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Tuesday, March 27
Connect with women in business
Women with an interest in making business connections are invited to attend a monthly luncheon sponsored by True North Business Management. Tuesday, 12:30 to 2 p.m., Orinoco, 22 Harvard St., Brookline. $28. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Pitching to the media
Small business owners and entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend a workshop to learn how to pitch your brand to the media and other outside audiences. Participants will walk away with specific pitches developed through coaching and group activities. Tuesday, 6 to 7:30 p.m., 50 Congress St., Suite 541, 5th Floor, Boston. $45. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Wednesday, March 28
How to speak so people will listen
Attend a talk on public speaking given by speech coach Darren LaCroix. Learn what mistakes you’re making and how to break bad habits to improve your presentation. Wednesday, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Northeastern University, Room 103, Churchill Hall, 805 Columbus Ave., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Go to a networking and communications workshop hosted by communications professional Jackie Herskovitz Russell that will focus on helping marketing teams build stronger messages to the public. Topics will include how to overcome communication fears and understanding good storytelling to drive sales. There will be wine and appetizers. Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m., District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the agenda at bostonglobe.com.