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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
How to Build Your Leader Brand to Accelerate Business Performance (Part 2 of 2)
Thanks for your interest, the event is full! You are welcome to come by the Business Library on the day of the event and be on standby in case there are any empty spots, though seating is not guaranteed. Download flyer: perri_richman-leader_brand_series-flyer.pdf Join us for this 2-part series on How to Build Your Leader Brand. The second workshop builds on the first one, so it's important that you attend both sessions. Please register ONLY if you are committed and available to atte…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, May 23
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
Planning and Organizing a Job Search Campaign
Learn the key elements of a job search strategy, and a step-by-step approach to landing the job you want. Robert Hellmann of www.hellmannconsulting.com shows you how to take the guesswork out of the job search, so that you will always know what to do next. Learn how to diagnose, treat, and jump-start an ailing job search so that you begin seeing interviews and offers. The discussion includes: Structure and prioritize your search across 2-5 “job-targets” Use a job-search Marketing Pl…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, May 29
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
What is Value Investing?
Bonnie Yam CFP®, CFA®, CPA discusses: What is the definition of Value Investing? What are the strategies of Value Investing and how does it compare to Growth Investing? How do you screen for value stocks? Ms. Yam graduated from Smith College with a BA in Math and Economics. She received her MBA in finance from University of Chicago. Before starting her own company, she was a financial manager for TIME magazine and a Hedge Fund Analyst for Cheetah Investment. Ms. Yam has been in the p…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, May 29
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
What the Financial Industry Does and How It Works: Terminology, Concepts, and Key Issues
The world of Wall Street is often misunderstood. Elena Propis explains the importance of capital formation, the roles of broker/dealers, investment bankers, portfolio managers, and other investment professionals. Learn about the concept of derivative securities Elana Propis joined SIFMA in July 2017 as Vice President of Member Engagement. Elana is responsible for managing key aspects of member recruitment and engageme…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, May 30
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
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. The discussion includes: Resume: ‘New’ Definition Resume Goals Understanding ‘Stacks of Incoming Resumes’ One Page Resume, Unless It’s Two :-( Value, Value Everywhere, but Nowhere to be Seen Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, May 31
@ 6 p.m.
Business Boost: Digital Marketing Series
Email Marketing
This program is part of the Business Boost: Digital Marketing Series at the Library. Download flyer: maisha_walker-digital_marketing_series-flyer.pdf Who said email marketing was dead? In fact, it is still one of the best ways to reach your customers and prospects, if you do it the right way. Maisha Walker, expert in digital marketing and columnist for Inc. Magazine, discusses how to get great results out of email marketing. From creating and growing a list, to the subject line, content…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, June 2
@ 12 noon
Career Services
The Power of You: How Giving Up Our Power in The Job Market Undermines Our Morale and How to Recover It
The process of landing a job is challenging and can be scary. By giving up our power it becomes mind numbing, morale sapping and frustrating. We give up on our dreams for a good job for reasonable pay in 1000 small ways. Join coach Win Sheffield to learn how to shift our mindset from job market victims to job market assets. The discussion includes: The importance to employers of your needs in the job market Developing a network that builds an…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
Interview with Confidence
The key to having greater self-confidence is connecting with your strengths. Learn how to define your “Personal Core Brand™” - who you are and what makes you unique, so you can better sell yourself in todays' competitive job market. David Lees discusses how to: Become more self-confident by identifying your Personal Core BrandTM Better understand how to package and communicate your unique competitive advantage Learn how to tell success stories when selling yourself, so they have great…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, June 7
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
How to Prepare for Your Next Interview: Breaking it Down to 5 Key Steps.
The best way to be prepare for your next interview is to begin now. Kim Mills discusses how to identify what experience and skills that you offer to a potential employer and how to answer key questions in an interview. Learn how to prepare and how to practice to build your confidence for the interview. The process of looking for a job is the same whether you are looking for a new job, re-entering the workforce, or entering the workforce for the first time. Kim is a certified coach, s…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, June 8
@ 3 p.m.
