Business Women's Network of Howard County — Third Wednesdays, luncheon meetings. Promotes and supports a network of professional women in their careers as executives, business owners and leaders. Homewood Suites, 8320 Benson Drive, Columbia. $45 per guest. 410-740-0126, http://www.bwn-hoco.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job Club — First Tuesdays, 10 a.m. Open to all adults. $10 donation. Pinnacle Empowerment Center. Cindy, 410-799-1097 to register and learn about upcoming workshops/programs offered. http://www.EmpowerCtr.org.
LeTip of Howard County-Business Networking and Tips — Wednesdays, 7:15 a.m. Bring business cards. Hilton Garden Inn, 8241 Snowden River Pkwy., Columbia. http://www.LeTipHC.com.
National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors–Carroll/Howard — Sept. 8, 8:30 a.m. Speaker will be Eric Rittmeyer, Fidelis Mortgage, whose topic will be "Evolution of the HECM: Today's Reverse Mortgage." Approved for two Life and Health Continuing Education Credits. Harvey Tegeler, 410-876-0500 by Sept. 5 to register. Guests are welcome. $35 for nonmembers. Best Western Catering & Conference Center, 451 WMC Drive, Westminster.