The 100 worst mistakes
Learn the worst mistakes in government contracting. 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., the El Paso County Citizens Service Center, 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road, contact Jason Rupinski firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Hosted by Colorado PTAC and the Pikes Peak Chapter of the National Contract Management Association.
75th annual rodeo
Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo through July 11, Norris-Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road. For information and prices, log on to pikespeakorbust.org.
Google and business
Using Google has its rewards. Ent Federal Credit Union and the Small Business Development Center, 9 a.m.-noon, 7350 Campus Drive, second floor. Call 574-1100, ext 6670.
Systemize your network
Join savvy business women networkers to learn more about the fine art of “Systemizing Your Networking Followup” with Tish Times, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Hotel Eleganté. RSVP required: ewomennetwork.com.
Two-day workshop on methodology to create efficient processes for women and men, $70, at the Women’s Resource Agency, Citadel Mall, 5:30-7 p.m. Second session is July 9, 5:30-7 p.m., same location. For details, wrainc.org. To register, email@example.com or 471-3170.
Boots ‘N Suits
Business After Hours at the Rodeo by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Authority, 5-7 p.m., $10-$25, Norris-Penrose Event Center. To register, 471-8183.
Movie on Metropolitan Area Projects (MAPS) in Oklahoma City, a community-development model, free, 5:30-7:30 p.m., UCCS University Theater, Room 302. Must register by July 6. To register, coloradospringsbusinessalliance.com. For information, 884-2828.
Grace and St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church hosts the Air Force Academy Falconaires, 7 p.m., free, 601 N. Tejon Ave.
Learn to write a strong, competitive proposal. Sponsored by the Colorado PTAC, 8 – 11:30 a.m., El Paso County Citizens Service Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road.
Buy a home
Home Buying. Ent Federal Credit Union, 10 a.m.-noon, 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, free. Call 574-1100 ext 6670 to register.
Learn about the Pikes Peak Range Riders, $5 suggested donation, free for members, Pioneers Museum, 215 Tejon St., 2-3 p.m. To register, cspm.org.
Retire with money
Aventa Credit Union building your retirement workshop, Dublin branch, free, 6-7:30 p.m., 2735 Dublin Blvd. To register, 482-7648.
CSBJ power lunch
All surrounding city mayors will discuss issues in their cities and how citizens and cities can work together in a regional approach to economic prosperity. Hotel Eleganté, 2886 S. Circle Dr., 11:30 a.m., $25 includes lunch. To register, csbj.com and click on events.
Learn how to start your own business, sponsored by the Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, $15 for seminar, Call 667-3803 for information and to register.
Women in Business
An Evening in Tuscany reception by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Authority, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., $40, Gold Hill Mesa, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive. To register, 471-8183.