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    IPFW Division of Continuing Studies offers the following courses. Info: 481-6619 or•Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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    The New Haven Chamber of Commerce will have a legislative preview at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 12 at the New Haven City Administration Building. State Sen. Dennis Kruse and state Reps.
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    Grace College and the Gordon Institute for Enterprise Development are partnering to present its third annual executive forum, Enhancing Communication in Your Organization. It will be from 8 to 11:45 a.m.

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IPFW Division of Continuing Studies is offering Web Design Basics Certificate and Final Project from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28, $71. Call 481-6619 or go to for full course descriptions or to register.

ENS Group is offering the following classes at 8181 W. Jefferson Blvd. For information, call 432-1364 or go to

•Microsoft Visio 2010 Advanced, Wednesday

•Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Advanced, Thursday and Friday

•Microsoft Expression Web 2 Advanced, Thursday and Friday

•Microsoft Word 2010 Editing Essentials, Thursday

•Microsoft Excel 2010 Advanced Formatting and Large Workbooks, Friday

•Microsoft Outlook 2010: Transition from Microsoft Outlook 2003, Friday

•Microsoft Excel 2007/2010 Power User, Aug. 26

•Microsoft Outlook 2010 Basic, Aug. 26

•Core Solutions of Microsoft Lync Server 2013, Aug. 26 to 30

•Java Fundamentals, Aug. 26 to 30

•Adobe Acrobat X Pro Basic, Aug. 27

•Microsoft Excel 2010 Advanced Functions and Formulas, Aug. 27

•Microsoft InfoPath 2010, Aug. 27

•Microsoft Publisher 2010 Basic, Aug. 27

•Microsoft Project 2010 Advanced, Aug. 28

•Adobe Photoshop CS6 Production, Aug. 29

•Microsoft Access 2010 Advanced, Aug. 29

•Microsoft Outlook 2010 Email Organization and Management, Aug. 29

•Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Advanced, Aug. 29

•Microsoft Access 2007/2010 Application Development, Aug. 30

•Microsoft Access 2010: Transition from Microsoft Access 2003, Aug. 30

•Microsoft Windows 7 Application and File Management, Aug. 30

•Configuring, Managing & Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2010 SP2, Sept. 3 to 6

Troubleshooting & Supporting Windows 7 in the Enterprise, Sept. 4 to 6

•Desktop Virtualization with VMware View 5, Sept. 3 to 6

•VMware vSphere 5 with ESXi & vCenter, Sept. 9 to 13

•Core Solutions of Exchange Server 2013, Sept. 9 to 13

•Administering SQL Server 2012 Databases, Sept. 9 to 13

•Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell 3.0, Sept. 30 to Oct. 4


SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) will hold its regular monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Fort Wayne Community Foundation, 555 E. Wayne St.

The Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, now part of Greater Fort Wayne Inc., announces the following events. Register online at For more information, contact Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, ext. 259, or

•Chamber Day at Hotel Fitness Championship, Aug. 29 – Championship golf up close during the first competition round.

•Educator Consortium at Merrill Lynch, noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 11 – Free learning opportunity for high school educators, similar to an externship or an internship.


Veterans National Advocacy is hosting a free Veterans Entrepreneurial Training Seminar at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the American Legion Post 499, 4830 Hillegas Road in Fort Wayne. RSVP by 5 p.m. Monday at or call 800-810-9025.

Pathfinder Community Connections will host a workshop on financial wellness with an emphasis on building and improving credit scores from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3 at the Pathfinder Community Connections NeighborWorks HomeOwnership Center at 1005 W. Rudisill Blvd. in Fort Wayne. To register, call 456-2385, ext. 3601, or

Ivy Tech Corporate College will offer an Implementing ISO 9001:2008 in Small and Medium Businesses every other Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 5 to March 27. For more information or to register, call 480-4118 or

Executive Women International and IPFW Division of Continuing Studies will present a “Personal Insights & Self-Management Strategies to Enhance Success: An Executive Woman’s Certificate Program” from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 3 to 24, Thursdays, at IPFW. Call 481-6619 or go to for full course descriptions or to register.

Hallmark Process Group is presenting a four-hour “Starting an Electrical Contracting Business” workshop at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 13, $160; and a full-day “Estimating for Electrical Contractors” workshop at 8 a.m. Sept. 14, $275 at The Hampton Inn at Dupont Road and Interstate 69. Register at or call 414-4703.

Northeast Indiana mediators are invited to attend a Mediator Meet and Greet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at Comfort Suites North, 3302 E. Dupont Road in Fort Wayne. For more information, call 241-2884 or is hosting a small-business forum from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 29 at Ceruti’s Summit Park, 6601 Innovation Blvd. in Fort Wayne. Register in advance at

Fred Pryor is presenting a Project Management Workshop Sept. 23 at the Hilton Garden Inn at 8615 U.S. 24 West in Fort Wayne. Register at, offer code 855353.