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Today
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Understanding Your Financial Statements
The key to understanding your brokerage account performance is to carefully review your account statements regularly. Monica Cirillo provides some helpful hints to understand the different components of an account statement. Learn about a number of publicly-available resources to explore further. Monica Cirillo is an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Monica held leadership positions at several major financial services firms spannin…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, October 18
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a U…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, October 18
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
The Three Kinds of Networking and How to Master Them
Most people do not understand networking and view it as an exotic activity that is practiced only by extremely extroverted sales people. And if networking is something you like, how focused are you on the different approaches needed for each type? Networking is not one thing. There are three distinct types of networking and none of them involve having a personality transplant to be successful. Coach Win Sheffield shows you how to use networking effectively. Seating is on a first come ,…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, October 19
@ 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, October 19
@ 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, October 19
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Thinking About A Career Change
Sherry Natkow 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…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
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
Fri, October 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Money Matters
Medicare 2018
Join Michelle Berney from the NYC Department for the Aging for an overview of the Medicare program and your coverage options. Get the latest information on Medigap/Medicare Supplement insurance, Medicare Advantage/Medicate Health Plans, and Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage. Michelle Berney is an Outreach Coordinator at the NYC Department for the Aging’s HIICAP (Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance Program) Program. She conducts trainings and presentations on Med…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Money Matters
The SBA’s Financing Programs for Your Business and How to Apply
Man-Li Kuo Lin Man-Li Kuo Lin discusses the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 7(a) Loan, 504 loan for purchasing Property, Microloans for Start-ups, and grants for R&D. Learn about the qualifications, procedures, and checklists. Ms. Man-Li Kuo Lin is Economic Development Specialist and District International Trade Officer/Emerging Leaders CEO Training Project Manager/PRIME Grantee Liaison at the U.S. Small Business Administration New York District Office (SBA NYDO) marketing team in d…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Money Matters
The Basics of Investing
Elizabeth Goody, Senior Counsel of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, discusses investment products, understanding fees and risk, and how to avoid common scams including those that might relate to the recent hurricanes. Learn the questions to ask before investing and the red flags of investment fraud. Elizabeth Goody is an attorney in the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s New York Regional Office. Before joining the SEC in 2010, Elizabeth was…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018
Coptic Church
Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 12:30 p.m.
Money Matters
What Every Investor Needs to Know
Gary R. Mottola of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority provides a detailed look at results from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation’s Investor Survey, including investor relationships with investment brokers and advisors, understanding and perceptions of fees charged for investment services, usage of investment information sources, attitudes towards investing in general, investor literacy, and investment fraud. Get helpful tips and takeaways from the study and other recent research.…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 12:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Fun with Financial Statements
James Buro Financial statements often tell a useful story about how profitable a business is (or isn’t), what sort of assets, liabilities and debts the business has, and what the business trends are. James Buro, CFA, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA shows you how to do a qualitative assessment of the numbers and learn how to make the financial statements speak to you about the business, its profitability, and its quality. James Buro, CFA, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA has been an investment professional fo…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 12:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Wills and Advance Directives
Kyle S. Edmonds provides an introduction to life-planning documents, including wills, health care proxies, living wills and powers of attorney. Learn why these documents are important and how they can help you plan for the future. Attorney Kyle S. Edmonds has been practicing law for over fifteen years. For twelve-and-a-half years Kyle worked at a Civil Litigation law firm in the Wall Street area garnering extensive experience before moving on to start his own law firm in 2013. Kyle, a native of…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Overview of The Global Economy and Markets
Kate Moore After several years of mixed performance, global economic growth appears to have been re-energized. Even without fiscal stimulus or policy change, earnings growth has accelerated in just about every major region of the world. Kate Moore discusses how to navigate uncertain markets and find investment opportunities both at home and abroad. Kate Moore, Managing Director, is Chief Equity Strategist for BlackRock and is a member of the BlackRock Investment Institute (BII). She…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Older Workers Rock: Job Search Over 50
Renee Lee Rosenberg In this interactive session, Renee Lee Rosenberg demystifies the top myths about aging and job search. Learn strategies to help any job seeker over 50 conduct a more effective and fulfilling job search. Renee Lee Rosenberg, known as the Positivity Pro, and the Age Rebrander has been a Clinical Career Counselor for over 25 years helping individuals on all levels to achieve a successful job search and a satisfying career transition. She is a NYS Licensed Mental Health Cou…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 2:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Building Blocks for Retirement
Erika Safran A successful retirement requires planning, good advice, and smart decisions. If you are you currently retired or evaluating your future retirement, this is a must attend session for you. Erika Safran, CFP ® discusses: Strategies to maximize your retirement accounts Identity the small steps to take while working to create future tax free wealth Share tax efficient allocation strategies for different stages in life – with discussion of risk capacity vs risk tolerance…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 4:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Tax Planning In a Time of Tax Reform
Dan Olson Tax reform can mean many things and frequently the headlines and articles don't tell the whole story. They certainly don't give you enough information to understand the potential impact on the taxes you might have to pay. Dan Olson guides you through the tax reform debate and provides information you can use to plan for your 2017 and 2018 taxes. Dan Olson, Principal of Olson Tax & Financial Planning, is a financial professional with over 30 - years of experience with Citigroup…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 1Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 4:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Money for College
Jessica Huling Jessica Huling, CPA provides an overview of finding, financing, and managing money for college. Topics include a basic introduction to types of financial aid, the process of preparing for, completing and submitting a FAFSA, how to borrow responsibly for college and successfully manage student loans. Jessica Huling, CPA is a Certified Public Accountant and a Vice President of the Internal Audit Department at Emigrant Bank. Ms. Huling has worked over 10 years in the Financial Se…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Training Room 3Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 20
@ 4:30 p.m.
