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Wednesday, December 4, 2013
From Manager to Leader: People-Focused Strategies to Accelerate Organizational Results

“Accountability expert,” entrepreneur, executive coach and professional speaker, Alan Dobzinski, will explore how to incorporate leadership strategies into your management style, in order to take your team to the top.

Specifically, Dobzinkski will teach how to 1) Move from managing tasks to leading people, 2) Ask the best open-ended questions to develop critical-thinking skills among your team, 3) Motivate your people, while at the same time holding them accountable for results, 4) Understand why asking is much more powerful than telling, 5) Use listening skills to attract accountability, and 6) Experience real-time coaching scenarios to help you bring these skills back to your workplace.

The event also will feature a gourmet breakfast provided by Zia’s Café and a unique networking opportunity, and all attendees will receive an autographed copy of the new release of Dobzinski’s book The Accountability Factor: The Buck Stops Here. Additionally, all CPAs who attend will receive CPE credits from MACPA/BLI.

Event sponsors are Northwest Savings Bank and Zia’s Café. Proceeds will benefit Junior Achievement of Central Maryland, which is dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in a global economy.

Through a dedicated volunteer network, Junior Achievement provides in-school and after-school programs for kindergarten through 12th grade students which focus on work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy. Founded in 1957, the non-profit organization annually serves more than 38,000 students throughout Central Maryland. For more information, visit www.jamaryland.org.

Admission: $149 ($115 of which is tax-deductible)

For more event information contact 443-753-3286 or email censor@jamaryland.org

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Pikesville Library Guest Speaker Series

Wed. Dec 4, 2013 1-2 p.m.

Michael Meyerson  – Professor at University of Baltimore School of Law and author of “Endowed by Our Creator:  The Birth of Religious Freedom in America,” explores the struggle over the relationship between religion and government.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Late Night on Lloyd Street: EstherFest

Once again, Esther Weiner, gift shop manager and Jewish food maven extraordinaire, will regale us with stories and jokes as she prepares delicious potato latkes for us to eat. Don’t miss out on the best night of the holiday season!

For more information, contact Trillion Attwood at (410) 732 6400 x215 or tattwood@jewishmuseummd.org.

Generously supported by the Grandchildren of Harvey M. and Lyn P. Meyerhoff Philanthropic Fund.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Pictures and Stories from the Field

Every year, Jews celebrate Chanukah and acknowledge their connection to a tradition of military service dating back to the Maccabees. Join us this year and hear stories of Chanukah observations by Jewish American service members in the field. Enjoy traditional fare including latkes, jelly donuts and chocolate gelt. Come sing your favorite Chanukah songs. Bring your menorah and help us celebrate the Festival of Lights. Guided tours of the museum exhibits available. RSPV’s suggested by November 27 to Mary Westley at mwestley@jwv.org or 202 265 6280. Sponsored by the NMAJMH, Jewish War Veterans and the Jewish Study Center.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Baltimore Chanukah Festival!

Baltimore Chanukah Festival!

Wednesday Night, Dec. 4th, 2013 – Eighth Night of Chanukah

Menorah Car Parade

From North West Baltimore to the Inner Harbor

Leaving from Cheder Chabad, 5713 Park Heights Avenue, at 6:00pm

Passing McKeldin Square before 7:00pm, leading to the:

Grand Menorah Lighting & Chanukah Celebration

McKeldin Square at the Inner Harbor at 7:30pm

Lighting of Baltimore’s tallest Menorah!

Special Cantorial Performance, Live Music, Latkes, Jelly Doughnuts, Hot Drinks and More!

Attended by dignitaries and community leaders.

Admission is free and open to the public, regardless of background or affiliation

For more information, visit www.BaltimoreChanukahFestival.com or call 410-605-0505

Sponsors:

A Project of Chabad Lubavitch Centers of Greater Baltimore in conjunction with the Mayor’s Office

The Ester Ann Baltimore Menorah was created and sponsored by David S. Brown Enterprises, LTD.

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