Mini Job Fair, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the York County CareerCenter, 9 Bodwell Court, Springvale. Free. No pre-registration. Contact: 324-5460 or (800) 343-0151.


“Lockout/Tagout Procedures,” Maine Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Standards SafetyWorks! Training Institute program. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Maine Department of Labor, 45 Commerce Drive, Augusta. Training session covers the OSHA requirements and procedures to ensure safety and protection during repair and maintenance of equipment. To register, call (877) 723-3345.


“The Workforce Challenge of Our Age,” a free half-day seminar detailing the challenges of managing work abilities, job fitness, caregiving, compliance and liability in the face of discrimination. 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Abromson Center, Portland campus, University of Southern Maine. Sponsored by Clark Insurance and KMA Human Resources Consulting. To register, employers can call 523-2254 or email [email protected]

Oct. 16

“The Evolution of Work,” 7:30-9:30 a.m., with Katy Tynan of MindBridge Partners. Sponsored by the Association for Consulting Expertise and held at Portland Country Club, Falmouth. Includes networking, breakfast and round-table discussion: “Communication in the Workplace.” The cost is $22 for members and $28 for nonmembers. Register at or call (800) 464-5043.


SCORE offers workshops in Portland and Norway. For details and to register for Portland workshops, visit or call 772-1147 weekday mornings. For information on programs at Oxford Hills SCORE, go to or call 743-0499.

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