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Upcoming: Small-business networking events

Clayton Chamber’s Business After Hours: Nov. 11, 5:30-7 p.m.; State Farm, 436 E. Main St., Clayton; more information at

Raleigh Chamber’s Business After Hours: Nov. 12, 5:30-7 p.m.; Citrix, 120 S. West St., Raleigh; contact Katie Craig at 919-664-7063; RSVP by Nov. 5 at

Human Resources 101 for Small-Business Owners: Nov. 13, 6:45-9 p.m.; Wake Tech Community College, North Campus, Room 310; 6600 Louisburg Road, Raleigh; contact 919-335-1001; register at

The NextStep Mastermind’s Your Business Launchpad: Nov. 17, 9:15-10:45 a.m.; The Center for Excellence, 3803B Computer Drive, Suite 106B, Raleigh; Cost: $10; contact Deb Oranzio at; RSVP at

Morrisville Chamber’s Coffee & Connections: Nov. 20, 7:30-8:30 a.m.; White Ventures Chamber Building, 260 Town Hall Drive, Suite A, Morrisville; more information at

Triangle Lunch Talks’ Mission Accomplished, Now, What’s Your Mission?: Nov. 20, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Hibachi Grill and Supreme Buffet, 3131 Capital Blvd., Raleigh; RSVP at

Triangle Business Connections’ Business After Hours: Nov. 25, 5:30 p.m.; 5300 Homewood Banks Drive, Raleigh; RSVP at

Business and Beers of Wake Forest: Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m.; Gatehouse Tavern, 960 Gateway Commons Circle, Wake Forest; RSVP at

Garner Business Women’s Monthly Luncheon: Dec. 1, noon; Aversboro Restaurant, 1411 Aversboro Road, Garner; RSVP at

Garner Chamber’s Business Exchange Breakfast: Dec. 3, 7:30-9 a.m.; J’s Delicious Donuts, 1863 Aversboro Road, Garner; contact Terri Nielson at; RSVP at