Business Services Blog
Don’t miss these programs that can provide valuable tools for your small business in May!
Business Bytes: Photography for Your Business
Do you have a blog, a website or an online store on Etsy or eBay? The quality of your photos can make or break your brand or your sales. Come learn how to take better pictures and enhance your online presence. Taught by a professional photographer who has managed an Etsy shop as well as a photography business.
The book title for May is The Facts of Business Life: What Every Successful Business Owner Knows That You Don’t by Bill McBean. Click here for more details. Meeting location is offsite at Armand's Pizzeria, 70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights.
Wednesday, May 22, 7-9 p.m. Register here
Check out the business calendar for more programs this month!
- Are an Arlington Heights business that is less than 5 years old.
- Have a current business library card.
- Have used business services, databases, classes, programs, the Studio, or other library resource to better/grow your business. (Please be specific).
- Would like to gain visibility via a marketing video that features your business!
Saturday, April 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday, April 20, 10:30-11 a.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 6:30-7 p.m.
Join us for stories about smart spending and saving followed by a piggybank craft. For ages 0-6. Drop in
$Apps for Your Wallet or Purse
Monday, April 22, 6-7 p.m. / Village Bank & Trust Building, 311 S. Arlington Heights Road, Suite 20; Arlington Hts.
Wednesday, April 24, 1-2:30 p.m. / Senior Center, 1801 W. Central Road; Arlington Hts.
Keep it Safe
Wednesday, April 24, 7-8 p.m. / Village Bank & Trust, 234 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Hts.
Find out what makes blogging important for your business, how you can gain followers and what kind of content to consider. Use it to build your brand, your relationships and over time, build your business.
Digital Marketing Strategist Matthew Jonas will show you how your business can use LinkedIn to connect with others and improve growth in the process.
Tue, 04/16/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm Register here
Check out the calendar for more business programs this month!
If you can’t make it to a program of interest, your Business Services Specialists are always available for free one-on-one appointments to help you utilize social media, blogging, and additional resources as marketing tools for your business. Click here to make your appointment today!
Did you know you can use your business library card to register employees for computer and technology classes? (Please note registration is limited to the three authorized users of your business library card.) Perhaps they need a refresher on how to create a power point, or understand the ins and outs of specific social media resources. Your library can be a resource for training purposes, check out the complete list of Computer and Technology classes offered every month. They do fill up fast though, so register early! Of course, we always have great Business Programs geared toward the business owner as well.
Also, your Business Services Specialists are a great resource if you need some fresh ideas for marketing to your target audience using social media, marketing lists from our databases, ideas on how to partner with other local businesses that compliment your products or services, build your followers, or establish yourself as an expert in your field. Tell us what you want to do and we’ll see how we can help you get there. Make an appointment today!
The business world is constantly adapting to new ideas, trends and business practices. The new Business Book Club will offer a forum where business people can explore, learn, network, discuss and implement strategies for professional and personal growth. The book title for May is The Facts of Business Life: What Every Successful Business Owner Knows That You Don’t by Bill McBean.
Wed, 05/22/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm Register Here