Career Services
Strengthen Your Resume
Even if you have great skills and qualifications, it can still be challenging to find a good job with a decent salary. If you aren’t getting interviews, it’s time to strengthen your resume. This workshop is a crash course for people who want to revise their resumes. We'll discuss how companies hire new staff, the 3 sections of a job posting, and address each resume section separately. We'll critique a variety of resumes and leave time for lots of questions. Sherry Natkow, M.Ed. CPRW is a car…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, June 9
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Tax Tips for the Self Employed
Do you work for yourself or as an independent contractor? Jeff Birnbaum CFP®, EA discusses how to handle tax deductible expenses and credits that may be available to you, along with your recordkeeping requirements. Jeff Birnbaum is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional, specializing in the application of income tax planning and preparation to each client’s unique financial situation. He is also an Enrolled Agent. Enrolled agent status is the highest credential the IRS awards. He is the f…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, June 12
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Shall We Wed: Financial Planning for Same Sex Households
The Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges in 2015 made same sex marriage the legal in all 50 states. What does this mean for those who are not married or are considering marriage? Marriage is a very personal decision with important legal and financial implications, especially for households considering a family with children, whether by foster parenting, adoption, surrogacy, or in vitro fertilization. Thom Chu, J.D. discusses how legal marriage might affect you - for better or worse! Tho…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, June 13
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
Ask the Career Coach Everything You Wanted to Know About Maximizing Your Career
Join Television/Digital Packaging Agent and Career Coach Jim Arnoff to learn the insider's take on maximizing your choices to break into the entertainment industry as an actor/director/producer/ writer/or any other creative professional. Gain insights on how to create a clear/powerful brand, strategize effective ways to package your strengths, develop your own way of networking with results, and how to gain access to agents, managers, producers, networks, production companies, and casting agent…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, June 14
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
Introduction to REIT Investing
Peter Creedon, CFP® provides an overview of REITs and explains the characteristics which drive their performance. Learn how to evaluate them and how to allocate to them within a diversified portfolio. Peter J. Creedon CFP® is the Founder and CEO of Crystal Brook Advisors. With over 18 years of experience in the financial planning industry, he founded Crystal Brook Advisors to help young professionals and business owners reach their planning goals. He has been published on various media chann…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, June 15
@ 10 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Performing Arts Resource Fair
Join us to learn about the latest programs and free services from NY metro area Performing Arts organizations and their resources to help you either start a business, get funding, legal or career advice or volunteer to showcase your skills. New this year: NYWIFT & SAG-AFTRA, networking, and a keynote speaker. Attend a kickoff presentation and get answers to your questions individually. This is not a career fair. However, you will be able to ask a career coach for job searc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults
Wed, June 20
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
Summer Career Management: How to Invest in Your Career and Still Have Time Off
It’s summer. You have your priorities and they involve the out of doors and water. And yet, there is that little voice at the back of your head saying: “Maybe I should be looking for work. I know I need a job and come the fall I will really want to be working . . ." Why not do both? Summer is a time when many people take time to enjoy themselves and work slows down and yet September is one of the biggest hiring months. For those in their own business, clients may not be buying in summer, b…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Job Seekers
Thu, June 21
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
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. This lecture is based on the Secrets that Executive Recruiters Use to prepare their candidates to win. The discussion includes: Success is about Preparation Researching the Company, Job and More... before the Interview Be Ready to Impress: The Self-Recruiter® INTERVIEW CHECKLIST Thank You Notes that Solve Your Pro…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, June 23
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
How to Put Your New Bundle of Joy Through College
Anthea Perkinson CFP® discusses strategies for saving and investing for college using tax-advantaged and taxable accounts, how to optimize the generosity of friends and family, and how to avoid shortchanging your own retirement in pursuit of your child's education. Anthea Perkinson CFP® is the founder and principal of Monterey Associates, LLC, a fee-only planning firm with clients in NYC and Westchester. She has nearly 30 years of experience in the financial services industry helping client…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, June 26
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
What are Alternative Investments?
What are alternative investments and do they belong in your portfolio? Sevasti Balafas CFA, MBA explains the different kinds of alternative investments and why are they so popular. Learn how to invest and caveats. Sevasti Balafas, CFA, MBA is the founder and Senior Wealth Advisor at GoalVest Advisory. She has over 15 years of experience in financial services. She is founder and CEO of a registered investment advisor in NY, TX and PA and has expertise in the full range of asset classes inc…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, June 26
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Five Steps to Take Control of Your Financial Future
Liz Patrick, CFA, CFP® provides recent college graduates and young professionals a framework for achieving personal financial goals. Featured topics include: budgeting and expense management, investment strategies for retirement, employee benefits options, and tips for improving your FICO score. Liz Patrick, CFA, CFP® is a personal finance coach advising recent college graduates and young professionals. Services include: budgeting and expense management; asset allocation and investment strat…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, June 27
@ 6 p.m.
Career Services
The Interview Head Game: Rethinking Your Role in The Interview
It is easy to assume that interviewers have all the power in the interview and that our needs irrelevant as interchangeable cogs in the organizational machine. On good days we can recognize this as an exaggeration. But unfortunately, not all days are good. Join coach Win Sheffield to learn how to transform your interview from joyless torture to a productive exchange of ideas. Learn how to: Focus on your role as a valuable asset Recognize the value to the employer of your ne…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, June 29
@ 3 p.m.
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Thinking About a Career Change
This workshop is most appropriate for adults who have had several different employers or at least 10 years of work experience. These days, workers are apt to change jobs frequently and many are taking the leap of switching careers or industries. Turn what could be a daunting ordeal into an invigorating inner journey of self-reflection. ​ Sherry Natkow takes you on a scenic journey of your own work history. You'll assess your interests, values, and skills from your past jobs. By looking backw…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers