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Today

How to Set Up and Maintain a Basic Record Keeping, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Small Business Development Center, 2025 Lloyd Center Mall, $150. Call 503-978-5080.

Upgrade Your Sales Force in 30 Days, sponsored by Sales & Marketing Leadership Group LLC, event for sales managers and executives, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.; also Business Development Essentials, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., 25195 S.W. Parkway, North Wilsonville. Call 503-579-6395.

Saturday

Town hall meeting on global trade and Oregon, sponsored by Local to Global coalition, 1 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 1011 S.W. 12th Ave. Call 503-585-6320.

Tuesday

Family Medical Leave Act and Oregon Family Leave Act: A Primer, sponsored by Barran Liebman LLP, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m., registration starts 7:15 a.m., $25. Call 503-276-2115 for location.

Errors & Omissions Insurance Coverage, sponsored by Independent Real Estate Brokers Association, 8:30 a.m., Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 9300 S.E. Sunnybrook Ave., Clackamas, $10 members, $15 nonmembers, breakfast included. Call 503-256-1163.

Business Plan Development Seminar, sponsored by Oregon Entrepreneurs Forum, 4 p.m., Oregon Graduate Institute, 20000 N.W. Walker Road, $30 members, $45 nonmembers. Call 503-222-2270.

Tips for public speaking, sponsored by Servetus East Toastmasters, 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Kaiser Old Town Hall, 3704 N. Interstate Ave. Call 503-284-0686.

Wednesday

Competency and Skills Necessary for Life Relationships, sponsored by Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., Kingstad Center, 15450 S.W. Millikan Way, Beaverton, $5 nonmembers. Call 503-644-0123.

Thursday

Building a Referral-Based Business, sponsored by Self-Employed Creative Professionals, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., State of Oregon Office Building, 800 N.E. Oregon St., $5. Call 503-387-9339.

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