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Networking Events

Columbus Networking August 2018

Monday 08/13/2018

Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Branch

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Grants for Nonprofits

Learn how to use the library’s resources to develop or sustain a nonprofit organization.

Topics include the Foundation Center and its research databases

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Source: https://www.columbuslibrary.org/events/415846

 

Wednesday 08/15/2018

Who:     Otterbein University

Where: The Point at Otterbein University STEAM Innovation Center

60 Collegeview Road, Westerville OH. 43081

What:   Ross Leadership Hour

When:   7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Source: http://rossleadership.com/

 

Who:     Grandview Heights Public Library

Where:   Conference Room A

1685 W. First Ave. Columbus, OH

What:    1 on 1 Career Coaching

When:   5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Explore career options & make effective career decisions. Call Fred Points, of the Career

Center at Jewish Family Services, at 614-559-0118 to reserve a free 30-minute session in

Conference Room A.

Source: http://ghpl.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=3344&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/08/01

 

Thursday 08/16/2018

Who:     Pickerington Chamber of Commerce RSVP: $15, Members, $20, Non-Member

Where:  Zion Pickerington

5780 Reynoldsburg Baltimore Road, Pickerington, Oh 43147

Theresa Byers, 614-837-1958, contact for additional details

What:     Membership Luncheon

When:   11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Source: https://www.pickeringtonchamber.com/events/details/membership-luncheon-august-16-2018-9611

Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Branch

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Resume for Job Hunters

Learn strategies and tools for creating and updating your resume. Familiarity with basic computer skills, including mouse and keyboard, is required.

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Source: https://www.columbuslibrary.org/events/413840

 

Who:    Reynoldsburg Chamber of Commerce – 3rd Thursday of every month

Where: Comfort Suites at East Broad & I-270

70 Perry Lane, Columbus, OH

What:    Monthly Networking Hour

Thursday Aug 16, 2018

When:   8:15 AM – 9:15 AM

Source: http://www.reynoldsburgchamber.com/events/details/monthly-networking-hour-08-16-2018-61

 

Who:     Westerville Chamber of Commerce – RSVP, Free Members, $5 Non-Members

Where: Liberty National Bank

33 S. Cleveland Avenue, Westerville, Oh 43081

What:   Business After Hours

When:   5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Join your fellow chamber members at the Business After Hours, complete with light

Appetizers, beverages, door prizes and valuable networking.

Source: https://www.westervillechamber.com/events/details/business-after-hours-august-2018-2941

 

Who:    Dublin Chamber of Commerce – $10 Donation

Where: Starting at Brick House Blue, ending at Pins Mechanical

6605 Longshore Street, Suite 240, Dublin, OH 43017

What:    Brew Hop at Bridge Park & Business After Hours

This is your opportunity to check out all the great new establishments at Bridge Park and support the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption! All net proceeds t will benefit the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

For a $10 donation, all participants will receive a Brew Hop Passport and wristband and can take advantage of drink and food specials.  We will all meet up first at Brick House Blue, 6605 Longshore St., Ste. 240, and then we will hop from establishment to establishment before ending your evening at PINS Mechanical Company. At PINS you will have the opportunity to enter to win some amazing door prizes!

Some of the great places participating include:
•    Brick House Blue (starting point)
•    Cap City Fine Diner & Bar
•    Local Cantina
•    RAM Restaurant & Brewery
•    Fukuryu Ramen
•    VASO Rooftop Lounge
•    Pins Mechanical (ending point)

Exhibiting Businesses include:
•    The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
•    Kilwins
•    MESH Fitness
•    Spavia Day Spa
•    River Park Dental
•    New Albany Chamber of Commerce
•    Young Catholic Professionals

When:   4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Source: https://www.dublinchamber.org/events/details/brew-hop-at-bridge-park-business-after-hours-6768

Monday 08/20/2018

Who:     D.A.N.G – Dublin Area Networking Group – Recurring every 3rd Monday of every month

Where: Rusty Bucket

6726 Perimeter Loop Dublin, Oh 43017

What:   Business Networking Luncheon@ Rusty Bucket – RSVP

When:   11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Source: https://www.meetup.com/Dublin-Area-Networking-Group/events/252158977/

 

Who:     United Career Fairs – NOTE: Focus is on limited job functions

Where: Marriott and Residence Inn

3100 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Oh 43202

What:   Columbus Career Fair

Our career fairs focus specifically on Sales, Business Development, Marketing, Customer Service, and Retail & Sales Management jobs, and offer you individual, face-to-face time with hiring managers from a variety of different companies. All of our events are held in the evening, making it easier to work around your existing job schedule.

