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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Social Security: How it Will Fit into Your Retirement Plan
This class provides an overview of the major social security provisions. It reviews the basics that you need to know and what resources are available to help you understand when and how to apply for your Social Security Retirement Benefits. More SIBL programs and classes here!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
50+,
Job Seekers,
Adults
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Caterpillar to Butterfly: How to Discover and To Move On To Your Next Career
The job market is constantly changing – and so are we. As a result we are often interested in changing, or required by circumstance to change. Yet without exposure to other areas, it is easy to assume there is no way for us to do a different job. Join coach Win Sheffield to learn how we can bring value to a new industry or to a new field. Learn how breadth of experience can be a competitive advantage in a changing marketplace. Win Sheffield discusses: • Approaches to discover wha…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 2
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, March 2
@ 3:15 p.m.
Introduction to Trademarks
Learn about the methods for protecting your business and products with trademarks, including the benefits of registering with the US Patent and Trademark Office (www.uspto.gov). We discuss conflicts that can arise with existing registered trademarks, and other circumstances where the USPTO will not grant registration. Includes a demonstration of basic searching techniques on the USPTO trademark database. Seating is limited and is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIB…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 2
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
StartUp! 2017 Workshop 3: Developing Financial Statements
This is the third training workshop for the New York StartUP! 2017 Business Plan Competition. Learn how to develop financial statements for your business. This session will be offered three times in March. *Attendance for this workshop is REQUIRED for all entrants Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople
Thu, March 2
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Building Your Professional Network With LinkedIn & How To Use It In Your Job Search
John Crant demonstrates how to start networking with LinkedIn.com’s networking personal profiles and then use your expanded network in your search for your next career challenge. The discussion includes: • Your LinkedIn Profile and Creating Your Own Personal Network • Networking Strategies to Expand Your Network…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, March 3
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Should You Change Careers and, If So, How?
You are frustrated at work. But what is causing the frustration? Is it your boss? Your supervisor? Your colleagues? Your clients? Your company? Or is it your job? Do you no longer want to get out of bed in the morning? Well, maybe it's time for a change. But what change? A new job or a new career? In this interactive presentation, executive recruiter and career counselor, Bruce Hurwitz walks attendees through the process he uses with his clients to determine what type of change…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, March 3
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, March 3
@ 1:15 p.m.
Money Matters
Life Skills: Budgeting, Credit, & Debt
This class introduces savings and budget concepts: Review banks and banking products, including debit and credit cards, and 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 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, March 3
@ 3:15 p.m.
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners pt.1
Learn how to create a presentation using Microsoft Power Point 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images, drawings, videos, and running your slideshow. Class Format: Hands on Skill prerequisites: Typing and Keyboard Basics & Mouse Basics Audience: Adults, Businesspeople, Job Seekers Online Advance Registration Seating is at 3:15 p.m. for those who have registered for the class. Please arrive early - you will not be admitted once the class has started. Ar…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, March 4
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Mon, March 6
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Mon, March 6
@ 3:15 p.m.
Money Matters
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
Tue, March 7
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items NEW: If you purchased health insurance t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 7
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
The Road to Retirement
After saving and investing over a lifetime of work for a financially secure retirement, how does one manage retirement assets once the paychecks end? Paul Tramontozzi CFP™ reviews the risks facing investors in retirement and strategies for managing them effectively. Paul Tramontozzi is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional with more than 15 years of experience working in finance. Paul began his career on the floor of the American Stock Exchange in 2001. After leaving the American Stock…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 7
@ 3:15 p.m.
Introduction to Patents
This class provides an overview of patent concepts, including the 3 kinds of patents, and a comparision with other types of intellectual property protection. We cover the basic requirements for obtaining a United States patent. We emphasize patent search, particularly by going beyond simple keyword searching to search by patent classification with the free search tools available from the US Patent andTrademark Office (www.uspto.gov) and the European Patent Office (worldwide.espacenet.com). Seat…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 7
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
StartUp! 2017 Workshop 3: Developing Financial Statements
This is the third training workshop for the New York StartUP! 2017 Business Plan Competition. Learn how to develop financial statements for your business. This session will be offered three times in March. *Attendance for this workshop is REQUIRED for all entrants Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Click here for more SIBL programs and classes!
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 7
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Life Changes Require Health Choices: Know Your Benefit Options
Maddalena Fasano of the US Department of Labor discusses what you need to do and how to protect yourself and your dependents to make sure you have the level of health care coverage you need at every stage of your life. Ms. Fasano is a Benefits Advisor of the U.S. Department of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA). She has been with the agency’s customer service unit since 1999, directly assisting employees, beneficiaries and employers in resolving disputes about benef…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, March 8
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items NEW: If you purchased health insurance t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, March 8
@ 10:15 a.m.
Money Matters
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
Wed, March 8
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
How To Jump-Start A Stalled Job Search
Many rely too much on ads or search firms to get interviews, when in today’s economy most jobs are landed by networking and contacting people directly! A strong network becomes even more important when you are less than the perfect candidate for highly competitive jobs. Robert Hellmann of www.hellmannconsulting.com shows you a strategy and specific techniques that you can apply immediately to improve results in your search. Including: A ten step approach that will help you identify an…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, March 8
@ 3:15 p.m.
Money Matters
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. We review useful information sources. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis. Search for more SIBL programs and classes.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, March 8
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Traditional Media Versus Social Media Jobs What Do You Need To Know
Join Andy Limpus, the Director of Talent Acquisition at the global firm Penske Media Corporation, http://pmc.com/, as he discusses the latest hiring trends for media companies. Learn what the hiring managers are looking for and what are the most desired skills in this job market. Andy Limpus is the Director of Talent Acquisition and is responsible for managing the recruitment efforts for PMC Corporate and the NY & LA based publications. For nearly 25 years, Andy has recruited and hired…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 9
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, March 9
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Critique Your Resume - Pre-Registration Required
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 work experience. Please email Sherry Natkow at snatkow@job-prep.com to enroll and receive additional information. Class limit is 20. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 9
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Growing Your Home-Based Business
"Growing Your Home-Based Business" is the last part in the Small Business Tax Workshops series at the Science, Industry & Business Library (SIBL). Don't miss it! It is designed to inform freelancers and startups who are currently operating out of their homes on the various ways to make their business grow. It will also inform attendees about their tax requirements and recordkeeping responsibilities, deductible business expenses, self-employment tax and other tax topics. Presented by J…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, March 9
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Business Plan Research Workshop
Provides research guidance specifically tailored to your particular business plan.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, March 9
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
IRS Small Business Tax Workshops Series Part 3: Growing Your Home-Based Business
John Sheeley provides tips for home-based freelancers and startups on how to grow your business. Learn about the tax requirements and recordkeeping responsibilities, deductible business expenses, self-employment tax, and other tax topics. Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, March 10
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Are You A Job Search Newbie?
If you did not have to look for a job for a while and are now confused about the "new rules" of the job search game, you will benefit from this workshop. Susan Mozian, a career coach from The Muse and Marzena Ermler, a career coach from SIBL, break down the job search process in manageable pieces and demystify some of the buzzwords (ATS, branding, marketing, informational interviews, etc...) to save time and alleviate anxiety. Get ideas for concrete action steps. Seating is on a first come,…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, March 10
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, March 10
@ 3:15 p.m.
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners pt.2
Learn how to create a presentation using Microsoft Power Point 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images, drawings, videos, and running your slideshow. Class Format: Hands on Skill prerequisites: Typing and Keyboard Basics & Mouse Basics Audience: Adults, Businesspeople, Job Seekers Online Advance Registration Seating is at 3:15 p.m. for those who have registered for the class. Please arrive early - you will not be admitted once the class has started. Ar…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, March 11
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Emotions & Money: The Mind of the Market
Behavioral finance offers insights into how to think about money and investing in order to achieve financial security. Presented by Brenda Smith CFP ® of the Financial Planning Association of New York. Seating is first come, first seated.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, March 11
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Mon, March 13
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 14
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items NEW: If you purchased health insurance t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, March 14
@ 6 p.m.
Business Boost: Social Media Marketing Series
LinkedIn for Business I: Use Its Features to Reach Your Goals
John Crant John Crant discusses the secrets to using LinkedIn for your Business. Learn about business profiles; how to leverage the profiles of your top management team; "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 program includes: Your LinkedIn business profile, it's the "Homepage" for your business. Put your top management team to work... on their profiles. The soci…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, March 15
@ 10 a.m.
Money Matters
AARP Tax-Aide: Free Tax Assistance and Preparation
Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Tax filers will be assisted on a first come, first served basis. Service cannot be guaranteed on any given day. However, you can return the following day/week or visit another of our over 25 sites in Manhattan or 3 sites in the Bronx. (www.nypl.org/taxhelp) Be prepared - bring the following: Government Issued Photo ID Social Security Cards for you and all dependents All Income related items All Deduction related items NEW: If you purchased health insurance t…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, March 15
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
The American Dream Job: Demystifying The American Job Search Process
Finding a new job can be stressful, and if you are transplanting yourself from another country into the American workplace, the job search could be daunting. Learn about the many valuable tools and resources you can immediately use to accelerate your job search process. Hear from the experts and organizations that support immigrants and expats in their pursuit of finding their American dream job. Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 16
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Employment Mentoring in a Computer Lab
Get individualized attention in searching for jobs, filling out applications, and writing cover and thank you letters. Learn job searching tips that will enable you to move ahead in your job search. Priority will be given to individuals with disabilities. Preregistration is required at: http://goo.gl/forms/uRAQJghVznyaYeq43 Offered in conjunction with AHRCNYC and NY Cares. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, March 16
@ 1 p.m.
Money Matters
Free E-file Tax Assistance
You can prepare and file your tax return electronically with some help from a tax assistant...all for free. To participate in this free program, you must: • Earn less than $64,000 (adjusted gross income; per tax return). • Have a valid e-mail address and basic computer skills • Bring all necessary documentation and information (see Tax Time flyer at www.nypl.org/taxhelp) NEW: If you purchased health insurance through the marketplace, bring form 1095-A, and dependents' proof of inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 2Adults,
Businesspeople
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