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Tuesday, August 4, 2015
6 p.m.Networking: Building and Maintaining Your Visibility
Renee Rosenberg discusses how-to strategies to develop and nurture a strong, network, even if you are an introvert. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.MS Excel 2010 for Beginners
Learn to create a spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting & print previewing worksheets. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Online Advance Registration Seating is at 6:10 p.m. for those who have registered for the class. Please arrive early - you will not be admitted once the class has started. Arriving late forfeits your seat. Stand-bys will be accepted if registered participants are not present a…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
1 p.m.AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network
Explore job strategies for 50+ workers. The Virtual Career Network can help you prepare and qualify for a well- paying job and a rewarding career in Healthcare, Green Economy or Transit by connecting you to the education and training you need. Presented by the AARP. Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaranteed. This session is being repeated on several dates. Please check SIBL's calendar on the website for future dates. Click he…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Interpreting Financial Statements
Demonstrates where and how to find financial statements for any public company. Introduces and demonstrates the ratios most frequently used to interpret financial statements. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
3:15 p.m.Investing In Stocks: The Basics
Introduces basic investment terms and concepts such as risk and reward, IPO’s, p/e ratios, and relative p/e ratios. Ways to approach the investment decision and alternative stock investments such as mutual funds and ETF’s are discussed. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Thursday, August 6, 2015
1:15 p.m.Bond Basics
Introduction to Bonds and to the best of SIBL’s print and electronic resources for researching bonds and bond mutual funds. Other public web sites are introduced. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
2 p.m.Crafting an Elevator Pitch
For career success, one proven way to make a positive first impression is with a well-crafted professional introduction. An elevator pitch communicates your core information quickly and sparks conversation, and leads to a meeting or business card exchange. While short, an elevator pitch is far too important to take casually. It should be carefully constructed yet authentic, and be as adaptable at a cocktail party, at the gym, or at the U.N. You can tweak your elevator pitch for social media, c…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Resume Renovation
John Crant shows how making the cuts necessary to be seen as a stand-out during your job search actually increases the value of the items on your resume. Resume: ‘New’ Definition Resume Goals Understanding ‘Stacks of Incoming Resumes’ ‘3 Second’ Test One Page Resume, Unless It’s Two :-( Value, Value Everywhere, but Nowhere to be Seen Degrees of Degrees The Headless Horseman: Don’t Send a Word Doc. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first c…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Researching the 5 Ps of Your Marketing Plan: Product, People, Price Plan, Promotion
How to research the 5 P's to help you arrive at informed marketing decisions, increasing the potential for your business to grow.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Friday, August 7, 2015
1:15 p.m.Online with MorningStar & ValueLine
We will retrieve important information on individual stocks and mutual funds, including analysts’ reports and opinions, and demonstrate the advanced search capabilities of each database. Join us to learn how to turn an investment concept into a short list of potential investments.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Saturday, August 8, 2015
12 noonSmart Social Security Strategies
When should you take benefits? How can married couples maximize them? Learn how to get the most out of what you have put in. Presented by the Financial Planning Association of New York. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Monday, August 10, 2015
11:15 a.m.Searching Bloomberg (limited to first 5)
This hands-on class demonstrates the Bloomberg menu driven system. The class will learn search methods for information on companies, and how to find securities that match investors’ criteria. Also, we will retrieve some market and economic data available on Bloomberg. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
12 noonLinkedIn for Business - How To Use Its Social Media Marketing To Reach Your Business Goals
John Crant discusses the secrets to using LinkedIn for your Business. Learn about Business Profiles; How to leverage the Profiles of your Sr. Management Team; and the 'Best Practices' for Social Media Marketing and Developing Your Own Group and the Use of LinkedIn to drive traffic to Your LinkedIn Listings and Your Website. The discussion includes: Your LinkedIn Business Profile, it's the "Homepage" for your Business Put Your Sr. Management Team To Work... On their Profiles The Social Me…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
1:15 p.m.Career Resources
Description: Explore job/career resources available at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and other public sites; Find industry and career advice, resume guides and more. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Identity Theft: What’s Happening Now
