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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, May 2
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
Financial Planning Before and During a Divorce
The emotional and legal stresses of divorce can, oftentimes, result in neglect addressing financial issues. Learn top 10 questions to ask your attorney or mediator. The discussion includes crucial topics of marital property, spousal maintenance, and child support, insurance, Social Security, and retirement plans. Lauren Prince, CFP® discusses financial issues to help you avoid mistakes and get a fair and equitable divorce. Lauren Prince is a practicing certified financial planner professio…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, May 2
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Gen X & Millenials: Are You Ready to Retire?
Whether you'd like to retire in 5 years or 25 years, there are some simple steps you should take now to make sure you'll have what you'll need for a financially secure retirement. Come learn these steps from an experienced financial planner. Presented by Levar Haffoney of the Financial Planning Association of New York. Levar Haffoney is a Principal with Fayohne Advisors, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisory firm. He leads the firm’s investment strategy and creates the comprehensive serv…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, May 3
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
How to Get the Most Out of Your Contacts
Career Coach Chip Conlin examines why networking is a “life skill”. People who consistently connect and re-connect with others who can be helpful in their job search and careers often beat out the competition for the best jobs. Through a series of real life stories and case studies this interactive session explores techniques used by successful job hunters in meeting the right people at the right levels to land their next great job. Learn proven techniques to help make the most of your net…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, May 4
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Critique Your Resume - Pre-Registration Required
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. Pre-registration is required. Interested participants must email Sherry Natkow at sherry@job-prep.com to enroll…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 4Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, May 4
@ 6 p.m.
Small Business How-to Seminars
Panel: Traditional PR for Business
Nowadays we're all focused on digital strategies and social media to give our businesses and brands more exposure, but let's not forget the incredible power of traditional media: TV, radio and print. What would a mention about you and/or your business in a large newspaper do for your sales? How would appearing on TV raise awareness of your product or service? What part of your business is considered newsworthy or how can you tailor it to be so? Come learn from a panel of seasoned PR experts the…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, May 6
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
A Group Career Counseling Session - Ask Any Question You Want!
Are you having problems with your job search? Not getting interviews? No job offers? Have a gap on the resume? Can't network to save your life? Think you are too "old" to get a job? Worried you don't have enough experience? Confused about all of the contradictory advice people are giving you? Don't know what to ask in an interview? Feel like you are running uphill and the summit keeps getting higher? Then this session is for you. Come and ask executive recruiter and career counselor Br…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, May 9
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
The Three Kinds of Networking and How to Master Them
As we imagine it, networking is an exotic activity which is practiced by extremely extraverted salespeople, not something we would willingly do. And if networking is something we like, how focused are we on the different approaches needed for each type? The fact is that most of us do not understand networking. There are three distinct types of networking and none of them involve having a personality transplant to be successful. Coach Win Sheffield discusses how to use networking effectively…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, May 10
@ 10:15 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Internet Business Day: Online Marketing and Sales Simplified
REGISTER HERE (Note: This is a day-long program: 10:15 AM - 7:30 PM. Event is free and open to the public--first come, first seated--but you still need to register so that we can have an accurate count of participants since space is limited.) Download flyer: flyer-internet_business_day.pdf Have you ever wanted to start a successful and profitable internet business but don't know how or where to turn for information ? Or do you already have a business and could use the help of the Internet…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, May 11
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Spring Cleaning for the Soul
Spring is a time for rebirth, renewal and reawakening. It’s a time when many people dust off their homes and open the windows to let the fresh air in and stale air out. Kristina Leonardi talks about doing the same for your soul! It’s a perfect time to review where you are in your career and life, make adjustments , and do what’s necessary in order to get you where you want to be. Examine what no longer serves a purpose and what ideas, work, or relationships need to be revised or let go of al…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, May 13
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
Couples and Finance: Time for the MoneyTalk!
