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Tuesday
Worker’s Compensation Seminar: Anchorage and Webinar, 10: a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 430 W. Seventh Ave., No. 110. Are you an employer? Do you need Worker’s Compensation insurance? This workshop covers everything you need and want to know about workers’ compensation insurance. Pre-registration required. Free. (786-7276, aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com)
Small Business Insurance: Anchorage and Webinar, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 430 W. Seventh Ave., No. 110. Is business insurance required for my small business? If so, what kind of insurance do I need? This workshop will cover the basics of general business insurance including: Pre-registration and prepayment required. $20. (786-7276, aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com)

Wednesday
QuickBooks 2013 for Small Business, 9: a.m. to 4 p.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 430 W. Seventh Ave., No. 110. This workshop provides information on understanding the QuickBooks interface, setting up a new company, managing the chart of accounts, creating customer and vendor lists, creating invoices and receiving payments, paying bills, managing employees, handling sales tax and using QuickBooks reports. Pre-payment and pre-registration is required. $150. (786-7276, aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com)
Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber lunch forum, noon to 1 p.m., Eagle River Ale House, 11901 Old Glenn Highway. The guest speaker will be Jim Renkert, who will discuss the upcoming “Nike Site Summit Cold War Conference: A Centennial Event.” Reservations are encouraged. $3 to $16. (694-4702)

coming up
At the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce’s forum next week, Matt Larkin from Dittman Research will review and present a detailed and intriguing presentation recapping the Aug. 19 primary election results and discuss what that means for the Nov. 4 election in terms of the matchups and the ballot measures. Noon-1 p.m. Aug. 25, Dena’ina Convention Center. Reservations are due by 5 p.m. Friday, online or by phone. (anchoragechamber.org or 272-2401)