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Monday, Sept. 3
Learn how automation can help scale your business at an event hosted by technology platform Accelo. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Monday, 6 to 9 p.m., Industrious Coworking Space, 22 Boston Wharf Road, 7th floor, Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Tuesday, Sept. 4
Unlocking company growth
Meet fellow professionals at Hypergrowth, a marketing and sales conference focused on rapid growth. Sponsored by marketing platform Drift, speakers include two-time Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman and YouTube star Casey Neistat. Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, 290 Northern Ave., Boston. $106. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Light up your cannabis connections
Cannabis professionals and advocates can network at a meetup hosted by nonprofit Cannabis Society. Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m., District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Wednesday, Sept. 5
Watch companies compete
See 10 startups compete to be featured on WeWork’s new marketplace WeMRKT. Attendees can sample food, drinks, and goods. Wednesday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., WeWork, 501 Boylston St., 10th floor, Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Advertising on Facebook
Get an overview of Facebook’s advertising platform at a workshop from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Enterprise Forum of Cambridge. Participants will learn strategies and traps to avoid. Wednesday, 6 to 7:30 p.m., MIT Tang Center, 70 Memorial Drive, Room E51-149, Cambridge. $20 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Thursday, Sept. 6
Advice for solo business owners
Learn to stay connected while running a business on your own at a session hosted by consulting firm Dewpoint Communications. “Solopreneurs” can conect and learn strategies to combat isolation. Thursday, 3 to 4 p.m., CIC Cambridge, 1 Broadway, 5th floor, Santa Clara Room, Cambridge. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Meet like-minded businesspeople at a speed networking event. Attendees will list people they would like to see again and receive a list of mutual connections within 24 hours. Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m., Itadaki, 269 Newbury St., Boston. $26. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Friday, Sept. 7
Learn how technology is shaping finance
Hear about how bitcoin is changing the world from John Hargrave, publisher of the Bitcoin Market Journal. Attendees will learn how blockchain can improve their business. Friday, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Hyannis Golf Course, 1840 Iyannough Rd., Hyannis. $15 for members, $20 for guests. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.