Sept. 3, 7:30 to 9 a.m. Kit Prendergast leads a presentation on time management, focusing on what top performers do with their time, reducing time wasters, leveraging work relationships and more. Location: Sparks Holiday Inn, 55 E. Nugget Ave., first floor, Victorian Ballroom. Cost is free. Registration required: Online at www.nsbdc.org/education/calendar, Sparks Chamber of Commerce at 358-1976 or NSBDC at 784-1717.
NxLeveL for Entrepreneurs
Sept. 10 through Dec. 10, 13 weeks, very Thursday, 5:45 to 9 p.m. Comprehensive course for developing or expanding a business. Focused on entrepreneurship, marketing, financing and management. Location: Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Pkwy. Nell J. Redfield Bldg. A, room 215. Cost: $395 per person. Registration required: 784-1717 or www.nsbdc.org/education/calendar.
Export University: Exporting 101
Sept. 18, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. International trade practitioners give first of three-part series to help Nevada companies export and expand international sales. Targeted for manufacturers, producers and service based companies with an interest in exportation. Location: Meadowood S104, 5270 Neil Road. Cost: $60 ($30 with valid student ID). Registration required at (800) 240-7094 or www.nsbdc.org/education/calendar
Operational Strategies for Waste and Cost Management Seminar
Sept. 22, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ken Trankle of the Business Environmental Program at UNR presents a seminar on hazardous waste management, need-to-know compliance requirements and strategies for minimizing waste and controlling costs. Location: NV Energy Power Co., 6100 Neil Road. Cost is free. Registration required at (800) 882-3233, 689-6690 or www.nsbdc.org/education/calendar.