 at Allen County Extension Office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Gonzalee Martin, 481-6826. The program will include panel discussions with representatives from restaurants and wholesale buying institutions, as well presentations by county Extension educators. Cost is $60 per person and $30 per person for each additional member of a family or farm group. Registration forms can be downloaded at www3.ag.purdue.edu/counties/hancock/Documents/AgFiles/Programs/MarketReady2012brochure.pdf and mailed to the Monroe County Extension Office, 3400 S. Walnut St., Bloomington, IN 46401, or participants can call their county Extension office to register. For more information, call Ballard at 1-317-462-1113 or email rballard@ purdue.edu.
•Fred Pryor Seminar will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 8615 US 24 West. Topic will be “Speed Reading with Evelyn wood Reading Dynamics.” Cost is $99 and includes coursebook. Register at www.pryor.com or call 1-800-897-5003.
•Fred Pryor Seminar will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 8615 US 24 West. Topic will be “Professional Communication: What Message Are You Sending?” Cost is $149 and includes coursebook. Register at www.pryor.com or call 1-800-897-5003.
•IPFW Division of Continuing Studies, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.: Business Management Courses: Statistical Process Control will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. PMP Study Group will be 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6-13. Cost: $225. CEU: 0.6. 44th Annual Purdue
Income Tax School will be 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7-8. Cost: $319. CEU: 1.5. Internal Auditor ISO/TS 16949:2009 will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 9. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. Computer Technology Courses: QuickBooks Advanced will be 6-9 p.m. Oct. 29-Nov. 26. Cost: $185. CEU: 1.5. Microsoft Word 2010 Basic will be 6-8:15 p.m. Oct. 31-Nov. 28. Cost: $152. CEU: 0.9. Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Basic will be 6-8:15 p.m. Nov. 6-27 Cost: $152. CEU: 0.9. Manufacturing Courses: Six Sigma Black Belt Certification will be 6-9 p.m. Oct. 29-Dec. 12. Cost: $3,000. Measurement System Analysis: an Automotive Supplier Requirement will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. Understanding ISO/TS 16949:2009 will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. For information for full course descriptions, visit http://learn.ipfw.edu or to register, call 481-6619.