Will, estate planning seminar
Tuesday, April 18 — The Community Foundation of Washington County will hold a wills and estate planning seminar with Attorney Chester Hobbs of Dolina/Hobbs LLC. 5 to 6 p.m. Boonsboro Free Library, 401 Potomac St., Boonsboro. Free. Reservations required. Call 301-745-5210. Go to www.cfwcmd.org.
Wednesday, April 19 — A certified professional résumé writer will review your résumé and give you suggestions on ways to improve it. Bring your current résumé. You must have completed the Résumé Builder workshop in Maryland’s Workforce Exchange to attend this class. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Washington County One-Stop Job Center, 14 N. Potomac St., Suite 100, Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8200. Go to www.dllr.state.md.us/county/west.
Savvy Managers Book Club
Wednesday, April 19 — Come and discuss “Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business” by Charles Duhigg. If you have not read the book, no problem. Come and enjoy the discussion. Noon to 1 p.m. Fletcher Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100; email email@example.com; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Maximize your membership
Thursday, April 20 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce and pick up tricks to maximize the return on your chamber investment. Whether you are new to the chamber or a longtime supporter, this event highlights ways to engage your staff and see the value of your membership. Topics that will be covered include: mastering marketing within the chamber, navigating your online profile, networking nuggets and tracking your return on your investment. 9 to 10 a.m. Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, 28 W. Washington St., Suite 200, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100. Go to www.hagerstown.org.
Webinar: Angel Investors, What You Should Know
Thursday, April 20 — You only get one chance to make a great first impression with angel investors (individuals who provide capital to startup companies). In this webinar, Martin Zwilling, founder of Startup Professionals and accredited angel investor, will provide his insights into the world of angel investing when he discusses milestones entrepreneurs need to achieve before approaching angel investors, recommended preparation and processes for meetings with investors, and timing, preparation and discussion topics for any investor meeting. 1 to 2 p.m. Webinar. Free. Call 301-766-2043.
Business After Hours
Thursday, April 20 — Join the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce for socializing and networking at its blue jeans and BBQ themed-event hosted by the Bank of Charles Town and catered by Leiter’s Fine Catering. There will be live music, door prizes and a cash drawing. 5 to 7 p.m. Bank of Charles Town, 1101 Frederick St., Hagerstown. $5 for Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce members; $15 for nonmembers. Registration required. Call 301-739-2015 ext. 100; email firstname.lastname@example.org; or go to www.hagerstown.org.
Thursday, April 20 — Whether you plan to start a new small business or improve your existing business, this SCORE small business course brings to you experts on the topic. Presented by local SCORE counselors and associates, you will learn how to create a business plan, organize and finance your business, manage it efficiently, and select the best marketing strategies. Thursdays in April. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Score Hagers-town, Technical Innovation Center Room 323, Hagerstown Community College, 11400 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. $79. Call 301-766-2043.
Friday, April 21 — If you are looking for a job or are interested in changing careers, attend this event and learn about companies that have opportunities for you. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hager Hall Conference and Event Center, 901 Dual Hwy., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-8200. Go to www.dllr.state.md.us/county/west.
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