Get the latest insights about identity theft risks from the BBB’s perspective! Recent data breaches in the news have made this issue newly relevant for many. Find out what you can do to be on top of basic issues dealing with the prevention, detection and resolution regarding potential and actual ID theft problems. Claire Rosenzweig, President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau Serving Metropolitan New York, will share tips and practical advice. Bring your questions! Claire Ro…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
1 p.m.AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network
Explore job strategies for 50+ workers. The Virtual Career Network can help you prepare and qualify for a well- paying job and a rewarding career in Healthcare, Green Economy or Transit by connecting you to the education and training you need. Presented by the AARP. Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaranteed. This session is being repeated on several dates. Please check SIBL's calendar on the website for future dates. Click…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
1:15 p.m.Life Skills: Budgeting, Credit, & Debt
This class introduces savings and budget concepts. Reviews banks and banking products, including debit and credit cards, how to reduce indebtedness. The class also introduces investment principles. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Powerful First Impressions: How to Find and Get the Job You Really Want
How to Ace Every Job Interview (Even if you are not the best candidate!) How many interviews have you been on...and how many offers have you received? Barry Cohen, former CUNY Employment Coordinator, discusses the “hidden” techniques and strategies you need to ace that next job interview. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, August 13, 2015
2 p.m.Critique Your Resume - Pre-Registration Required
Pre-Registration Required! Are your resumes getting you interviews? Are you submitting the same resume for each job posting? Successful job-seekers customize their resume for each position in order to let hiring managers know immediately that they are a good fit. Learn how to incorporate the language from a job posting into a Keyword-rich Summary. Participants must bring a current resume and 2 job postings. This class is most appropriate for job seekers with at least 5 years of prior w…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
3:15 p.m.Introduction to Patents
General overview of patents and patent resources available at SIBL. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Branding from Both Sides Now - Creating & Trademarking your Identity
Creating a strong brand is essential to the building of a successful business. But there's more to it than registering a trademark or designing a cool looking logo. Find out how to create an authentic, engaging brand personality and the steps you need to take to protect your work and insure ownership. Presented by Michael Pilla, Creative Director of Pilla Creative Marketing and an Authorized Local Expert for Constant Contact and, Eugene Kubalovsky intellectual property attorney, Kublanovsky Law…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Friday, August 14, 2015
1:15 p.m.Investing! What Your Money Can Do for You
This class is designed to help investors focus on their goals, to recognize the potential risks and rewards of different investments, to teach some basic information about different asset types, and to help match individual goals to investment choices. Also, we review useful information sources. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
12 noonFacebook for Business
Charlie Conard discusses "Best Practices" to build the Facebook presence of your Business. Learn 12 Secrets to Market Your Business Better! With 1.3 billion+ users and growing, Facebook is where many Americans start and end their online day. Are you effectively reaching your audience on this crucial platform? Social media is "word of mouth" marketing on steroids. Polling shows that 68% of people on Facebook are much more likely to purchase products or services based on the recommendations o…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
6 p.m.Authentic Branding: Letting the Real You Shine in Any Situation
Getting to know and accept who you are, what you have to offer, and how you fit into any situation is your key to success – whether you’re interviewing for a job, working towards a promotion, starting a new business, or looking to meet new people. Kristina Leonardi shows you how to get in tune with your unique talents, abilities, strengths and passions and project that image out into the world to create and attract the outcomes you desire in every area of your life. Click here for more…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
1 p.m.AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network
Explore job strategies for 50+ workers. The Virtual Career Network can help you prepare and qualify for a well- paying job and a rewarding career in Healthcare, Green Economy or Transit by connecting you to the education and training you need. Presented by the AARP. Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaranteed. This session is being repeated on several dates. Please check SIBL's calendar on the website for future dates. Click…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.How To Use Recruiters, Ads, Social Media And Letter Campaigns To Your Best Advantage In Your Job Search
Everyone knows that networking is the most effective way to land a job. And yet we cannot or do not want to spend all our time networking. The best campaigns employ more than one method to succeed. Join career coach Win Sheffield to explore how to use many of the other tools available to a job seeker to best advantage. You will learn: How to manage relationships with recruiters The most effective way to manage responding to ads Different social media strategies to get known in the job…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, August 20, 2015
2 p.m.Crafting an Elevator Pitch - Pre-Registration Required!
