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Thursday, July 5
Forget playing sales games
Join consulting agency Sandler Training for a lesson in how ambitious entrepreneurs can avoid getting wrapped up in power plays and psychological games. This training aims to teach salespeople how to build and maintain respectful relationships with customers. Thursday, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 400 Washington St., Suite 302, Braintree. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Make some new connections
Grow and promote your business by meeting like-minded professionals at a Power Hour Network Group event. Thursday, 9 to 10 a.m., Roger’s Family Restaurant, 1229 Wilbur Ave., Somerset. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
LUNCH & LEARN
Blockchain and bitcoin
Attend a lunch-and-learn session, featuring a presentation on blockchain and bitcoin. The event is suited for project managers, team leaders, software developers, and business owners. Thursday, noon to 1 p.m., Bertucci’s, 799 Main St., Cambridge. $20. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Group mentorship program
Entrepreneurs, business founders, and those looking to start a business who are interested in participating in a group mentorship program are invited to attend a networking event hosted by the Professional Team Mentoring Network. Teams will create an action plan and build on each other’s knowledge. Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m., The Liberty Hotel, 215 Charles St., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.