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Introduction to Digital Marketing

Posted on September 11th, 2014 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library

Monday, September 15: Introduction To Digital Marketing

Andrew Krebs Smith, Founder, Social Fulcrum

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The digital landscape is moving at a lightning fast pace. Every industry has been affected by the advances in digital—from retail to brands and agencies. This class will cover the fundamentals of digital marketing, and introduce you to the key channels, concepts and metrics. Learn the available marketing platforms and tactics for tracking and optimizing campaigns, grasp online marketing basics, and get your head around the technical jargon to determine how and where your business fits into the digital world.

general assembly

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

Kirstein Business Library Has Moved to Bates Hall

Posted on August 19th, 2014 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library



The Kirstein Business Library is now located at the south end of Bates Hall.  Please come visit us in our new location.

Kirstein Business Library is Moving to Bates Hall

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library




The Kirstein Business Library will be closing at 9:00 P.M. on Monday, August 18 and will reopen in the south end of Bates Hall when the move is complete.  Our circulating collection has already moved.  Our reference books, periodicals, computers, and staff will be moving soon.  We look forward to seeing you in our new location.

Salary Survey of New England Nonprofits

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


Would you like to know what your nonprofit salary is in comparison to others? Take a look at Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2014: A Compensation and Benefits Survey of and for Nonprofits in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Adjoining Communities.

It  was compiled by Third Sector New England and provides searchable salary and benefits information for small to midsized nonprofits. Read more »

Networking better: Preparation counts

Posted on June 25th, 2014 by Amber De Angelis in Electronic Resources, Kirstein Business Library
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This is part 1 of a series on networking better.

Why is networking important? Well, it’s an opportunity to meet new people and to find new resources. When most people thing of networking they think of LinkedIn. That’s only part of the story.

Do your research!

Remember these words: Proper Prior Preparation Prevents Poor Performance

By researching the event beforehand, one can make an effective attack plan. Maybe you want new clients or maybe you just want to connect with former colleagues to catch up. Keeping your goals in the back of your mind will help you focus and maximize your limited time with these influential people.

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