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Business calendar

Monday, November 5, 2012 - 12:01 am

Indiana Business Outlook Panel Meeting will begin with lunch at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 7 at Ceruti's Reception Hall. John Safford will be on the panel with the specific outlook for northeast Indiana. For more information, call Eric Steenman at 490-1374, Ext. 2864, or email eric.steenman@lakecitybank.com.

Huntington University Foundation Breakfast will be 7:45-9 a.m. Nov. 7 in the Habecker Dining Commons, Huntington. Speakers will be Col. David Augustine, from the 122nd Fighter Wing of the Indiana Air National Guard, and Rodney Funk, state commander of the VFW. Cost is $7, and first-time attendees eat free. RSVP to Barb Baker at 1-260-359-4069 or email bbaker@ huntington.edu. For more information about the foundation, go online to www.huntington.edu/foundation.

Healthcare Businesswomen's Association

Cultivating Your Professional Presence and Networking event will be 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Kosciusko County Community Foundation. Speaker will be executive coach Patti O'Neal of arCapa. Cost is $10 HBA members and $15 nonmembers. For more information about future event sponsorships, contact HBAWarsaw.IN@ gmail.com.

Wayne Postal Customer Council Seminar will be 8-10 a.m. Nov. 14 at Ivy Tech Community College, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd. Speaker will be Larry Pastrick, USPS employee, business mail entry unit, Indianapolis. Topic will be “Folded-Self Mailers and Tabbing.” The event is free; however, seating is limited to 100. Reservations are required by Nov. 12. Email confirmation can be sent to Nathan.Herber@lfg.com.

Tapestry: A Day for You Nominations for 2013 Dedication Award Honoree will be accepted until Nov. 15. For a nomination form, go to ipfw.edu/tapestry. For more information, call Kathleen Jackson at 481-6854, 409-2722 or email jacksonk@ ipfw.edu.

Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce November events. Unless otherwise stated, all events will be held at the Chamber building, 826 Ewing St. For details, call Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, Ext. 259 or email lstruckholz@ fwchamber.org. Meet Me @ 5: Lake

City Bank, 6851 W. Jefferson Blvd., will be 5-7 p.m. Nov. 15. President's Lunch with Mark Millett, president of Steel Dynamics, will be noon-1 p.m. Nov. 19 at BakerStreet, 4820 N. Clinton St. Host will be Mike Landram, Chamber president. Cost is $25 and includes price of the meal. Taste of the Chamber will be 5-8 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Chamber building. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Purchase tickets online or at the front desk at the Chamber building. Any restaurant, caterer or food vendor interested in taking part in this year's event should call Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, Ext. 259, or email lstruckholz@fwchamber.org.

Purdue University Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics will be 7 p.m. Nov. 15 in the Purdue Memorial Union's South Ballroom, West Lafayette. Speaker will be Nina Godiwalla, author of “Suits: A Woman on Wall Street.” The lecture is free and open to the public.

The International Association of Administrative Professionals Tawasi Chapter will meet at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at University of Saint Francis, Pope John Paul II Center, Room 204, 2701 Spring St. Speaker will be Tawasi Chapter President Teresa Walters, CAP-OM. Topic will be “The Invisible Promotion.” Cost: $13. Nonmembers are welcome. For reservations, call Faye Pulis at 399-7700, Ext. 8300. The deadline for registration is Nov. 19.

2013 Best Places to Work in Indiana program is accepting applications. The event is hosted by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Top companies will be honored on May 2 at the Best Places to Work awards dinner, downtown Indianapolis. Winners will also be recognized in a special supplement to the Indiana chamber's bimonthly BizVoice magazine and through Inside Indiana Business with Gerry Dick. For more information or to register, go to www.bestplacestoworkIN.com or call the Best Companies Group at 1-877-455-2159.

CLASSES

ExecuTrain, 7337 W. Jefferson Blvd.: Excel 2010 Basic, Outlook 2007 Basic and ACT! 2009 Advanced will be Nov. 12. Flash CS5

Advanced will be Nov. 12-13. Outlook 2010 Intermediate will be Nov. 13. Access 2010 Intermediate and InDesign CS5 Basic will be Nov. 13-14. Excel 2003 Advanced and Crystal Reports 2008 Basic will be Nov. 14. Keyboarding A-Z, Windows 7 Advanced and Visio 2010 Basic will be Nov. 15. Illustrator CS5 Basic will be Nov. 15-16. Microsoft Office 2007 New Features, Publisher 2007 Basic and Word 2010 Advanced will be Nov. 16. Daytime classes are 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Evening classes are available 6-9 p.m. Costs include all courseware. Corporate pricing available. To register, call 432-9077. For information, visit www.etfortwayne.com

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ExecuTrain offers free phone support on topics covered in classes taken and a free refresher course. Instructors are professionally trained and certified in the classes they instruct. ExecuTrain provides onsite training and private classes. Room rentals are available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, with extended hours available on request. Rates are as low as $450 a day. Rooms are equipped with eight to 12 student workstations, instructor station, projector and screen, dry-erase board, free wireless Internet access and complimentary coffee. ExecuTrain's Administrative Professional Program classes are afternoon and evening, four days a week for six weeks. Learn Windows 7, Office 2007 and 2010, QuickBooks and more. Financing and free job-placement assistance are available. For more information, call 432-9077.

IPFW Division of Continuing Studies, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.: Business Management Courses: 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: 1.6. Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path will be 5-6:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Cost: $25. Detailed Scheduling and

Planning will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 15-17. Cost: $519. CEU: 2.1. Computer Technology Courses: Microsoft Access 2010: Building a

Database will be 6-8:15 p.m. Nov. 12-Dec. 3. Cost: $152. CEU: 0.9. Manufacturing Courses: Understanding ISO/TS 16949:2009 will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. Internal Auditor ISO/TS 16949:2009 will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 9. Cost: $229. CEU: 0.65. For information for full course descriptions, visit http://learn.ipfw.edu or to register, call 481-6619.

Send information about upcoming meetings, seminars and conventions on company letterhead, to be received by noon Wednesday to The News-Sentinel, Business Monday, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or fax information to 461-8817, or email to business@news-sentinel.com.