Business & Tech

Business agenda


Leadership advice
for women

Attend a panel discussion put on by Influence(her), a community of diverse, professional women powered by MITX, the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange. The discussion, called “Off the Record: Landing Your Promotion & Negotiating Salary,” will involve successful women sharing their stories and teaching women how to advocate for themselves and approach difficult conversations with their employer. Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m., Rue La La, 20 Channel Center St., Boston. Tickets $20 for members and $35 for non-members. Register online or go to the Business Agenda at


Write a business plan

Learn to write a business plan through a workshop presented by the Center for Women in Enterprise. Participants will learn why writing a business plan is important, get an overview of each section, research tips, and resources for support. Thursday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., CWE Eastern MA, 24 School St., 7th floor, Boston. Free. Register online or go to the Business Agenda at


Career opportunities in hospitality

Attend a hospitality job fair hosted by JVS CareerSolution. Preregistrering and uploading a resume are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. Participating hotels include the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, the Boston Marriott Newton, Hotel Indigo Boston-Newton Riverside, and the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel. Thursday, 1 to 3 p.m., JVS CareerSolution, 75 Federal St., 3rd floor, Boston. Register online or go to the Business Agenda at


North Shore
Business Expo


Attend the 2018 North Shore Business Expo, which begins with a breakfast forum featuring a panel discussion with business experts from local banks and wealth management groups. Thursday, 7:30 to 5 p.m., DoubleTree by Hilton Boston North Shore, 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers. $49. Register online or go to the Business Agenda at

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