Friday’s business agenda

US consumer price numbers for June are expected to be released Friday.
US consumer price numbers for June are expected to be released Friday.(Shutterstock)


Consumer price index

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, US consumer prices increased 0.2 percent in May. Numbers for June are expected to be released Friday.


Get to class

General Assembly is having a Digital Marketing Boot Camp for professionals who want to attract more customers to their businesses through effective marketing techniques. Attendees must bring a laptop and a company’s marketing plan to work on. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., General Assembly Boston, 51 Melcher St., Boston. $120.


Unemployed? Underemployed?

Stop by this week’s Job Seekers Drop-in Group discussion to share thoughts on the job hunt process. Topics include ways to update job search strategies and how to map out a career plan and stick to it. Monday, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Boston. Free.



Health care IT talk

Startup Leadership Program and athenahealth have joined forces to bring together entrepreneurs and investors for an event to discuss health care information technology and how to get startups funded. Come network and hear from industry leaders. Monday, 6 to 8:30 p.m., athenahealth, 311 Arsenal St., Blakeway Auditorium, Watertown. Free.


PR social

It’s time to kick back. The Boston chapter of the Public Relations Society of America and the Publicity Club of New England are hosting a summer social. PR professionals are encouraged to come out and network with colleagues while enjoying food and drinks. Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m., Committee, 50 Northern Ave., Boston. $20 for members, $35 for nonmembers.

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