WorkSmart to Host Business Conference on October 30th

The Works ’08 to Address Strategies to Sustain and Grow Business

Research Triangle Park, N.C. WorkSmart, premier provider of Information Technology services and solutions in North Carolina, has announced their annual business conference, The Works ’08, will be held on Thursday, October 30th, from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the E. Harvey Estates Conference Center in Durham. The event is aimed at helping business people strategically sustain and grow business during tough economic times and features guest experts on business strategies for sales, team-building and budget setting. Registration is $25 per person and the event is open to the business community.

The Works ’08 attendees will gain practical knowledge from feature presentations by Carolyn Rhinebarger, Chief Brainstormer for Strategic Guru, Brian Kinahan, Managing Partner, Summit Performance Systems and Tommy Re, ManagingPartner with Summit Performance Systems.

Their talks will address how to:

  • Establish strategic, achievable budgets
  • Plan and develop a web site that delivers warm sales leads
  • Build productive employee teams

Running concurrently, small group sessions will address attendee’s specific technical questions regarding Microsoft® SharePoint software, network optimization, disaster recovery solutions, web-based marketing and building results-oriented websites. Experts Reed Wilson of Palmetto Technology Group, Curtis Waters of SonicWALL, Clay Harris of WorkSmart, Carolyn Rhinebarger of Strategic Guru, Norman Brame of Phase 3 Communications and Peter Nyberg of Ingage will be on hand to answer questions.

NetWorks ’08 offers business networking from 5:00pm to 8:00 pm and is free to attend. Featured are music, appetizers from Mez Contemporary Mexican, beer and wine. A raffle will be held for prizes including a Microsoft® Zune MP3 player, Best Buy gift certificates and a flatscreen television.