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Tue, August 22
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Student Loans: Study Your Options
Claire Rosenzweig shares insights about consumer protection issues related to student loans. College-bound people and their families can get into serious debt trouble if they are not informed about how to finance a college education. Get tips from the Better Business Bureau Serving Metropolitan New York on what to consider when choosing financing and how to locate legitimate sources of help. Claire Rosenzweig, CAE, is President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau Serving Metr…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults
Tue, August 22
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Data Science & Analytics Resume Review: NYPL+Principal Analytics Prep - Pre-registration Required
This workshop is designed to help people improve their resumes for data science and analytics jobs. By attending this workshop, you agree to have your resume displayed and shown to other participants for a workshop-style discussion. The workshop is jointly organized by New York Public Library’s Job Search Central and Principal Analytics Prep. Moderator Kaiser Fung is the founder of Principal Analytics Prep and founding director of Applied Analytics at Columbia University. To participat…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, August 23
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Ten Strategies for a More Mindful and Productive Job Search
In this interactive session, Renee Lee Rosenberg discusses mindful strategies to get positive results in your job search. This session is about you, the job seeker and how to be more fulfilled and energized in your search. Renee Lee Rosenberg is the author of Achieving the Good Life after 50 and is a certified career counselor. Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, August 24
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Writing the Summary Section on Your Resume - Pre-registration Required
Is your resume 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 work experience. Please email She…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, August 24
@ 3 p.m.
Canceled
Small Business How-to Seminars
CANCELED: Action Learning for Your Small Business
PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELED. It may be rescheduled in a future, albeit at this point the date is unknown. Online registration needed. Please read the information below, and if you qualify and can commit to participating, then fill in the registration form at the bottom. If you feel challenged by an issue in your small business, you might find help in the wisdom and perspective of other entrepreneurs. Join us in this pilot program designed to help entrepreneurs and small business owners solve a p…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, August 24
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Your Podcasting Questions, Answered
REGISTER HERE. Event is full! You can sign up on this WAIT LIST and we'll let you know if any spot becomes available. We'll also notify you the next time we have this event. Have you been thinking about starting a podcast? Or have you already launched one and want to make it grow? Are you trying to figure out what are the best ways to monetize your podcast? Or the best ways to promote it? Or do you need to figure out what the best equipment is? With so much info out there (which sometimes is u…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, August 29
@ 6 p.m.
Content Marketing & Automation Series
Your Customer Buyer's Journey
This program is the second of the three-part Content Marketing & Automation Series. Each workshop builds on the previous one, so it's important for attendees to be present in all 3 sessions. Please register ONLY if you are committed and available to attend all 3 sessions, space is limited and we want to honor the time and commitment of those patrons who will be able to make it to every workshop. Thank you! REGISTER HERE. Event is full! You can sign up on this WAIT LIST to be notified the…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, August 30
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Self-Recruiter® Interview Intervention
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 follows 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 Pr…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Thu, August 31
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Exploring New Career Options
Connie Gemson discusses how to: Define your goals and values Explore what work settings are most comfortable and what work seems realistic yet practical Assess what is important in your job and your life Discuss alternatives with others Connie Gemson is a workshop leader and career counselor. Connie leads workshop programs for new ways of finding work in the new economy. She serves as a consultant to ParentJobNet and provides classes to public school parents seeking new alternatives…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 6
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Career Finders Club Session 1: How Prepared Are You for Your Job Search?
This series explores all the stages of job search and provides proven techniques to accelerate your search. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. Preregistration is required: https://goo.gl/forms/9Hx0w9YnfhWYBTza2 Renee Rosenberg introduces attendees to her road map for a focused job search. The session begins with a short assessment to identify skills, values, and viable targets. Explore the steps needed to conduct a realistic and rewarding job search…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 6
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Managing your Job Search Inner Game: Key Strategies to Stay Strong, Avoid Self-Sabotage and Enhance Results
Whether you're unemployed, underemployed or unhappily employed, it is hard, at times, to stay confident and motivated during a job search campaign. Your self-esteem may even feel compromised; and that makes landing your next right role more difficult. Laura Powers leads this insight-rich workshop ,which addresses the all-important, often overlooked inner game of job search...what it looks like (the answers may surprise you) and how to manage it to stay strong and enhance your search results.…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 7
@ 6 p.m.
