The Marblehead Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its 2023-2024 Educational Workshop Series, a roster of in-person events aimed at aiding local businesses. The workshops will take place at 62 Pleasant St.
— Business insurance and liability coverage: David Bruett, an insurance industry veteran with 18 years of experience, will lead a workshop on business insurance and liability coverage Sept. 6, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The session will discuss various types of business insurance policies and offer a Q&A on both business and personal insurance. Lunch is included.
— Fraud prevention: Aileen Sheehan, senior vice president at Eastern Bank, will host a “Fraud Schemes & Statistics” workshop on Sept. 20, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch will also be provided.
— Retirement savings: Dan Brothers, a certified financial planner with Edward Jones, will discuss the “Secure Act 2.0” Oct. 4, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The workshop will explore new legislative changes intended to bolster retirement savings.
— Stress management through organization: Rachel Carlino-Dangora, founder of Make Peace with Organizing, will present on “Professional Organizing to De-Stress Your Life” on Nov. 13, noon-1 p.m. The workshop will focus on techniques to improve productivity and overall well-being.
— Property Insurance Basics: Melissa Sherwood of Panakio Adjusters, Inc. will lead a session on “Property Insurance Claim 101” from noon-1 p.m. on Dec. 13. The workshop aims to provide fundamental knowledge about property insurance claims in case of fire, flood or pipe break incidents.
— Customer acquisition: Michael Thompson, a SCORE certified mentor, will host a workshop on “How To Get More Customers” from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Jan. 10. The session will offer strategies for effectively attracting and retaining customers.
Workshops are free for Chamber members and $10 for non-members. To register, email Katherine at Katherine@marbleheadchamber.org. Lunch will be provided for workshops that overlap with lunchtime.