A marketing seminar begins with a breakfast buffet at 7 a.m. at Mill Creek Pub. Chuck Nau of Murray & Nau, Inc. will speak at the seminar, 7:30 to 9 a.m., at the Battle Ground Cinema. Tickets, $10, includes handouts and buffet. Limited space available; reservations required. Hosted by the Battle Ground Chamber. Contact the Chamber, 360-687-1510.
Business and social time: Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce's Business and Social Hour (BASH), 5 to 7 p.m. , second Thursday of each month, Coldwell Banker Commercial at 15th Street Corporate Center. The event is designed to provide members with professional networking in a social atmosphere. Cost: $10 members; $20 others. Registration: 360-694-2588.
Estate planning: Attorney Margaret Madison Phelan will present a seminar on the top myths of estate planning, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 17. Free. Location, necessary reservations, 360-713-5713.
Southwest Washington Human Resources Management Association: 11:30 a.m. Sept. 17, lunch and program, Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. Cost is $25-$35. Steve Rosvold, president of KRM Business Solutions, will speak about Making the Business Case for HR Initiatives. Register: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/446880.
East Vancouver Business Association: Networking breakfast, 8 to 9 a.m. Sept. 19, Columbia Bank, 7500 N.E. 117th Ave.. Topic: Bob West of Clark Public Utilities, will talk about cost saving programs that Clark Public Utilities sponsors for residential and small businesses. Kathy Mensinger, 360-980-2624.
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