Thursday, July 1, Blogging for Business. Get a blueprint for how to launch and write a Web diary for business and integrate it with your e-mail.

1 to 2:30 p.m., online. Sponsor: WordBiz Report. Cost: $149. Registration is required. Contact: Debbie Weil, 202-364-5705. Event Web site:

Wednesday, July 7, American University's Kogod School of Business -- Information Technology Management Degree. Information session on Kogod's master of science in information technology management program.

6 to 7:30 p.m., Doubletree Hotel, 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Sponsor: American University's Kogod School of Business. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: 202-885-1913, Event Web site:

Thursday, July 8, CEO Roundtable -- Why and How CEOs Select and Use Consultants. Session for management consultants and other advisers on what clients are looking for in a consultant.

5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Wyndham City Center Hotel, 1143 New Hampshire Ave. NW. Sponsor: Institute of Management Consultants. Cost: Varies. Contact: 301-320-5889, Event Web site:

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