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11/30/2005 - Terabyte Tidbits

Legal Basics Workshops: Contract Dos And Don'ts
Thursday, December 1, 2005, 12:00 - 1:00 pm. The Inland Northwest Women's Business Center is pleased to offer its third installment of Legal Basics Workshops: Contract Dos and Don'ts. If you want tips on what to look for in a contract and need to know what wording should be included in a basic contract, this workshop is for you. Instructors for this workshop series are Associates from Witherspoon, Kelley, Davenport, Toole P.S. The workshop will be at the Women’s Business Center, 827 W. 1st Ave. Suite 121 Spokane. Pre-registration required. Cost: $15.00. This workshop is limited in size, so RSVP now to 509.747.2821.

Washington State Tax Reporting Workshop
Tuesday, December 6, 7:30 am to 9:30 am. Spokane Regional Chamber of Commerce and SCORE present “Washington State Tax Reporting Workshop” at the BIZStreet Resource Center SBA Training Room, at 801 W Riverside, Suite 200, Spokane. The workshop will focus on how to accurately report and process the following taxes to the State of Washington: Taxpayer Rights & Responsibilities, Business & Occupation (B&O) Taxes, Retail Sales Tax, Tax Incentives, Resale Certificates, Use Tax, Public Utility Taxes, Special Taxes and Fees,Tax Return Payment and Reporting, Helpful Hints, Audit Process, Personal Property Tax, and Services and Resources. The presenter is Melissa Sharp who works for the State Department of Revenue. Cost of the workshop is $10 for Chamber Members and $15 for non members. For registration and information call 509-353-2800 (BIZStreet Resource Center).

SITSA Presents: Parallel Processing on Multi-core Computers
Tuesday, December 13, Socializing: 5:30 pm; Presentation: 6:00 pm. Parallel Processing on Multi-core Computer presented by Timothy Rolfe, PhD, EWU. Both under Java (via Java threads) and under C/C++ in Unix (via Posix threads), one can gain access to parallel processing by using threads running in tandem upon the cores of the computer. One can (obviously) do better if the host computer is not just multi-core but multi-processor. SITSA will meet in the SIRTI Board Room, 4th Floor, at 665 N. Riverpoint Blvd., Spokane, WA.

Workshop: "Hiring Basics"
Wednesday, December 14, 2005 12:00 - 1:00 pm The Inland Northwest Women's Business Center is delighted to have Julie Prafke of Humanix Corp facilitate our workshop: “Hiring Basics” – To Temp. or Not to Temp. We've limited the workshop to 1 Hour - and built in time for questions and answers. Workshop will be at WBC, 827 W. 1st Ave. Suite 121 Spokane. . Pre- registration is required. For more information or to check out the ongoing calendar of events, please visit the INWBC website at www.inwbc.org or call Kirsten at 509.747.2821.

EFGN December Workshop -- Building A Booming Business
Wednesday, December 14, 2005, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. “Building a Booming Business” will be presented by Pete Chase and Purcell Systems. Purcell Systems is a true Spokane success story. The company has grown so fast, it’s on its third location in as many years. Only five years old, and with a three-year growth rate of 2,273 percent, Purcell ranked 21st on this year's Inc. 500 list of the fastest growing companies in the United States-in their first year of eligibility. The company’s sophisticated equipment cabinets house the electronics and backup power supplies for cell-phone and broadband communications towers throughout the world.

Come meet co-founder Pete Chase and learn how a few Spokane entrepreneurs managed such torrid growth, how the company struggled to find venture capital, and built a global business in such a short time. Pete will offer lessons on how your company can find funding, facilities, and good employees while turning out world-class products and services. Held in the SIRTI Board Room, 4th Floor, at 665 N. Riverpoint Blvd., Spokane, WA. For more information, e-mail info@efgn.org or call (509) 483-2320. Free.

SNUG Presents: Programming with Windows Presentation Foundation
Wednesday, December 14, 2005 at 6:00 PM. Spokane .NET Users Group continues with "Programming with Windows Presentation Foundation." In this session they will start "Post PDC Series". The first in the series is a lap around Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF). This session will start off with explaining what WPF is and then dive into how WPF allows for a rich and dynamic User Experience. Presented by Michael Stokesbary. Meetings are held in room 301 of the Herak building on the Gonzaga University campus. Parking is available on Sharp and the surrounding neighborhood, but on campus parking requires a pass. Free.

APerfectWeb Announces Kim Hotstart Web Site Launch
Kim Hotstart Manufacturing Company is a leading manufacturer of diesel engine block heaters based in Spokane, Washington. The company was established in 1942 with the original patent for engine coolant heating. Customers use Hotstart heaters to preheat their diesel engines giving them easy starts, immediate full power, reduced engine wear, reduced emissions, and reduced fuel consumption. Kim Hotstart’s Web site, (www.kimhotstart.com), utilizes APerfectWeb’s InSuite Web site software, Web site design, and custom software development services.

Informatics Bachelor’s Degree Granted Approval for WSU Spokane
Washington State University has received approval from the state Higher Education Coordinating Board for a Bachelor of Science in Informatics degree, with all upper-division course work offered at the Spokane campus. WSU Spokane will begin accepting students into the new program spring semester 2006, and is currently advising students completing prerequisite course work at the Pullman campus and at area community colleges.

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