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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

 

Get Social: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Media for Businesses

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by Gregor Smart in Programs

Thursday, August 28th: Get Social: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Media for Businesses

Steph Parker, Senior Social Strategist, Brand Content

Social media has evolved into a necessary element of any marketing plan. Consumers on social networks 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.

general assembly

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

 

 

Makin’ a Splash with potential customers

Posted on February 12th, 2014 by Amber De Angelis in Kirstein Business Library, Programs
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Reaching your target customers can be pretty difficult, especially when you have a niche product.  But sometimes the right packaging and product placement can help you better connect with consumers.

Enter: Auckland-based ad agency DraftFCB:

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Women in Leadership

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by Amber De Angelis in Kirstein Business Library, New Books, Programs
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Hey Ladies (Gents too)!

Looking to learn a little more about gender in the workplace? We’ve got you covered.  This months’ book display is Women in Leadership. Titles in this display range from analysis of the current global corporate structure to guides on how to break the glass ceiling.  Stop by and check them out.

Vicki Donlan

If you are looking for an opportunity to network, swing by our author talk on December 10 at 6pm.  Vicki Donlan author of Her Turn: Why It’s Time for Women To Lead in America will be speaking about the challenges and emerging roles for female leaders in a variety of fields.

Lastly, if you’re just looking to get ahead at work, we have other events coming up that can help anyone get an edge.

We hope to see you soon!

Cheers!

September Calendar of Events

Posted on August 22nd, 2013 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library, Programs

Our September Program Flyer is now available. Click
below to view our upcoming events!

september calendar