Detroit Chamber’s Maverick Marketing Monday is Back: Maverick Marketing Monday, part of the Detroit Regional Chamber’s small business programming, Small Business: Unlocked, is back for another program year. On Monday, Sept. 9, hear from Jeff Chu of Fast Company, the world’s leading progressive business media brand based in New York, on how to turn your customers into brand ambassadors. This discussion will touch on how small and medium-sized businesses can maximize their brand awareness with less time and fewer resources, all while making use of the latest technology. Learn more and register today. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Emagine Royal Oak theater. Tickets are $20 for chamber members, $50 for future members or $99 for a season pass to all six Maverick Marketing Monday events. Each session includes a boxed lunch and beverage. The October Maverick Marketing Monday, Oct. 14, will feature Jeff Barrett of Status Creative, who will share his expertise on creating engaging content using video and YouTube to build the brand of your small or medium-sized business. For more information, please contact Marianne Alabastro at (313) 596-0479.
Ann Arbor Spark Sets Monthly ‘Hot Shots’: The Ann Arbor Spark Hot Shots – Career Connections free event will be held Aug. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Conor O’Neill’s in downtown Ann Arbor. Featured employers include Arbor Insight, Ann Arbor Spark, Brightwing, Huron Gastro, Poly Informatics, Nutriinfo.com, Technical Engineering Consultants and more. Please remember to bring along copies of your resume or business cards along with your appetite for the complementary hors d’oeuvre. Michigan Works will be on site to provide resume reviews for job seekers. More at http://www.annarborusa.org.