Content Marketing & Automation Series
Email Marketing for Lead Nurturing
This program is the third (and last) of the three-part Content Marketing & Automation Series. Each workshop builds on the previous one, so it's important for attendees to be present in all 3 sessions. Please register ONLY if you are committed and available to attend all 3 sessions, space is limited and we want to honor the time and commitment of those patrons who will be able to make it to every workshop. Thank you! REGISTER HERE. Event is full! You can sign up on this WAIT LIST to be not…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, September 9
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Before You Hang up your Hat: A Pre-Retirement Checklist
Whether you plan to retire in the coming year or in another ten years, there are important steps to take now to make sure you’ll be prepared. Slav Kuzmin CFP® guides you through understanding where your retirement income will come from, how best to manage your accounts, and how to be prepared for unexpected life events. Slav Kuzmin is a Certified Financial Planner who helps people align their finances to their goals. His clients range from partners who are combining finances to people who a…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, September 12
@ 6 p.m.
Small Business How-to Seminars
Google It! - Digital Marketing for Savvy Entrepreneurs
This is a hands-on workshop in a computer lab, and thus space is limited. Online registration will operate on a first registered, first served basis. REGISTER HERE. This May, Google launched a program in nine cities to offer free programming to help business owners become more proficient in online tools. The program targets minority and women owned businesses, in effort to bridge a digital divide. We have joined forces with Google to host a session at the Science, Industry & Business Lib…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, September 12
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
What Successful Investors Know
Rick Konrad, CFA, CFP® cuts through the jargon and talking heads to explain the most important principles of investing. Successful investors understand the importance of the concepts of risk tolerance and investment time horizon, and use strategies such as asset allocation and diversification. Learn why understanding these concepts is the key to managing your portfolio through a range of market conditions. Mr. Konrad, a co-founder of Blueprint Financial Planning also founded Value Architects…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, September 13
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Career Finders Club Session 2: How current is your Resume? Do You Need a Cover Letter?
This series explores all the stages of job search and provides proven techniques to accelerate your search. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. Preregistration is required: https://goo.gl/forms/9Hx0w9YnfhWYBTza2 Renee Rosenberg offers the latest advice in resume writing: the best formats, the pros and cons of sending resumes, and creating accomplishment statements that are memorable and meaningful. Learn how to write a powerful cover letter. Renee…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 13
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
Why You Should Consider Index Funds and ETFs
Simon Brady, CFP® compares and contrasts index funds and ETF. Learn the benefits of including them in your long term investment portfolios and how to buy and sell them. Simon Brady is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and founder and principal of Anglia Advisors, an independent fee-only financial planning firm based in midtown Manhattan. Originally from London and educated in both the UK and France specializing in finance, he came to New York in his mid-twenties to continue his career as a…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, September 13
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Take Charge of Your Job Campaign This Fall
Own your career objectives and the value you bring to the marketplace so that your network and potential employers will seek you out for opportunities. Coach Win Sheffield discusses: Understanding the job market from the employer’s point of view Knowing how to effectively approach the job market with no specific target Learning the value of representing your interests and how to do it How to make a request without imposing This workshop is based on Win’s podcast series, The Po…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 14
@ 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. Offered in conjunction with AHRCNYC and NY Cares. Preregistration is required at: http://goo.gl/forms/uRAQJghVznyaYeq43 Seating is on a first come, first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 14
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Self-Recruiter® Lecture Series: Resume Renovation
John Crant discusses how to increase the value of the items on your resume, and how to make the cuts necessary, to be seen as a stand-out during your job search. The discussion includes: 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 The Headless Horseman: Don’t Send a Word Doc Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, September 15
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Get Into an Interviewing State of Mind!
Steven Davis, a professional recruiter and a career coach to discusses the challenges, concerns, and most importantly the most effective roadmap to maximize your interviewing preparation process. Learn to present yourself as the leading candidate for any position. Steven Davis is one of SIBL's most sought after volunteer career coaches. He has his own coaching practice and a recruiting business. He has coached thousands of all levels of technology and marketing professionals through his role…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, September 19
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
What Every Homebuyer Needs to Know about Mortgages
Gabi Feuer, AVP Freedom Mortgage and Tracey Eve Johnson MBA provide an overview of how to prepare for a home purchase in the greater NYC area, including what underwriters look for when approving a mortgage application. Learn about the purchase process from pre-approval through closing, and highlight potential pitfalls to avoid. The discussion includes a comparison of the benefits and drawbacks of different types of lenders. Gabi Feuer is an Assistant Vice President at Freedom Mortg…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, September 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Career Finders Club Session 3: How to Present Yourself: Who Are You and What do you Offer?
This series explores all the stages of job search and provides proven techniques to accelerate your search. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. Preregistration is required: https://goo.gl/forms/9Hx0w9YnfhWYBTza2 Renee Rosenberg discusses why personal branding is important and how to create a dynamic and memorable brand that can help pave the way to be remembered for your expertise and personal uniqueness leading to a more successful and rewarding job…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 20
@ 6 p.m.