Pre-Registration Required! For career success, one proven way to make a positive first impression is with a well-crafted professional introduction. An elevator pitch communicates your core information quickly and sparks conversation, and leads to a meeting or business card exchange. While short, an elevator pitch is far too important to take casually. It should be carefully constructed yet authentic, and be as adaptable at a cocktail party, at the gym, or at the U.N. You can tweak your elev…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Friday, August 21, 2015
12 noonSelf-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Organizing and Managing Your Job Search
John Crant shows how to look at your job search and next career opportunity from a different angle. Discover how to plan, set goals, and manage your job search. The discussion includes: 15 Pathways to Job Search Success Networking Strategy Job Search Activity Goals & Tracking Weekly Review of Your Goals Calling a Hiring Manager, and Strategy 30 Second Calling ‘Script’: Preparation before Calling Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first c…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
6 p.m.It's Never Too Late to Start Investing
Learn time-tested investing principles and techniques, so that despite the inevitable ups and downs of the markets, you can work toward your financial goals -- no matter when you start investing. Presented by the Financial Planning Association of New York. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
1 p.m.AARP Back To Work 50+ Virtual Career Network
Explore job strategies for 50+ workers. The Virtual Career Network can help you prepare and qualify for a well- paying job and a rewarding career in Healthcare, Green Economy or Transit by connecting you to the education and training you need. Presented by the AARP. Space is limited. No advance registration required- First come, first seated. Seating is not guaranteed. This session is being repeated on several dates. Please check SIBL's calendar on the website for future dates. Click…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Job Seekers
6 p.m.Marketing Yourself with Confidence
David Lees offers you tools to better position and package yourself to move forward. Learn: How your Personal Core BrandSM can help you gain a competitive edge How to identify what’s unique about yourself to gain further insights to your specific strengths and distinctive qualities How to use your Personal Core BrandSM on your resume, in an elevator pitch, in social media, and when interviewing Tools to succinctly showcase yourself when communicating your success stories with others…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, August 27, 2015
2 p.m.Critique Your Resume - Pre-Registration Required
Pre-Registration Required! Are your resumes getting you interviews? Are you submitting the same resume for each job posting? Successful job-seekers customize their resume for each position in order to let hiring managers know immediately that they are a good fit. Learn how to incorporate the language from a job posting into a Keyword-rich Summary. Participants must bring a current resume and 2 job postings. This class is most appropriate for job seekers with at least 5 years of prior w…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, September 3, 2015
6 p.m.Self-Recruiter®The Paradigm Shift in Job Search:Marketing Yourself To The Decision-Maker
John Crant discusses techniques for getting the attention of hiring managers. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
6 p.m.College Funding Awareness Program
Alan Katz discusses how to identify the right college or university, with the most cost effective fit for you or your child. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Saturday, September 12, 2015
12 noonBroker, Financial Planner, or Investment Advisor: How To Pick One
Learn about the differences among the financial professionals, including how they charge, and when you need one. Presented by the Financial Planning Association of New York. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
6 p.m.Who Are You and What Are You Supposed to Be Doing With Your Life?
Kristina Leonardi discusses re-assessing who you are and what you should be doing with your life so you can achieve fulfillment on all levels, and at the same time enable you to serve others. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thursday, September 17, 2015
6 p.m.Why Don't I have a Job Yet?
Win Sheffield shows how to assess your job search and make your efforts effective. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
6 p.m.Not a US Citizen? What you Need to Know
Simon Brady discusses how the IRS identifies who is a foreign national for tax purposes and the difficulties non-citizens face with personal finance issues. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
6 p.m.Dominate Your Fate℠: 3 RED Keys To Catapult Up The Career Curve, Not Let Your Career Keep You Down
Presented by Ryan Renteria Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
6 p.m.Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Interview Intervention: The Self-Recruiter® Interview Checklist
John Crant shows how to research a job opportunity that you are about to interview for, to fully prepare for interview success, and the right -follow up after your interview. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes! Seating is on a first come, first seated basis unless otherwise noted.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
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