October 2016 Biz Calendar

Oct. 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., “IoT in SB,” Impact Hub open house of The Lab, new technology work space, with guided tours to meet startup founders, international manufacturers and enjoy activities for children; free at 1117 State St.; the Lab is for entrepreneurs, start-ups, students, professionals and anyone looking to bring an idea to life; see http://impacthubsb.com/events/

Oct. 5, noon to 1 p.m., “Business Lunch & Learn: Dating Strategies for busy professionals, at the Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce, 104 W. Anapamu St., Suite A; presented by SB Matchmaking founder Lisa Amador; must RSVP at http://business.sbchamber.org/events/details/2016-10-05-business-lunch-learn-dating-strategies-for-busy-professionals-781

Oct. 5, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., “How to Handle Online Criticism,” Workzones, 351 Paseo Nuevo, second floor; sponsored by Women in Communications, Santa Barbara Chapter; see https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wed-oct-5-how-to-handle-online-criticism-tickets-28177966055?mc_cid=5507e7057a&mc_eid=d97b10a4cc

Oct. 5, 5:30 to 7 p.m, “Be Seen & Boost Sales: How Existing in Photos Increases Your Bottom Line,” 1117 State St.; speaker  Ashleigh Taylor Henning sponsored by NAWBO-SB; see https://www.nawbo-sb.com/events/upcoming-events/event/52-be-seen-boost-sales-how-existing-in-photos-increases-your-bottom-line/0

Oct. 6, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., “Legislative Summit,Election Edition,” sponsored by Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce, at the Bacara Resport & Spa, 8301 Hollister Ave., Goleta; http://www.goletavalley.com/goleta-events

Oct. 12, noon to 1:15 p.m., free “Business Breakthrough Power Lunch and Learn” workshop will be offered at Impact Hub, 1117 State St., Santa Barbara, led by business and life strategy action coach Jackie Ruka, a South Coast businesswoman affiliated with Harvard University and Medical School; must RSVP at http://meetu.ps/c/2LlPz/1xgTZ/f

Oct. 13, 5:30 to 7 p.m., “How I Healed Myself from Migraines,” a presentation by author, speaker and coach Diana Anderson who will give a free 45-minute talk followed by a question-and-answer session on eliminating migraine headaches with Montecito physical therapist Dr. Steve Politis at Impact Hub, 1117 State St., Santa Barbara; see http://impacthubsb.com/events/

Oct. 20, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Business After-Hour Networking, Deckers Brands, 250 Coromar Drive, Santa Barbara; see http://business.sbchamber.org/events/details/after-hours-business-networking-2016-10-20-10-20-2016-640

Oct. 26, 5 to 7 p.m., Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce, Business After-Hours at Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, 351 S Patterson Ave., Santa Barbara; see https://www.eventbrite.com/e/october-business-after-hours-at-goleta-valley-cottage-hospital-tickets-28383128702

Oct. 26, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., NAWBO-SB Harvest Mixer, Isabella Gourmet Foods, 5 E. Figueroa St., Santa Barbara; see https://www.nawbo-sb.com/component/jse_event/event/54/0

Oct. 26, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce Oktober Fest, Island Brewing  Co.,