Money Matters
Stocks? Bonds? Mutual Funds? How to Balance Your Investments
Join us for a panel discussion with financial professionals from a variety of NY’s top firms and industry leaders sourced from the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIMFA) Foundation’s volunteer corps. Learn about what each investment type is, the risks and rewards, and why it is so important to take a diversified approach when managing your own money. Realize your own financial goals -- both short and long term. Panelists: Delores Rubin is a Deutsche Bank Equity Trad…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, October 24
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
CEO Series: David S. Rose
Online registration opens to the general public on October 11. David S. Rose is an Inc. 500 CEO, serial entrepreneur, super angel investor, best selling author and keynote speaker who has founded or funded over 100 pioneering companies. He has been described by Forbes as "New York's Archangel", by BusinessWeek as a "world conquering entrepreneur", by Crain's New York Business as "the father of angel investing in New York", and by Red Herring magazine as "patriarch of Silicon Alley". He is the…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, October 25
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a U…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, October 25
@ 3 p.m.
Money Matters
The Three Pillars of Smart Investing
Morris I. Betesh CRPC® explains why the concepts of diversification, behavioral finance, and portfolio rebalancing are so important to investors. Morris I. Betesh CRPC® is a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management focusing on retirement planning, diversified portfolio management, options, and income strategies. Morris is a graduate of New York University, and a member of the NYU Alumni Torchbearer Program. Morris resides with his wife and family in Brooklyn, New York.…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Wed, October 25
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Envisioning Your Ideal Entertainment Career...Creating an Action Plan to Get There
Join Jim Arnoff for this highly interactive workshop for the insider's take on envisioning the entertainment industry career that embraces your strengths, skills and passions. Maximize your options, get clarity about your career direction, and breakthrough the walls that have been holding you back. Through one-on-one and group coaching, gain the tools to see possibilities beyond where you are now and strategize ways of making that dream entertainment career a reality. Jim is a Certified Life/Ca…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, October 26
@ 2 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Writing The Summary Section On Your Resume
Sherry Natkow Participants must bring 2 job postings which are a good fit. 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. What to bring: Since you'll be writing on this material, please bring HARD COPIES (not on your…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Thu, October 26
@ 6 p.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Careers in International Trade
Ever think about a career in international trade? From working in trade compliance or logistics, to managing accounts with overseas vendors, there are many benefits to be considered when working in the global trade arena. William Conroy discusses current market trends, salary information, and the nuts and bolts of landing a job in international trade. Moderated by Deanna Clark-Esposito, Esq. William Conroy is president of the recruiting firm Tyler Search, which specializes exclusively in pl…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, October 27
@ 12 noon
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Career Evolution: Preparing for Your Career's Next Leap with Social Media Marketing
John Crant shows how to lay the groundwork to take your career to the next level, to get on the 'short list' for that next promotion, and to market your achievements continually. The discussion includes: Perception Is Reality: So, Change Reality Credit, Where Credit Is Do –and How To Get Yours Sharing Accolades Shines the Light on You Too Be Seen as a Leader, By Being a Leader Manage Your Career 'Marketing' Materials: Using LinkedIn, Groups, Blogs & More Your Signature B…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Sat, October 28
@ 12 noon
Money Matters
How to Structure Your Small Business for Legal Protection and Tax Savings
Whether you already own a small business or are considering starting one, Brenda Smith CFP® discusses how to avoid common pitfalls and risks. Learn how to take advantage of some of the tax-saving opportunities that are uniquely available to owners of small businesses. Brenda Smith is a Vice President at Bernstein Private Wealth Management, and has 19 years of experience in the financial services industry, with expertise in tax, estate and retirement planning, investment portfolio…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Tue, October 31
@ 6 p.m.
Money Matters
Let's Get Your Financial Life in Order!
Areyour tangled finances getting in the way of achieving your life goals? Do you feel overwhelmed when you think about trying to get your financial life in order? James Buro, CFA, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA discusses how to focus on what's most important and specific strategies to set you on the path to financial security and greater peace of mind. James Buro, CFA, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA has been an investment professional for over 30 years. During that time, he has worked as a Financial Consultant with Mer…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 018Adults,
Businesspeople
Fri, November 3
@ 10 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Resource & Career Fair for Entrepreneurial Performing Artists
Join us to hear about the latest programs and services from a cross section of NY metro area entrepreneurial resources to help you with your small business, career or artistic endeavor! Organizations present information about their resources during a kickoff presentation and answer your individual questions at their booths. Get job search tips (resumes & cover letters, LinkedIn, networking, job search databases, etc...) during group Q &A at SIBL’s “coaching cafe”. New this year is a…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Healy HallAdults,
Businesspeople,
Job Seekers
Wed, November 8
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a U…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers
Wed, November 15
@ 10:30 a.m.
Careers, Jobs, Small Business Seminars
Mindfulness for Job Seekers
Learn mindfulness techniques that bring relaxation and effortless focus to challenging situations and relationships. Mindfulness is the practice of bringing full, non-judgmental awareness to the present moment. The struggle of searching for a job can be overwhelming at times. See if the practice of mindfulness meditation and some easy to use on-the-spot techniques can help you during these challenging times. Instructor Laura Jackson has been practicing Zen meditation for 12 years and is a U…
Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), Conference Room 014/015Adults,
Job Seekers