When:   6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/columbus-career-fair-august-20th-sales-management-business-development-marketing-registration-47451418470?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

 

Tuesday 08/21/2018

Who:     Columbus – Network After Work – RSVP $15

Where:   Granero Lounge

51 Vine Street, Columbus, OH 43215

What:     Network After Work at Granero Lounge

Hosted by America’s leader in networking mixer events, enjoy introductions and  conversations after work weekday in a casual environment ideal for networking featuring a large bar with rotating beers on tap.
It’s a great chance to get out of your office (home or otherwise), step away from the computer, put your phone down, and meet new people who are eager to exchange ideas,  make connections, explore partnerships, find employees, get to know you, or just shoot the breeze about movies and sports.

• Color-Connect Name Badge
• Complimentary Appetizers from 6-7pm
• Drink Specials from 6-9pm

Whether you have a specific business or career goal in mind, or just see the value in having

deeper roots in the local community, this is the event for you.
When:   6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Source: https://www.meetup.com/Columbus-Network-After-Work-Business-Networking-Events/events/252032564/

 

Wednesday 08/22/2018

Who:    Dublin Chamber of Commerce – RSVP $10 for members, $35 for non-members

Where: Honda Heritage Center

24025 Honda Parkway, Marysville, OH 43040

What:    Network Dublin! Business Breakfast & Joint Chamber Meeting with Honda of America

At this special breakfast, you will join members from the Dublin, Logan County and Union County Chambers of Commerce for networking, breakfast, and to learn updates on current Honda activities that impact our region, as well as new details on the US33 Smart Innovation

Corridor.

The schedule will be:

  • 8:00 – 8:15 a.m.      Welcome & Introductions
  • 8:15 – 8:30 a.m.      Honda Update
  • 8:30 – 8:45 a.m.      UU 33 Smart Innovation Corridor
  • 8:45 – 9:00 a.m.      Questions/Answers
  • 9:00 a.m.                 Adjourn

Check in starts at 7:30 a.m. and the program follows at 8 a.m. Bring your business cards and start making new contacts before your competition even gets into the office!

When:   7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Source: https://www.dublinchamber.org/events/details/networkdublin-business-breakfast-and-joint-chamber-meeting-with-honda-of-america-6932

 

Who:    Network Nite – http://www.networknite.com RSVP: $21.50 – $26

Where: Grandview Café East Broad & I-270

1455 W. 3rd Avenue, Columbus, OH 43212

What:    Speed Networking

Thursday Aug 16, 2018

When:   7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/presented-to-you-by-networknite-business-professionals-speed-networking-event-in-columbus-tickets-47337394421?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

 

Thursday 08/23/2018

Who:     Employment for Seniors

Where: Fawcett Center

Olentangy River Road, Columbus, 43201

What:   Senior Career Expo

When:  August 23, 2018

8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Source: https://employseniors.org

 

Friday 08/24/2018

 Who:     Hilliard Chamber of Commerce – RSVP, $19 Members, $25 Non-Members

Where: Courtyard by Marriott – Columbus West

2350 Westbelt Drive, Columbus, Oh 43228

What:   Chamber Luncheon – Ohio’s Infrastructure and Its Future

When: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Please join us at our August 24th luncheon to discuss Ohio’s Infrastructure and Its Future! The

Director of Ohio Department of Transpiration, Jerry Wray, will be our speaker to share updates

and what is next for improving Ohio’s infrastructure.
Source: http://business.hilliardchamber.org/events/details/august-chamber-luncheon-4349

 

Who:    Columbus AMA – American Marketing Association – RSVP

Where: Improving Enterprises

One Easton Oval, Ste. 175, Columbus, OH 43219

What:   Job Transition Strategies – Recruiter Q & A and Resume Review Event

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/job-transition-strategies-recruiter-qa-and-resume-review-event-tickets-47272259601

 

Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Library

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Market Research for Entrepreneurs

Learn how to use the library’s online resources to identify potential customers, target your

market and find industry reports.

