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Category Archives: Kirstein Business Library

Glasses Free Cinema 3D

Posted on July 29th, 2016 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

A team of researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has found a way to view 3D movies without glasses.

The team’s prototype isn’t yet ready for market since it requires 50 sets of mirrors and lenses, but it has been demonstrated in an auditorium, where all viewers saw 3D images of a consistently high resolution.

 

How Much Money Do Entrepreneurs Need to Launch, and Where do they Get It?

Posted on July 20th, 2016 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

global entrepreneurship

 

According to a recent Babson report, the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor ,  U.S. entrepreneurs required a median of $17,500 in funding to launch their companies – 57 percent of which was funded by themselves. Women also reported requiring $10,000 – half as much funding as men reported – to start a company.

SCORE Small Business Mentoring Returns on July 23 from 1-4

Posted on July 11th, 2016 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

SCOREAttend a free 1-hour business mentoring sessions for small business owners or people considering starting a small business. Register by calling 617-565-5591 or online at https://scoreboston.org/KL/ .

New Arrivals at Kirstein

Posted on June 9th, 2016 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

The new books keep coming into Kirstein,

 

so please check them out.

Using Prezi for Presentations

Posted on June 3rd, 2016 by gsmart in Electronic Resources, Internet Resources, Kirstein Business Library

Have you tried Prezi yet?  Prezi is a fun and easy way to make your presentations more dynamic.   Check out this Prezi for a quick overview on accessing our Business Electronic Resources.

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redcheckNeed help on learning how to build your own Prezi? Check out Lynda.com’s Prezi Essential Training webinar.