On the Horizon – May 23, 2014

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May 27

Build a better resume

Learn how to create a better resume from 2-4 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road. Sign up at www.ppwfc.org.

May 28

QuickBooks Pro Part 2

Workshop takes place from 12:20-5 p.m. at the SBDC, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Builds on lessons learned in QuickBooks Pro Part 1. Cost of $150 includes QuickBooks parts 1 and 2.

May 29

Member briefing

President and CEO Joe Raso of the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance will give a progress update about the organization for investor members, from 8-9:30 a.m., Antlers Hilton. Register at coloradosprings business alliance.com.

Selling your business

How to create a buy-sell agreement, how to start keeping more money, how to plan for the wealth transfer, all part of a free workshop, at the Small Business Development Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107 from 2-4 p.m. Register at: https://clients.coloradosbdc.org/ workshop.aspx?ekey =70330406.

May 30

Golf to benefit Project Sanctuary

First Command Golf Tournament to benefit Project Sanctuary, Cheyenne Shadows Golf Course on Fort Carson, 1:30 p.m., $50 per person, RSVP by May 23 to 380-7422.

Meet your representatives

The Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance will sponsor a meet-and-greet with the state representatives and business leaders. The free event will be at the Space Foundation, 4425 Arrowswest Drive, from 3-5 p.m. To register, call 884-2832.

June 1

Leadership accepts application

Leadership Pikes Peak is accepting applications for the 2014-15 signature, leadership, NOW and encore leadership programs. Applications can be found at leadershippikespeak.org, and the applications are due June 1. For information, call 632-2618.

June 3

Cimarron interchange

The I-25 Cimarron interchange open house will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., with information about the upcoming design/build construction project.

June 5

Coffee Club

Epicentral Coworking space offers Crowdfunding Vs. Bootstrapping Coffee Club, 7:30 a.m. at the coworking space, 409 N. Tejon St., Suite 106. Kristie Wilkerson from Startup Weekend II, Conor McCluskey of BombBomb and Paul Lizer of Devium will speak. To register: meetup.com/opencoffeeclub/ events/179819332/

June 10

Free Realtor workshop

Ent Federal Credit Union will hold a free Realtor workshop, Home staging, professional tips that help sell homes, from 9-10:30 a.m., at Ent, 7350 Campus Drive, second floor. 550-6894.

June 18

Business of aging

The older adult population is expected to increase 179 percent in the next 16 years, leaving a large market for businesses to develop products and services for older adults. This conference investigates those ideas, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Penrose House Garden Pavilion, $55. To register, call 231-7803.

June 20

Addiction, the hidden costs

Workshop on the faces of addiction and costs of addiction, in addition to the solutions. The free workshop is from 9-11 a.m. at the Intellitec Medical Institute, 6805 Corporate Drive, Room 103. Seating is limited. Call 219-1205. 

June 26

Best Of Reception

CSBJ will unveil all the finalists from the 2014 Best Of Business voting, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the new Library 21c, Chapel Hills and Jamboree. $25 includes drinks and food. Register at csbj.com.

Sept. 10

Housing for the aging

The older adult population is expected to increase 179 percent in the next 16 years, and many want to remain in their homes, aging in place. This conference for older adults promotes more housing choices and discusses the options for housing, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Penrose House Garden Pavilion, $55. To register, call 231-7803.