On the Horizon – January 3, 2013

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Jan. 10

Junior Achievement high school career workshop

Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado and partners will host the 21st Century Skills Forum for high school students from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at UCCS. After a VIP breakfast and general session, 800 area students will participate in workshops about core education subjects, plus global awareness, and financial, economic, business and entrepreneurial literacy. JA partners include UCCS, Colorado Technical University, Pikes Peak Community College, and USAA. Keynote speaker will be Kent Fortune, vice president and general manager of USAA, Colorado Springs Operations.

Jan. 11

Home buying seminar

Ent Federal Credit Union will host a home-buying seminar from 10 a.m. to noon, 7350 Campus Drive, second floor. Learn about the financial steps in the home-buying process, including preparing for home ownership, a mortgage loan application checklist and details on the variety of mortgage loan products available, including special loan options for first-time home buyers. Sign up for seminars at Ent.com/Seminars or call 719-574-1100, ext. 6670.

Jan. 17

Time management seminar

IntelliTec Medical Institute will host a seminar from 9 to 11 a.m. at 6805 Corporate Drive, Tiffany Square Building, at Interstate 25 and Woodmen Road.

This free seminar, “Learn to Score on your 24: Touchdowns in Time Management,” will be taught by Denise Davis of Effective Organizing Solutions.

Topics include: Planning and priorities, getting “IT” done, regulating “Time Thieves” and Delegation. Seating is limited. To register call 719-219-1205 or email KSaltmarshVoss@intellitecmedical.edu.

Jan. 23

Book of Lists reception

Join CSBJ for the launch of the 2014 Book of Lists and reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Mining Exchange Hotel, 8 S. Nevada Ave. The Book of Lists is the business resource for the Colorado Springs area, with more than 75 business and industry lists to use every day of 2014, while looking for business leads. This year’s book will also contain data, facts and graphs about our community to help navigate the local economy and industries. $30 for subscribers. Price includes food, drinks. To register, visit csbj.com and click on events.

Jan. 24

Change your thinking: change your life

IntelliTec Medical Institute will host a free seminar from 9 to 11 a.m. at 6805 Corporate Drive, Tiffany Square Building, at Interstate 25 and Woodmen Road.

The seminar, “Three little things: Changing your life from the inside out — Change your thinking: change your life!” will be taught by Kathleen Saltmarsh-Voss of IntelliTec.

Seating is limited. To register, call 219-1205 or email KSaltmarshVoss@intellitecmedical.edu.

Jan. 31

Financial management seminar

IntelliTec Medical Institute will host a free seminar from 9 to 11 a.m. at 6805 Corporate Drive, Tiffany Square Building, at Interstate 25 and Woodmen Road. This free seminar, “Protect what you have; take control of your cash flow; prepare for retirement,” will be taught by Rick Stevens of Waddell & Reed Financial Inc.

Seating is limited. To register call 219-1205 or email KSaltmarshVoss@intellitecmedical.edu.

Feb. 7

Celebrate technology reception

Join CSBJ as we honor seven local companies that have excelled in technology and innovation … and we will award one company with the coveted “Celebrate Technology” big kahuna award!

Celebrate Technology awards reception, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Pinery at the Hill, 775 W. Bijou St., will honor technology companies in our community that foster a climate of innovation that drives our economic vitality and well-being. Eric Mitisek, CEO of Colorado Technology Association, will be speaking about: “Why Colorado? Why Colorado is leading in innovation.” $35 includes appetizers, one drink, music and celebration. To register, visit csbj.com and click on events.