Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Lower Level, Johnson Building, Central Library, 617 536-5400 x4142

Welcome to the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on May 2nd, 2013 by Gregor Smart in Kirstein Business Library

The Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center (KBLIC) invites media creators, innovators, job seekers, entrepreneurs, nonprofits, investors, coders, and makers to our new space. Business-minded individuals can enjoy an inviting and modern space with over 5,000 square feet of printed resources, flexible seating, innovative technology to conduct business research, and dedicated areas for collaborating on projects with colleagues or developing a new career skill. Drop by KBLIC for access to and courses in the latest video editing and production technologies. Visitors will be inspired with a fresh vibe, cool color pallet, and a variety of comfortable work tables and seating options For more information about the programs and resources at Kirstein:

 

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

Posted on July 20th, 2016 by Betsey Lippmeier 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 Betsey Lippmeier 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/ .

LinkedIn Top Attractors

Posted on June 21st, 2016 by Amber De Angelis in Internet Resources
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LinkedIn

Yesterday, LinkedIn released several lists of companies who attract and keep talented employees. LinkedIn’s researchers assembled a global list and lists of companies in select countries Read more »

New Arrivals at Kirstein

Posted on June 9th, 2016 by Betsey Lippmeier 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 Gregor Smart 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.