RAVENEL BUSINESS WORKSHOP: The Charleston County Small Business Enterprise Program and the S.C. Small Business Development Center hold a free workshop on starting a business: “Do You Have the Right Stuff?” 6-7:30 p.m. St. Paul’s Service Center, 5962 S.C. Highway 165, Ravenel. Register at www.charleston county.org/sbe or 958-4753.
THOUGHTS ON CAPITALISM: The Bastiat Society meets. 6-8 p.m. Barbara Jean’s, 99 S. Market St., Charleston. Scheduled speaker is Bradley K. Hobbs, the BB&T distinguished professor of free enterprise at Florida Gulf Coast University and a visiting scholar at Clemson University. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
COMPUTER SECURITY: The S.C. Tech Academy of the Coastal Community Foundation begins a four-part class, “Computer Security 101” for nonprofit staffers, board members and volunteers. 9-11 a.m. weekly through April 30. 635 Rutledge Ave., Suite 201, Charleston. $59. Registration required. Go to www.sctechacademy.org to register.
PERSONAL FINANCE: The National Foundation for Credit Counseling, Family Services and TD Bank hold a free personal finance workshop: “Credit Cents.” 6 p.m., 4925 Lacross Road, Suite 105, North Charleston. Registration requested. Contact Kristin Glantz at email@example.com or 735-7842.
Making Ends Meet: A free personal finance workshop: “Making Ends Meet.” 6 p.m., 4925 Lacross Road, Suite 105, North Charleston. Registration requested. Contact Kristin Glantz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 735-7842.
BERKELEY CHAMBER MEETING: The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce annual meeting. 6:30 p.m. Daniel Island Club, 600 Island Park Drive, Daniel Island. $75 for members; $100 for others. Register at 577-9549, 761-8238 or www.berkeleysc.org.
HONORING EDUCATORS: The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce holds its 2013 Teacher of the Year breakfast. 7:30 a.m. Trident Technical College Complex for Economic Development, 7000 Rivers Avenue, Bldg. 920 North Charleston. Call 577-9549 or 761-8238 or go to www.berkeleysc.org to register online.
LEGAL TALK FOR BUSINESSES: The coastal chapter of SCORE holds a workshop on the advantages and disadvantages of various legal structures, partnerships, contracts and leases. 6-9 p.m. College of Charleston’s Towell Library, 66 George St. Scheduled speaker is attorney John “Skip” Martin. $25. Register at www.score285.org or by calling 727-4778.
CORPORATE LEADERSHIP FORUM: The Citadel and the National Association of Corporate Directors hold the Citadel Directors’ Institute to explore leadership issues for corporate board members and top executives. 6:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Charleston Place Hotel. Keynote speaker is James Rogers, CEO of Duke Energy. Email email@example.com or call Wesley M. Jones Jr. at 953-7531.
QUALITY CONFERENCE: The Lowcountry section of the American Society for Quality holds its 2013 Lowcountry Quality Conference. Theme: “The Role of Quality in the Lowcountry’s Future” Sheraton Charleston Airport Hotel, 4770 Goer Drive, North Charleston. Scheduled Jeffery Jones, quality director for Boeing in North Charleston. Topic: “The Future of Quality at Boeing. $79-$160 before April 1; $89-$179 afterward. Go to 123signup.com/register?id=bmnhh to register. Call Dean Creed at 761-8000, extension 4773, for more information.