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Source: https://www.columbuslibrary.org/events/413845

 

Tuesday 08/28/2018

Who:    Dublin Chamber of Commerce – RSVP $10 for members, $35 for non-members

Where: Game-U

7533 Sawmill Road, Dublin, OH 43016

What:    Network Dublin! Business Breakfast

Start your day off right with hot coffee and the opportunity to develop new business

connections at this month’s NetworkDublin! Business Breakfast. These monthly morning

events provide the perfect opportunity for you to meet new contacts and improve your

business knowledge.

When:   7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Source: https://www.dublinchamber.org/events/details/networkdublin-business-breakfast-08-28-2018-6815

 

Who:     Ability Professional Network – LinkedIn Training 4th Tuesday of each month

Where: 565 Metro Place South, Dublin, Oh 43017

What:   How to Brand Yourself/Business on LinkedIn

When:   9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Source: http://www.abilityprofessional.com/linkedin-training/

 

Wednesday 08/29/2018

 Who:     National Career Fairs – Register online

Where: Hyatt Regency Columbus

350 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Columbus Career Fair – Live Recruiting/Hiring Event

When:   11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/columbus-career-fair-august-29-2018-live-recruitinghiring-event-tickets-38736489884?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

 

Thursday 08/30/2018

Who:     Transition Café of Central Ohio RSVP – $10 Preregister, $15 at the door

200 Campus View., Suite 200, Columbus, OH 43235

What:     Monthly Networking Meeting

When:   8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Source: http://columbus.transitioncafe.com/

 

Friday 08/31/2018

 Who:     Pickerington Chamber of Commerce – Buy your own lunch

Where:  Buffalo Wild Wings

2386 Taylor Square Drive, Pickerington, Oh 43068

Teresa Byers, 614-837-1958, for additional details

What:     Lunch Mob at Buffalo Wild Wings

When:   11:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Source: https://www.pickeringtonchamber.com/events/details/lunch-mob-august-31-2018-9635

 

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Future:

Who:     Columbus Metropolitan Club – Use link below to get the specific details

Where: The Boathouse at Confluence Park

679 W. Spring Street, Columbus OH 43216

What:   Various Topics Concerning Columbus

When: July and August calendar

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Source: http://www.columbusmetroclub.org/upcoming-events

 

Who:     ABC 6

Where: Grand Event Center – Grandview Yards

820 Goodale Blvd, Grandview Heights, OH 43212

What:   Job Boot Camp

When:  October 10, 2018

Source: http://abc6onyourside.com/on-your-side/job-boot-camp/job-boot-camp

 

Who:     Westerville Public Library – On Leave for the summer – on schedule again in Sept.

RSVP Recurring 3rd Tuesday of the month

Where: Tutor Room 1

126 S. State Street, Westerville OH. 43081

614-882-7277

What:   Resume Review

When:   2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Schedule a 30-minute session to have your resume coach Sharon Hamersley for tips to take

your resume to the next level. Registration required. We will contact you the Friday

before your session to let you know which 30-minute time slot has been reserved

for you.

Source: http://www.westervillelibrary.org/events?event=32407

 

Who:     Westerville Public Library – On leave for the summer – on the schedule again in Sept.

Recurring every 2nd Tuesday of the month

Where: Tutor Room 1, 126 S. State St. Westerville OH. 43081

614-882-7277

What:   Resume Evaluation

When:   2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Sign up for a 30 minute, one on one session to have your resume evaluated by Adult

Services Librarian Erik Johansen. Registration required. We will contact you the Friday

before your session to let you know which 30-minute time slot has been reserved for you.

Source: http://www.westervillelibrary.org/events?event=32409

 

Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Library

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Online Job Hunting

Learn the basics of looking for a job online. We’ll look at online classifieds, job search sites,

company sites and talk about how to avoid scams. Familiarity with basic computer skills

including mouse and keyboard is required.

When: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Source: http://www.columbuslibrary.org/events/397102

 

September 12, 2018
4:30-6:30PM

OSAE After Hours

Hilton Columbus Downtown

OSAE hosts “After Hours,” a series of free networking events, for all our current and prospective members throughout the year in various locations. These informal events feature no reservations or programs.

We simply want to give you the chance to catch up with your peers after a long day in the office, endless travel or a hectic schedule. The key to a successful After Hours event is to relax and bring a friend! We want to meet new people while networking with old friends.

Please join OSAE staff and your peers Wednesday, September 12 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Columbus Downtown, located at 401 N. High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215.

Prior to the event is a CEO Dialogue, for any OSAE member who happens to be the CEO or Executive Director of their organization. To learn more, please select this link.

Valet parking at the hotel is $15. There is also a public parking garage just around the corner on Vine Street (45 Vine Street),  and also at the Arena Crossing Garage (Convention Center Drive). There are meters on High Street in the area, as well.

We hope to see you there!

 

Who:     Columbus Business First  

Where: Columbus Academy

4300 Cherrybottom Road., Gahanna, OH 43230

What:   Breakfast with Business First

When:   7:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Source: https://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/event/162214/2018/breakfast-with-business-first-columbus-academy

Who: ABC 6
Where: Grand Event Center – Grandview Yards
820 Goodale Blvd, Grandview Heights, OH 43212
What: Job Boot Camp
When: October 10, 2018
Source: http://abc6onyourside.com/on-your-side/job-boot-camp/job-boot-camp

Who: Westerville Public Library – On Leave for the summer – on schedule again in Sept.
RSVP Recurring 3rd Tuesday of the month
Where: Tutor Room 1
126 S. State Street, Westerville OH. 43081
614-882-7277
What: Resume Review
When: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Schedule a 30-minute session to have your resume coach Sharon Hamersley for tips to take
your resume to the next level. Registration required. We will contact you the Friday
before your session to let you know which 30-minute time slot has been reserved
for you.
Source: http://www.westervillelibrary.org/events?event=32407

Who: Westerville Public Library – On leaver for the summer – on the schedule again in Sept.
Recurring every 2nd Tuesday of the month
Where: Tutor Room 1, 126 S. State St. Westerville OH. 43081
614-882-7277
What: Resume Evaluation
When: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sign up for a 30 minute, one on one session to have your resume evaluated by Adult
Services Librarian Erik Johansen. Registration required. We will contact you the Friday
before your session to let you know which 30-minute time slot has been reserved for you.
Source: http://www.westervillelibrary.org/events?event=32409

Who: Reynoldsburg Chamber of Commerce – 3rd Thursday of every month
Where: Comfort Suites at East Broad & I-270
70 Perry Lane, Columbus, OH
What: Monthly Networking Hour
Thursday Aug 16, 2018
When: 8:15 AM – 9:15 AM
Source: http://www.reynoldsburgchamber.com/events/details/monthly-networking-hour-05-17-2018-58

Who: Westerville Chamber of Commerce – RSVP: $35 – Members, $45 Non-Members
Where: The Medallion Club
5000 Club Dr., Westerville, Oh 43082
What: Quarterly Membership Luncheon
Get a Stronger Office Today: Corporate Health and Wellness Tip and Trends
When: 11:00 AM – 1:15 PM
Source: https://www.westervillechamber.com/events/details/quarterly-membership-luncheon-may-2018-2944

Who: Columbus Metropolitan Library
Where: Main Library
96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215
What: Online Job Hunting
Learn the basics of looking for a job online. We’ll look at online classifieds, job search sites,
company sites and talk about how to avoid scams. Familiarity with basic computer skills
including mouse and keyboard is required.
When: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Source: http://www.columbuslibrary.org/events/397102

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