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Pasco Business digest for Jan. 13

Business digest

Events

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT WEEK EVENTS: Several events are scheduled during the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce's 24th annual Business Development Week, Jan. 21 to 27. The theme is "Target Your Success." Many events are free and open to the public:

• Business & Health Expo, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 21, Gulf View Square mall, 9409 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Free.

• Kickoff luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Jan. 23, Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. $30. RSVP by Jan. 18.

• LinkedIn online training program, 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Jan. 23, New Port Richey Library, 5939 Main St., New Port Richey. Free.

• Applications to Enhance Team Collaboration workshop, 8 to 9:15 a.m. Jan. 24, Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, Room R-151, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Free.

• Cyber Security workshop, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Jan. 24, Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, Room R-151, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Free.

• Successful Women in Business luncheon workshop, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 24, Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, Room R-151, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. $10. RSVP by Jan. 20.

• Growth Strategies workshop, 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Jan. 24, Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, Room R-151, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Free.

• Target the Right Person for the Right Job workshop, 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 25, Marchman Technical College, 7825 Campus Drive, New Port Richey. Free.

• Education Day luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 25, Marchman Technical College, 7825 Campus Drive, New Port Richey. $13. RSVP by Jan. 23.

• QuickBooks 1, 1:45 to 3:15 p.m. Jan. 25, Marchman Technical College, 7825 Campus Drive, New Port Richey. Free.

• QuickBooks 2, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Jan. 25, Marchman Technical College, 7825 Campus Drive, New Port Richey. Free.

• Success Stories breakfast, 7:30 to 9 a.m. Jan. 26, Seven Springs Golf & Country Club, 3535 Trophy Blvd., Trinity. $10. RSVP by Jan. 23.

• Get Your Business News Published lunch and learn, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 26, Catches Waterfront Grille, 7811 Bayview St., Port Richey. $12. RSVP by Jan. 23.

• Target Your Success networking mixer, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26, Kickin Wingz, 8702 State Road 52, Hudson. Free.

• Demystifying Digital, 8 to 9:30 a.m. Jan. 27, Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, Trinity. Free.

• Learn How to YouTube, 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Jan. 27, Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, Trinity. Free.

• Mystery Luncheon Theatre, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 27, Verizon Event Center, 8718 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey. $20. Only 60 seats available.

For information, visit westpasco.com or call (727) 842-7651.

OPEN HOUSE: The SMARTstart Pasco Business Incubator will have an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 13 at 37837 Meridian Ave., Dade City. SMARTstart is a program of the Pasco Economic Development Council in partnership with several resource organizations. For information or to RSVP, call (352) 437-4861.

GET READY TO LAUNCH A BUSINESS: SMARTstart Pasco Business Incubator and the Greater Pasco Chamber of Commerce will co-host the next 10-week SMARTstart CO.STARTERS session from 6 to 9 p.m. every Thursday, beginning Jan. 19, at the chamber office, 16540 Pointe Village Drive, Suite 105, Lutz. The deadline to register is Jan. 13. A second session, from 1 to 4 p.m. every Tuesday, will begin Jan. 24, at the SMARTstart Pasco Business Incubator, 37837 Meridian Ave., Dade City. The deadline to register is Jan. 20. Led by a trained coach in a small, supportive group setting, attendees will gain insights, relationships and tools needed to turn business ideas into action. The sessions are for established business owners wanting to take their company to the next level or aspiring entrepreneurs looking to launch their first business. The cost is $295 and includes 10 weeks of instruction and materials. To register, visit smartstartpasco.com.

If you have business announcements you would like to share, mail the details to Jean Hamilton, Business Digest, Pasco Times, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668. You may also email items to [email protected] or fax them to (352) 754-6133. Submitted items may be edited for length and clarity. Photos are published as space permits; they will not be returned.

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