Kirstein Business Library

Second Floor, McKim Building, Central Library, 617-859-2142

Changing Careers: Reinventing Oneself in Today’s Job Market on Tuesday, February 2, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon

Posted on January 25th, 2016 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

gekowPlease come to “Changing Careers: Reinventing Oneself in Today’s Job Market” on Tuesday, February 2 from 6-7:30 in the Commonwealth Salon, Central Library. Discuss and explore different strategies to help make the transition from one industry to another a smooth one, presented by Gary Gekow, employment consultant. Please visit bit.ly/1NLL5lu to register.

Business Plans, Business Plans

Posted on January 11th, 2016 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

businessThis Wednesday, January 13, “Creating a Successful Business Plan” starts on Gale Courses, available to any Massachusetts resident with a Metro Boston Library Network card or an ecard.  In addition, the Kirstein Business Library will be presenting a Business Plan Basics class on Thursday, January 21 at 2:30 in the Tech Classroom of the McKim Building at the Central Library.  Please don’t miss these great opportunities!

New Books for the New Year

Posted on January 2nd, 2016 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

We have a selection of new books to celebrate the new year,

so please check them out.

New Year, New Career

Posted on December 30th, 2015 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

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Kirstein Business Library New Series. The Kirstein Business Library is happy to announce a six-part “New Year, New Career” series starting January 7. All classes take place at the Central Library. Below is the schedule:

Prepare for a New Career with Learning Express Library
January 7 at 2:30 p.m. in the Tech Classroom, McKim Building
LearningExpress Library provides test preparation materials and interactive practice exams for all ages, including job-seekers and people trying to get to the
next level in their career.

Personal Branding: How to Craft and Tell Your Story
January 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon
Develop your brand, craft your story, and use it to grow or change your career. This workshop is presented by Devin Bramhall, Executive Director, Boston Content and General Assembly.

Changing Careers: Reinventing Oneself in Today’s Job Market
February 2 at 6 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon
Discuss and explore different strategies to help make the transition from one industry to another a smooth one. This workshop is presented by Gary Gekow, employment consultant.

Break into Tech
February 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon
Join General Assembly for an “Ask Us Anything” session to learn how you can make a successful transition to tech. This workshop is presented by Leon Noel, Co-Founder & CEO, SocialSci.

Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop
March 1 at 4 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon
This workshop is designed to answer general questions and provide nonprofits with an overview of issues related to nonprofit formation and is presented by Lawyers Clearinghouse.

Break into Digital Marketing
March 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon
Learn how people land jobs as digital marketers, walk away with practical tips on moving into digital marketing, and understand what it is like to be interviewed for the role. This workshop is presented by Kara Hendrick, Digital Marketing Strategist at Velco and General Assembly.

Lynda.com is Live

Posted on December 8th, 2015 by Betsey Lippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

lyndaLynda.com is now available to Massachusetts residents with a  Metro Boston Library Network card or an ecard. Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals – access a video library of over 4,000 engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Here’s your chance to learn across the technology spectrum – from basic skills in Excel and Word to advanced skills in web design or 3D + animation.