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Kirstein Business Library

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Welcome to the Kirstein Business Library

Posted on May 2nd, 2013 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library

The Kirstein Business Library offers career and job hunting information, entrepreneurial resources, assistance to investors, and maintains a variety of business directories and industry statistics. For more information about the programs and resources at Kirstein:

 

New Reads for a New Year

Posted on December 24th, 2014 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

The new books keep coming in,

so please check them out.

Marketing Mondays: Social Media for Businesses

Posted on December 15th, 2014 by Gregor Smart in Programs

Monday, December 15th: Get Social: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Media for Businesses

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Instructor: Steph Parker, Activation Strategist, allen & gerritsen

Social media has evolved into a necessary element of any marketing plan. Consumers are on social networks and expect to be able to find and connect with you. In this class, you’ll learn about the role of key social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest and how to start engaging consumers on these platforms.

Presented by General Assembly. Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library.

general assembly

Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

 

New Books at Kirstein

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

The new books keep on coming in,

so please check them out.

Social Insecurity – December 1st: Author Talk

Posted on November 26th, 2014 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library, Programs

Monday, December 1st: Author Talk with Dr. James W. Russell, Social Insecurity: 401(k)s and the Retirement Crisis

Dr. James W. Russell, author of Social Insecurity: 401(k)s and the Retirement Crisis is an authority on retirement policy. He led one the first employee movements to successfully challenge the dominant trend to replace traditional pension plans with 401(k)-like plans. He argues the new retirement plans are essentially scams that mainly benefit the financial services industry through the various fees that are charged.

Presented by the Kirstein Business Library

Social Insecurity

Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Commonwealth Salon

 

46.3 Million Americans Will Travel More Than 50 Miles for Thanksgiving and Pay More for Dinner

Posted on November 22nd, 2014 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

2014-Travel-Forecast-Thanksgiving-ReleaseAmerican Automobile Association Travel predicts that 46.3 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving weekend.  This is the highest volume  since 2007 and a 4.2 percent increase over 2013. Almost 90 percent of travelers will drive and will enjoy the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in five years. Read more »