Posts tagged with "business"

Posted by paichele on 02/05/15
 
Join us to discuss Entrepreneurial StrengthsFinder by Jim Clifton. Refreshments provided. Registration is required. Those registered can pick up a book at the Info Desk. Books contain a unique access code to take the Entrepreneurial StrengthsFinder Assessment.
 
Date and time: Wednesday, February 25, 7–8:30 p.m.
Location: Armand's Pizzeria, 70 N. Vail Avenue
 

Posted by paichele on 08/17/15
 
Our Business Center is open as a co-working space for those who work from home or would like an environment where they can collaborate, network and co-mingle. A business specialist from the library will be available to assist you with business resources. Co-working space in the Business Center is available the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 9 a.m.–noon. Join us at 10 a.m. for the following brief presentations:
 
Sept. 2: How to Take Advantage of a Co-working Environment:
Sept. 16: How to Use Reference USA for Targeted Mailing Lists
Oct. 7: Discover Resources for Lifelong Business Learning
Oct. 21: Show and Tell What Your Business is Doing
Nov. 4: Get resources for Including Images in Your Social Media
 
Drop in, first and third Wednesday of the month, 9 a.m. to noon, Business Center

Posted by paichele on 01/08/15
 
Co-Sponsored with the Rotary Club of Arlington Heights
Discover the many interlinking occurrences in our lives that make us who we are as a professional and working contributor. By doing some mental exercises, we can become more aware of what value we bring to an employer, how we developed our skills and how we can use this to target future opportunities based on who we are. Presented by Bob Podgorski.
 
Date and time: Thursday, January 22, 7–8:30 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
 

Posted by paichele on 02/16/15
 
Arlington Heights cardholders can schedule a one-hour appointment to have their resumes reviewed. Maximum of two reviews within a six-month period or three reviews in a one-year period.
 
Date and time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. and Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m.
Location: Appointment Room next to the Shackley Room
 

Posted by lmulford on 05/06/14
 
Social media is a must for business visibility and relationship marketing. Come gain ideas, tips, and inspiration for using these critical marketing tools.
 
Date and Time: Monday, May 12, 7-8 p.m. or Tuesday, May 13, 10-11 a.m.
Location: Business Center
 

Posted by paichele on 03/03/15
 
Do you struggle when someone asks, “So, what do YOU do?” Simply put, a smart elevator pitch makes a good impression. An expert from ResuMAYDAY will work with you to craft a compelling, clearly-defined pitch and provide insider tips on public speaking and methods to develop your personal delivery style.
 
Date and time: Thursday, March 12, 7–8 p.m.
Location: Cardinal Room
 

Posted by paichele on 04/20/15
 
Your business decisions should be based on the needs and wants of customers. Learn how to tap into the mindset of your target market to help you make the right marketing, operational and financial decisions.
 
Date and time: Tuesday, April 28, 6:30–8 p.m.
Location:  Business Center
 

Posted by lmulford on 04/03/14
 
Learn tips on how to strategically use Pinterest to drive traffic to your website through branding and social media marketing.
 
Date and Time: Monday, April  14, 7-8 p.m. or Tuesday, April 15, 10-11 a.m.
Location: Business Center
 

Posted by paichele on 08/26/15

Join us from the comfort of your home or office for our next lunch-hour business webinar. The library is much more than books and movies. Come discover some of our best kept secrets, new ways the library serves our business community, resources you didn't know to ask for, and unique services for our business library card holders.
 
Date and time: Tuesday, September 8, noon –1 p.m.
 
After submitting your registration you will receive confirmation and instructions for logging in.

Posted by lmulford on 05/01/14

Are you a home-based or small business owner? Please take our survey about the library's business services and let us know how we can serve you better. You just might win a Kindle!

 
If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

6.012 Patron-Generated Content

04/27/2011
The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
 
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
 
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
 
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
 
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
 
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
 
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
 
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
 
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
 
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
 
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
 
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy