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Thursday, Jan. 23

The Greater Omaha Chamber is hosting its annual membership meeting from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the CHI Health Center Omaha. The Chamber will recap the accomplishments of the prior year, provide attendees with an annual report, present the goals and directions for the coming year and recognize volunteer leadership. This event also includes a keynote address from Daniel Coyle, New York Times best-selling author, from subject matter expert focused on content that directly aligns with the Chamber’s program of work efforts. Res- ervations are due Jan. 16. No refunds will be granted after this date.

The National Safety Council Nebraska is kicking off its Safe at Work Breakfast Series 2020 with speaker Tim Gard of Sticky Safety. Participants will identify safety traps and embrace safety solutions that prevent accidents and boost morale and retention. Gard, CSP, CPAE, is a motiva- tional speaker, corporate entertainer, and Emcee. Registration for the event is online and tickets cost $40 for members, $45 for nonmembers.

Sierra Club will have its legislative update on environmental issues in the 2020 Unicameral with Jim Cavanaugh, Nebraska Sierra Club legal counsel, and Michael O’Hara from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. Hear about the current environmental issues facing our state, and what kinds of legislation we can expect from Nebraska legislators in the 2020 session. Bills will have been introduced, and we’ll learn which bills the Sierra Club is actively supporting and will be testifying on, and which bills we need to oppose. Sierra Club programs are free and open to the public. Refreshments provided.

Wednesday, Jan 29

The American Marketing Association Omaha Chapter is hosting its January 2020 Workshop on “What Are Personas” from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at SilverStone Group. Ann Pedersen, director of strategic communications and public relations at OBI Creative, will lead the conversation. Registration is online.

The Sarpy County Chamber is kicking of its 2020 luncheon lineup with ActionCOACH’s Jim Barger who will share the 21 most common marketing mistakes. Business growth is driven by marketing, but most business owners are not trained or experienced in marketing, so they often focus on the wrong things. This is a practical and entertaining dive into powerful marketing. The talk is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sarpy County Chamber. Registration is online.

Thursday, Jan. 30

The Nebraska Healthcare Financial Management Association is hosting the State of the Senior Care Industry Summit. The Summit has been approved for up to 14 hours of CPE. The event will take place at the Embassy Suites La Vista Hotel & Conference Center and will continue thr following day. Registration is online.

The Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Omaha Chapter is hosting its Annual Regulatory Update Luncheon and Scholarship Raffle from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Security National Bank, 1120 S. 101st Street. Janine M. Meyer, tax partner at Seim Johnson, and Megan L. Koziol, tax manager at Seim Johnson, will be the speakers. Registration is avaliable online.

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