Business Services Blog
Does your business hire teens for part-time help? The Village of Arlington Heights Youth Commission, the Arlington Heights Park District, and the Arlington Heights Memorial Library (AHML) are hosting the first annual Teen Job Fair at AHML on March 9th from 9am to 12noon. It’s a free opportunity to promote and advertise your business, support the local economy, network with other business owners, and introduce teens in our area to potential jobs and volunteer opportunities with your organization. If you are interested in participating or getting more information, please contact Sue Gwinnup at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you a business owner in Arlington Heights, but not a resident? Your Arlington Heights business qualifies for a Business library card. Not only do you get to take advantage of the classes, programs, borrowing privileges, resources, and remote access to powerful databases, but you can also authorize usage to two* of your employees on a single business library card account! More information can be found here regarding how to apply for your business library card.
*3 total including the user/owner who opens the Business Library card account.
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One-on-one appointments can be made if you need more personalized advice for your business. We can help your business get off the ground, set up your social media and social media management tools, pull business lists for your marketing efforts, and more. This is for any Arlington Heights business and all for free! Request an appointment or contact Business Services Librarian, Shannon Scanlan, email@example.com or Business Services Advisor, Julie Kittredge, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Photographing products
- Getting a great headshot
- Editing photos with professional software for etsy, ebay, or your website.
- Creating a video for promoting your business
- Creating, recording, and editing music
- Scanning professional quality scans
- Printing with our printers and color copier
- Creating online tutorials using screen capture software
- And more!
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Business Bytes: Managing Social Media for Business
Managing your business accounts on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook is easier than ever with free management tools. Learn about Hootsuite and other tools to make social media easier.
Most of eBays top sellers use an eBay Store to maximize their sales and profits. eBay University Instructor Jack Waddick will talk about the latest tools and strategies of a successful eBay store and include real-time demos on eBay.com.
Wed, 01/23/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm Register here
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Business Services is growing! Our new Business Services Advisor, Julie Kittredge, is available to help you utilize the library's business resources. Julie is also a small business owner with a strong understanding of social media marketing and the unique needs of the small business owner. Please use her as a resource for one-on-one appointments for getting up to speed with social media for your business. She’s also available to assist you with business lists from the library databases and other research related to growing your business. Julie can be reached at 847.506.2630 or email@example.com.