One secret to "living happily ever after" is to communicate well and to agree on financial goals and spending priorities. Kim Bourne, a Certified Financial Planner shares techniques to help you and your partner build a financially secure future together. Kim Bourne CPA CFP® is the owner of a boutique financial services firm. At Playfair Planning Services, Kim advises financially independent women, successful entrepreneurs and young professionals. As a financial advisor, Kim’s role in…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, May 17
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Turn Job Interviews into Offers
Have you ever walked out of an interview thinking it went well, but then you didn’t get the job? Or felt a great conversation come to a halt as soon as you answered their salary question? Perhaps in one interview you felt a bit too nervous, or you simply want to polish up your interviewing skills. If any of these are true for you, then you’ll want to attend this seminar. Robert Hellmann of www.hellmannconsulting.com shares field-tested strategies and techniques (and dispels myths) to boost yo…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, May 18
@ 10 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, May 18
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Confront with Confidence
Have you walked away from conversations and wish you said something? Do you have a problem getting a word in edgewise at the meeting? Are you sick and tired of someone’s behavior? Being an effective communicator means you have to have a proactive approach during times when you would just rather run. Most people confuse suggesting, challenging or contesting their thoughts and ideas, as confrontation. Join us to learn the difference between these four approaches and how you can master them to bu…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, May 19
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Getting That First Job
Frustrated because internet searches for “Entry Level” opportunities yield so many “1-3 years experience required”? Jacqui Rose guides you through the process of landing that first job in your chosen field. Topics covered include: reactive v. proactive job hunting, importance of resumes and cover letters, networking, and interviewing tips. This workshop is geared toward entry-level job seekers (high school/college grads). Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, May 23
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Online Customer Acquisition Series #3: Search Engine Optimization
Your prospects may not be able to find you online despite having a great website. Why? We all depend on search engines to find information. How do you get to the first page in Google? How do you outrank your competition? Maisha Walker, digital marketing expert and columnist for Inc. shares her expertise on finding your keywords and incorporating them into your content, the necessary elements to achieve organic search visibility, and what you need to know to rank in mobile searches. Learn abou…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, May 25
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Keeping Motivated and Conducting a Positive Job Search in Today's' Changing Economy
Maintaining a positive attitude in your job search is essential. Renee Lee Rosenberg, a clinical career counselor and licensed mental health counselor with over 25 years experience helping individuals conduct a positive job search, leads this interactive and informative session. Learn how to keep yourself motivated, resilient, and productive during your job search. Seating is on a first come , first seated basis.
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, May 30
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Retirement and Long Term Care Fundamentals
Sheila Jacobs, CFP® of the Financial Women's Association discusses timeless strategies for financial success from vision through implementation and beyond. Topics covered include Goal Setting, Creating Actionable Steps, and the Importance of Having a Long Term Care plan (with or without insurance). I’m grateful for more than 20 years’ of insights and knowledge gained from helping to manage assets for women, families, charitable organizations, and small businesses in constantly chang…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Thu, June 1
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Get Bigger, Better Clients (with Less Stress)
You want bigger and better customers… but it’s hard to make that leap when you’re an entrepreneur wearing so many hats! What is the best way to go about it? What should you focus on? What changes should you make so that your efforts yield the maximum results for your business goals? Download flyer: bigger_better_clients.pdf Evan Horowitz has helped countless entrepreneurs break the mold, and beat the odds to make a lot more money, while sleeping better. His clients are driven, successful p…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Tue, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
David Pogue on Money, Technology & Business Life
REGISTER HERE (Note: Event is free and open to the public, but you must register so that we can get an accurate count of participants.) David Pogue is the tech critic for Yahoo Finance, having been groomed for the position by 13 years as the personal-technology columnist for the New York Times. He’s also a monthly columnist for Scientific American and host of science shows on PBS’s “NOVA.” He’s been a correspondent for “CBS Sunday Morning” since 2002. He will be sharing essential tips and sho…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Book Lovers,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, June 15
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Online Customer Acquisition Series #4: Search Advertising
Have you been thinking about search advertising but don’t know where your money will yield the best results? Maisha Walker, digital marketing expert and columnist for Inc.com, shares her expertise to help you focus on those platforms that will provide your business with the desired results within your existing budget. You can take any and all parts in the Online Customer Acquisition Series: Part 5: Branding and Fan Building | September 21, 2017 | 6-7:30 PM Part 6: Google and Other Analytic…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, June 20
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
How to Get Media Exposure on a Zero Budget
Every business owner wants customers or clients to flock to them. It's only natural. But no one flocks to a business owner who is "the best-kept secret in town." To avoid being a secret, and to become a known entity, the best thing a business owner can do is to secure media exposure. In this presentation, Bruce Hurwitz, a successful entrepreneur, will share with you how he has obtained national and international media exposure on a zero budget. Bruce A. Hurwitz, Ph.D., president of Hurwitz Str…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
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
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

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