On the Horizon – June 13, 2014

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June 16

Job loss seminar

Job loss seminar from 2-4 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

New to PPWFC?

Introduction to the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, from 10 a.m. – noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

June 17

Get H.I.R.E.D.

Helpful Internet Resources on Employment and Development (H.I.R.E.D.), from 10 a.m.-noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

Sell HUD homes

Learn how to sell HUD homes successfully and earn two CEUs, from noon-2 p.m., 102 S. Tejon, first floor annex conference room. To register, 634-4821 or email cblakely@ltgc.com.

June 18

Breakfast by soldiers

54th annual Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Street Breakfast. 5:30-9 a.m., Tejon Street between Kiowa Street and Pikes Peak Avenue. Breakfast, served by Fort Carson soldiers, will be $5.

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.

Build a better resumé

Resumé 201. Build a better resumé, from 10 a.m.-noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

MashUp

Meet some of the state’s biggest entrepreneurial thinkers and doers, 5:30 p.m., free. Features Doug Johnson, vice president of capital access of the Rocky Mountain Innosphere and Joseph Coleman, owner of the Blue Star Group and co-founder of the Ivywild School, who will share their persectives on key factors for launching, funding and growing successful businesses.

June 19

Drake’s future

Join the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance in a panel discussion on the future of the Drake Power Plant, 8-10 a.m., Antlers Hilton, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Free. To register, coloradosprings regionalbusinessalliance.com.

Federal Jobs

How to get hired for federal jobs workshop from 9 a.m.-noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

Prepping for an interview

Preparing for the interview workshop, from 10 a.m.-noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. See ppwfc.org.

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 21

Building a home

Learn how to build a home, from the ground up, a workshop sponsored by Ent Federal Credit Union. The event will take place from 10 a.m.-noon at 4545 Galley Road. Register by calling 574-1100, ext. 6670.

June 23

Social media job search

Job search workshop: Social media, from 2-4 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107. Free. Computer skills required. See ppwfc.org.