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Tuesday, Aug. 24

The Small Business Resource Association is presenting another SBRA Tune Up Tuesday workshop entitled “Your Competition is Trying to Steal Your Best Employees. What are You Doing to Stop Them?” from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. virtually on Zoom. This workshop is presented by Tom Hubric of Hubric Resources, and will focus on best practices for increasing employee retention and improving your bottom line. Registration: https://www.sbrassociation.com/#EVENTS. This workshop is free to the public.

Wednesday, Aug. 25

The Small Business Resource Association presents “How the SBRA Can Help Grow Your Business” 9 to 9:30 a.m. virtually on Zoom. This workshop is presented to update members and non-members on the latest opportunities to help grow their business through an SBRA membership. Registration:  https://www.sbrassociation.com/#EVENTS. This workshop is free to the public.

The Small Business Resource Association will host a networking MINGLE from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Windsor Inn, Shillington. Registration: https://www.sbrassociation.com/#EVENTS. This event is free to the public.

Thursday, Sept. 9

The Greater Reading Chamber Alliance will hold its 108th Annual Dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. at Santander Arena. The dinner will celebrate the Greater Reading business community with the Greater Reading Top Business Awards, the Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards and the Albert Boscov Economic Development Award. Cost: $150 for members, $165 for non-members. Registration: www.greaterreading.org.

Berks LaunchBox presents Introduction to Grant Writing from 6 to 7:30 p.m. either in person or via webinar. Matthew Serio, former Director of Creative Opportunities for the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, hosts an introductory grant workshop where he will discuss grant writing basics to get you started in funding your passion project. Cost: Free. Information: https://berkslaunchbox.psu.edu/project/introduction-to-grant-writing/

Tuesday, Sept. 14

The Small Business Resource Association is presenting another SBRA Tune Up Tuesday workshop entitled “How to Power Up Your Website” from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. virtually on Zoom. This workshop is presented by Alan Robezzoli of Power Marketing International, and will focus on the features your website must have to drive traffic to your business. Registration: https://www.sbrassociation.com/#EVENTS. This workshop is free to the public.

Thursday, Sept. 23

The TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce presents its annual dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. at RiverCrest Golf Club & Preserve, Phoenixville. Keynote speaker will be U.S. Olympian Johnny Quinn. Cost: $95 for members, $150 for non-members, table of 10 is $850. Information: 610-326-2900.

Tuesday, Sept. 28

The Small Business Resource Association presents “2022 Business Owners’ Wealth Checkup” from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. virtually on Zoom. This workshop is presented by Paul Marrella of Marrella Financial Group, and will focus on the importance of reviewing retirement, estate and succession plans as well as financially surviving a health crisis. Registration: https://www.sbrassociation.com/#EVENTS. The workshop is free to the public.

Wednesday, Oct. 13

The Greater Reading Chamber Alliance presents the Third Building Berks Awards Expo from 5 to 8 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Reading. The event will spotlight and celebrate innovation and economic growth and development through construction projects in Greater Reading. Cost: $100 per person that includes expo, appetizers and cocktails and awards ceremony. Information: [email protected].

Every second Tuesday

The Berks County Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management holds its monthly meeting via Zoom from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. Each month will feature a speaker presenting a different, relevant HR topic. For more information, visit our website at berkspa.shrm.org or email [email protected]. Cost is $10 for members and $15 for guests with money being donated to Helping Harvest Food Bank in Berks.