The Business Calendar runs each Sunday in the Business section. Notices of meetings, seminars and workshops of interest to the Buffalo-area business community should be sent to the Business News Desk of The News, Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240, by the preceding Thursday.
An OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry training course will be held from 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the OSHA Training Institute Education Center of Niagara County Community College, 20 East Ave., Lockport. The course, designed for private sector personnel, will present detailed information on how the OSHA Act can be implemented in the workplace, rights and responsibilities, the appeals process and record keeping. Bring your copy of OSHA Standards 29 CFR 1910. For more information/reservations, phone 433-1856.
Forty Plus of Buffalo Inc., a job search assistance organization, will hold a free informational meeting for prospective participants at 10 a.m. in its 7th floor office at 701 Seneca St. Forty Plus assists mature unemployed and about-to-be unemployed executives, managers,supervisors and other professionals in developing and implementing a local or national job search. For more information, phone 856-0491.
The Amherst Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business After Hours Summer Barbecue from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Snyder Fire Hall, 4531 Main St. Tours of the project recently completed by Duchscherer Oberst Design will be available. New members welcome; phone 882-0100.
The Audubon Networking Group will meet from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Quality Inn, 4217 Genesee St. For more information, phone 839-4556.
Forty Plus will present a seminar on how to prepare and submit electronic resumes at 9 a.m. at its office, 701 Seneca St. Jane Harrington, assistant vice president of human resources for M&T Bank, will detail the specified format for resumes that are computer scanned and sorted by larger companies. A human resource specialist will explain how these new "keyword resumes" can produce better results than the traditional use of resumes alone. There is a $10 fee for non-members, $10 for inactive members, free for active members. For more information, phone 856-0491.
The Network Referral Club, a professional leads generation group, will hold its biweekly meeting at 7:45 a.m. the Golden Parachute restaurant, 5735 Main St., Williamsville. For more information, phone Phyllis Hammill at 837-4595.
A resume/job search seminar for job seekers of all ages will be conducted by Forty Plus of Buffalo Inc. from 10:05 a.m. to 1:05 p.m. in the organization's 7th floor office at 701 Seneca St. The $35 fee includes a resume book. For more information and reservations, phone 856-0491 or 655-4526.
The Buffalo Council on World Affairs and the Buffalo-Niagara Region Council for International visitors will present an in-depth program on "China from the European Perspective" at 12:15 p.m. in Campbell Student Union Assembly Hall, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave. Professor Vermandel from Antwerp University will speak. There is a $10 fee for non-members of BCWA. For more information, phone 852-6406.