Speed Networking: Make business contacts fast and easy tonight at Chima. The Brazilian steakhouse will offer attendees the chance to meet Philly’s top executives in mini five minute sessions -- your chance to make that lasting impression if your in need of a job. If you’ve already got a job, exchange business cards, discuss goals and network. Complimentary appetizers will be served along with $6 martinis. Register here to attend. Chima Brazilian Steakhouse, 1901 JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, $19.99-$24.99, 5 p.m.
Girlyman: Folk-rock group, Girlyman, is live at World Café tonight. Formed in New York back in 2001, the trio blends classic jazz and folk influences from Simon and Garfunkel and The Mamas and the Papas to form their unique sound. The group is so close they even finish each other’s sentences. Check out their fourth studio album, Everything’s Easy, their most intimate and sophisticated effort. See them tonight for under $25. World Café Live, 3025 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19104, $19-$24, 7:30 p.m.
Maz Jobrani: Comedian, Maz Jobrani, will be at Helium. He is known for his hilarious satirical and observational jokes. Jobrani is the founder of Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, featuring the top Middle and Eastern American comics in the world. He has made appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Fergusonand his own Comedy Central special. The laughs continue all weekend long because Jobrani is here through Saturday. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, $15, 8 p.m.