Business meetings, seminars and events (2/11/13)

Wednesday

Project Management Institute, Alaska Chapter's monthly dinner meeting is 5:30- 8 p.m., Petroleum Club of Anchorage, 3301 C St. Linda Leary, president of Carlile Transportation, will discuss "Logistics: Serving Alaska from Ship, Road, Rail and Air." Register online. $35 at door. (pmiak.org)

National Association of Women in Construction monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., AGC of Alaska, 8005 Schoon St. This is a good opportunity to meet other women in the construction industry. Guest speaker is Lynne Seville from Parker Smith & Feek. She'll talk about workers compensation. Networking is at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is at 6 p.m. $25 per meal. (562-2336, nawic-ak.org)

thursday

Build Your Business with Social Media and Blogging, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 430 W. Seventh Ave., Suite 110. This class, led by Cherilynn Stone, covers the ideal five social media marketing platforms for business including Facebook. There is an emphasis on utilizing blogs as your main website to drive traffic to and from other social media platforms. Use these platforms in an automated system that leverages your efforts, giving you online domination without the huge time commitment. $35. (274-7232, aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com)