SurvivalGuide
Wednesday, May 12

Women’s Empowerment Breakfast, Dress for Success Central NJ. centralnj.dressforsuccess.org. “Spark the Magic – Manifest Your Life” workshop by Melanie Spring. Register at sparkthemagic.paperform.co. $25 suggested donation. 11 a.m.

Lunchtime Luminaries, NJCAMA. www.njcama.org/events. Michael Piperno, former NJCAMA president, presents on effective listening tactics including barriers to effective listening, methods for using non-verbal cues and context clues to fill gaps, as well as retention strategies that will help attendees improve their business relationships. Via Zoom. Register. Free. Noon.

Five Key Marketing Strategies to Grow Your Business, Princeton SCORE. princeton.score.org. Jeff Bonaldi, founder & CEO of The Explorer’s Passage (TEP), an adventure travel company, presents on how you can utilize email marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), online advertising, strategic partnerships, customer engagement. Via Zoom. Register. Free. 6:30 p.m.

Chartering Ceremony, National Association of Women in Construction Princeton chapter, Salt Creek Grille, 1 Rockingham Row, Princeton Forrestal Village. www.princetonnawic.org. Official chartering ceremony for the 389th chapter of the constructional association for women founded in 1953. In-person and virtual attendance options. $20, $15 members in person. $5 and up online only. Register. 7 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, May 13

Virtual Regional Healthcare Symposium, Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce. www.princetonmercerchamber.org. “Moving Forward: Life Beyond the Pandemic,” presented by a panel of experts and regional healthcare leaders. Opening keynote by Brian McDonough, MD, medical editor, KYW Newsradio 1060. Closing keynote by Chime Nnadi, MD PhD, senior medical director, vaccines, Janssen Infectious Diseases & Vaccines. Register. $40; $30 members. 9:30 to 11 a.m.

When & How to Get in the Franchise Game, Princeton SCORE. princeton.score.org. Mariel Miller and Rich Roman of The Franchise Advisor present a webinar to help business professionals decide if franchising is the right form of business ownership for them. Learn how franchising has proven to be an ownership model seriously worth exploring and how to do that wisely. Register. Free. Noon.

Meet & Greet NonProfit Fair, NonProfitConnect, 609-921-8893. www.nonprofitconnectnj.org. Virtual meet and greet with potential future board members via Zoom. Participants’ interests include animal welfare, arts and culture, education, diversity, food insecurity, healthcare, workforce development, and women and girls. Register. $100. 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Friday, May 14

JobSeekers, Professional Service Group of Mercer County. www.psgofmercercounty.org. Hiring professional Marty Gilbert explores how and why job searchers get stuck and what actions you can take to start making meaningful progress toward your goals. 9:45 a.m. to noon.

Saturday, May 15

Communicate Your Career Skills, Career Support Group at St. Gregory the Great, 609-587-4877. www.careersupportgroup.org. Featuring David Schuchman. Free. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Monday, May 17

Cardsetter – Website Planning 101, Princeton SCORE. princeton.score.org. Presentation by Jessica Baldwin, co-founder of Cardsetter, a website platform with custom design and setup. Register. Free. 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 18

JobSeekers. sites.google.com/site/njjobseekers. Virtual meeting for those seeking employment. Visit website for GoTo Meeting link. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 19

Business Before Business Virtual Speed Networking, Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce. www.princetonmercerchamber.org. Networking over morning coffee. Register. $25; $15 members. 8:30 a.m.