The Oakland County area has an abundance of opportunities for existing businesses and new ventures.
When the going gets rough, the entrepreneurial spirit gets creative and resourceful.
The Oakland Press has gathered upcoming events, news and links to help business owners and professionals succeed.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Troy Chamber presents program on contract employees

Troy Chamber presents program on contract employeesTroy Chamber member businesses Miller Canfield and Kelly Services present “How Independent Are Your Contractors? Classifications and Implications For Employers,” 8 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, at Kelly Services Headquarters, 999 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy.
The program will begin with breakfast and registration starting at 8 a.m. The cost is $15 for chamber members and guests and $25 for non-members. To register, call 248-641-8151, e-mail: or visit

CREW Detroit luncheon meeting
Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Detroit announces its March luncheon program, Sharpening Your Networking Skills, presented by leading Dale Carnegie trainer, Linda Meloche, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, at Radisson Kingsley Hotel, 39475 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills. The cost is $35 for members; $45 non-members; add $10 after March 25. Visit or call Megan at 785-832-1808.

Business tax workshop is March 30 in Bloomfield HillsA workshop on potential changes that may affect business owners in 2011 including the Health Care Reform Act, review of the year-end tax act provisions applicable to businesses and their owners and estate tax law is 7:30 Wednesday, March 30, at Oakland Hills Country Club, 3951 West Maple Road, Bloomfield Hills. The cost is $20 for members and $40 for non-members. Registration ends Friday, March 25.

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