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 strategies and techniques that you can apply immediately to improve results in your search, including: · A ten-step diagnostic approach that will help you ident…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 21
@ 1:30 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Job Search Tips for Mature Job Seekers
The job search process nowadays is more complex than ever and many job seekers feel challenged by it. The mature job seekers (55+) feel sometimes at a greater disadvantage especially if they are returning to the workforce after a break. If you think that this describes you, you will find useful job search tips and advice at this workshop. Presented by MaturityWorks , this session will also introduce the program funded by the U.S. Department of Labor focusing on the needs of mature workers, the…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 21
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Online Customer Acquisition Series #5: Branding & Fan Building
Social media content is key for online branding and fan building. If you are not actively branding and positioning yourself online, people will do it for you! It's better to understand what it entails and how to do it effectively. Attend this session and learn from Maisha Walker, digital marketing expert, how to put a strategy together so that you can walk your business prospects from mere awareness into repeat customers and raving fans. You can take any and all parts in the Online Customer Ac…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Sat, September 23
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
How to Find the Right College, and Pay for It
Michael Terry CFP® explains how to identify the right college or program, with the most cost-effective fit for your family's situation. The discussion includes the actual cost of college; various forms of financial aid, loans and scholarships; and the financial aid application process. Michael Terry CFP® is the founder and President of Merit Financial Partners, LLC, which provides fee-only planning to a broad clientele. He is a frequent contributor to publications such as Money M…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, September 26
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Health Insurance Options for Individuals
Marci McCall provides an overview of the NY State of Health Marketplace, what to look for, and how to work with a navigator. Marci McCall brings over two decades of talent and experience in both private and nonprofit business development and community outreach to her position as Director of New York City Outreach for the New York State of Health, External Affairs, Outreach & Marketing division. Prior to joining the NYS of Health, Ms. McCall worked for EmblemHealth. Marci is comm…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, September 27
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Career Finders Club Session 4: Preparing to Ace the Interview
This series explores all the stages of job search and provides proven techniques to accelerate your search. The classes can be taken as individual sessions or as a consecutive series. Pre-registration required: https://goo.gl/forms/9Hx0w9YnfhWYBTza2 Renee Rosenberg explains the interview process: how to prepare, what questions to ask, and how to answer those difficult questions you hope they will never ask but always do. Come prepared to role play and practice. Renee Lee Rosenberg, kn…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, September 27
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
Investing in Stocks
Peter J.Creeden CFP® highlights some of the indicators individual should review when investing in common stocks. Peter J.Creeden CFP®, ChFC, CLU 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 channels including Credit.com, Investor’s Business Daily, Go Banking Rates, In…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, September 27
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
The Ultimate Confidence Building Workshop: Communicate with Conviction
Lack of confidence holding you back in your career? Feeling intimidated at networking events or an interview? Jim Arnoff shares the insider's techniques to embrace your strengths, share your career passions with enthusiasm, and pitch yourself with confidence. Learn coaching tools to let go of the doubts, fears and inner voices which hold you back from taking your career to the next level. Walk away with specific ways to express yourself with more clarity, connect with others more powerfully…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, September 28
@ 6 p.m.
Showcasing Your Strengths: Your Personal Marketing Plan
Marie Chindamo helps you identify what makes you unique and showcase your strengths in a manner that is as easy as discussing what you had for lunch. This simple skill plays a vital role in crushing an interview, posturing yourself for promotion, or connecting with decision makers to launch your career. Learn how to leverage your strengths, transform your resume, learn powerful interview techniques, and master the art of connecting and communicating to build meaningful relationships. Marie C…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Fri, September 29
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Side Hustle: From Idea to Income in 27 Days
REGISTER HERE. Chris Guillebeau is back at the Science, Industry & Business Library to talk about his new book: Side Hustle: From Idea to Income in 27 Days. For some people, the thought of quitting their day job to pursue the entrepreneurial life is exhilarating. For many others, it’s terrifying. After all, a stable job that delivers a regular paycheck is a blessing. And not everyone has the means or the desire to take on the risks and responsibilities of working for themselves. But w…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, October 19
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Online Customer Acquisition Series #6: Google Analytics
What is the best source of information to find out whether your online efforts are yielding results? Google Analytics. Come learn from Maisha Walker, digital marketing expert and columnist for Inc.com, how to use the data from Google Analytics--and other analytics tools as well--to determine whether your online campaign is working, and how to tweak your efforts to yield better results. This is the last part in the Online Customer Acquisition Series. Download flyer here: online_customer_acquis…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople