FRIDAY, NOV. 1
TOASTMASTERS MEETING: 4701.toastmastersclubs.org. 7-8 a.m. Free. Supervalu, 7075 Flying Cloud Dr., Eden Prairie.
TUESDAY, NOV. 5
FINANCIAL SERVICES LUNCHEON: How to assist disabled veterans to succeed in the industry. www.cfamn.org. 11:30 a.m. $20. Oak Grill, 700 Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-317-2888.
BUSINESS ADVISER SESSION: "The Trusted Adviser: Why You Need One, How to Be One." Presented by Karen Turnquist from Turnquist Consulting. 7:30-9 a.m. $20. The Prouty Project, 6385 Old Shady Oak Rd., suite 260, Eden Prairie. 952-942-2922.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6
EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR LAW SEMINAR: Changes in laws and the strategies to minimize potential liabilities. Presented by Fredikson & Byron. 7:45 a.m.-3:45 p.m. $200. Marriott City Center, 30 S. 7th St., Mpls. 612-492-7866.
TUESDAY, NOV. 12
MEETING TECHNOLOGY TRENDS: Sam Smith from Interactive Meeting Technology will speak. Advance registration required. www.mpimn.org. 5:30-7:30 p.m. $10. Mystic Lake Hotel and Casino, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd., Prior Lake. 651-917-6243.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 13
HUMAN RESOURCE LUNCHEON: Sue Plaster from Sue Plaster Consulting will speak about talent management and succession planning. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $25-$50. Golden Valley Golf and Country Club, 7001 Golden Valley Rd., Golden Valley. 763-452-4626.
THURSDAY, NOV. 14
HEALTH CARE AND MEDTECH BREAKFAST SEMINAR: Speakers include Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson, CVRx chief executive Nadim Yared and Mayo Clinic's Vèronique Roger. www.collaborative.net. 7:45-11:05 a.m. $20-$85. Metropolitan Ballroom, 5418 Wayzata Blvd., Golden Valley. 612-338-3828.
BUSINESS LUNCHEON: "Positioning Your Business for Success in 2014." Syndicated broadcaster Jason Lewis will speak. www.nhachamber.com. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $25. The Minneapolis Boulevard Hotel, 2200 Freeway Blvd., Brooklyn Center. 763-424-6744.