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June Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on June 1st, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for:

  • 6.1.17: “Photoshop Alternatives: Pixlr” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.6.17: “Breaking into Consulting” at 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.8.17: “Navigating Illustrator” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.9.17: “LinkedIn for Job Seekers” at 2 in the Community Learning Center
  • 6.13.17: “How PR and Content Marketing can Drive Customers to Your Business” at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon
  • 6.20.17: “Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop” at 4 in the Commonwealth Salon
  • 6.22.17: “Design Your Own Custom Logo with Adobe Illustrator” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.29.17: “Introduction to Bloomberg” at 6 in the Exchange

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May Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on April 21st, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for these exciting programs in May:

  • 5.2.17 at 6 in the Exchange: “Doing Business Online”
  • 5.4.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Basics of 3D Printing with TinkerCad”
  • 5.9.17 at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Financing Sources for Startups and Small Businesses”
  • 5.11.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Blender for Beginners”
  • 5.16.17 at 6 in the Exchange: “Online Job Search and Resume Submittal Workshop”
  • 5.17.17 at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Salary Negotiation for Women”
  • 5.18.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Navigating Photoshop”
  • 5.19.17 at 10 in the Community Learning Center: “Finding Funders”
  • 5.25.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Photoshop Alternatives: Canva”
  • 5.30.17 at 5:30 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Beyond the Label: Women, Leadership, and Success on Our Own Terms”

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April Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for these programs in April.

  • April 4 at 6 in the Exchange: “Salary and Benefits Negotiation”
  • April 5 at 10 in the Exchange: “Where’s the Money? Small Business Financing Sources”
  • April 5 at 6 in the Exchange: “Conscious Capitalism: A Better Way for Business”
  • April 6 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Crash Course in Design Software Pt. 1 (Photoshop)”
  • April 11 at 6 in the Exchange: “Managing Job Search Stress”
  • April 13 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Crash Course in Design Software Pt. 2 (Illustrator)”
  • April 18 at 1 in the Exchange: “Exploring Business Ownership”
  • April 20 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Crash Course in Design Software Pt. 3 (InDesign)”
  • April 22 at 11:30 in the Exchange: “Boston on a Budget” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 22 at 2 in the Exchange: “Planning a Trip Online” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 22 at 3:30 in the Exchange: “Budgeting Basics” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 25 at 6 in the Exchange: “First-Time Homebuyer’s Seminar” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 26 at 6 in the Exhange: “Planning for Retirement” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 27  at 6 in the Exchange: “Budgeting Basics with Google Sheets” This program is part of Money Smart Week
  • April 28 at 2 in the Community Learning Center “LinkedIn for Job Seekers”

 

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Finding Events and Training for Nonprofits

Posted on February 25th, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

funding-information-networkThe Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center  is a Funding Information Network partner.  As such, we provide free access to Foundation Center databases and supporting materials.  We also provide periodic programs of interest to nonprofits, such as nonprofit incorporation workshops, training on the Foundation Center databases, and grant writing workshops.  Here is a link to our upcoming programs , which we advertise on Eventbrite.  We are also on Facebook .

 

Other sources of information include the Massachusetts Nonprofit Network’s Community Trainings and Event  page and Boston Charity Events .

 

 

Research Mutual Funds and Stocks with Morningstar

Posted on January 27th, 2017 by gsmart in Electronic Resources, Kirstein Business Library

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Planning for Retirement? New to Investing? Is it time to Review Your Investment Portfolio?

The Morningstar Investment Research Center offers data on over 14,500 stocks, 24,800 mutual funds, 1,500 exchange-traded funds, and 700 closed end funds. You’ll also find analyst reports on over 3,500 securities, offering in-depth background and analyst opinions on top investments.

You can access this resource in the library via our computers or wifi and at home using your library card.

Try it out today!

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