The Sarasota Chamber's August 2020 events will take place virtually, over Zoom.

The Sarasota Chamber's August 2020 events will take place virtually, over Zoom.

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Shumaker Chamber University

Thursday, July 30, 2020, 9-10 a.m.

Topic: Rock Your LinkedIn Profile

Get a hands-on start developing a LinkedIn profile and learn how to grow your professional LinkedIn skills. Build your online brand, engage with your network, and sharpen your resume. Presenters include Gio Dominique, Cody Herring, Jack King and Ana Sanchez of Microsoft. Register here.

State of the Community Lunch Series

Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Topic: "Meet the Candidates for District 3"

Speakers include various candidates for Sarasota's District 3 race. Register here.

Shumaker Chamber University 

Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9-10 a.m.

Topic: "COVID Safety: Start with the Why"

COVID-19 totally disrupted the global economy. This presented business leaders and owners with an urgent need to change their daily operations, at least temporarily, and will likely call for significant longer-term and even permanent transformation. Presenter Colin Cornhill has dealt with the subject of safety in various businesses for more than four decades, and more recently has led increasingly challenging business transformations in response to changing conditions and requirements. Register here.

Power Hour Lunch

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, noon- 1 p.m.

Join the Chamber for a "virtual" Power Hour Lunch. Stay connected with Chamber members and update each other on current business opportunities.  There will be trivia questions and door prizes; attendees are responsible for getting door prize to the winner. Register here.

CEO & Joe: Update from SRQ Airport

Friday, August 14, 2020, 9-10 a.m.

Join the Chamber for "virtual" coffee with Chamber president and CEO Heather Kasten and guest Rick Piccolo, president and CEO of Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, for updates on the airport. Register here.

Good Morning, Sarasota!

Thursday, August 20, 2020, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Join the Chamber for a virtual "Good Morning, Sarasota!" meeting. Stay connected with Chamber members and update each other on current business opportunities.  There will be trivia questions and door prizes; attendees are responsible for getting door prize to the winner.  Register here.

Shumaker Chamber University

Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 9-10 a.m.

Topic:  Healthy Communication

Speaker Gabriele Harris, chief development officer at Grapevine Communications, will discuss healthy communication during the pandemic, as well as maintaining relationships and proactive communication with customers, employees and the community. Register here.

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