Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

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New Books received February – June 2017

Posted on June 27th, 2017 by mdevine in Kirstein Business Library

We received some great books at the Kirstein Business Library and Innovation Center between February through June 2017.

Here are links to three videos to show you a sample of what we received: February – April 2017, part 1, February – April 2017, part 2 and May – June 2017 .

To search for these titles and more, check out our catalog.

Enjoy and hope to see you soon!

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City of Millennials: Improving the Future Prospects of Our Region and Its Young Adults

Posted on June 26th, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

A new report issued by Boston Indicators in partnership with City Awake and the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce says that  Boston boasts more millennials than any other large American city. It also shouldn’t  be surprising to learn that the top challenge millennials identify when it comes to building successful lives in Greater Boston is limited access to affordable housing. What might be surprising to you is how diverse the millennial population is in Greater Boston. Forty-three percent of those who make up this group are non-white or Hispanic white—and that trend will continue, as the Hispanic and Asian young adult populations continue to grow at a rapid rate.

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July Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for:

7.6.17: “Special Effects with After Effects” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange

7.11.17: “Developing a Compelling Business Plan” at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon

7.13.17: “Basics of 3D Printing with TinkerCad” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange

7.18.17: “Exploring Business Ownership” at 1 in the Exchange

7.20.17: “Save the Date with Photoshop” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange

7.25.17: “Raising Capital for Small and Very Small Businesses” at 6 in the Exchange

7.27.17: “Photoshop Alternatives: Canva” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange

7.28.17: “Budgeting with Excel” at 2 in the Community Learning Center

7.29.17: “Build Your Own Website with GitHub” at 10 in the Exchange

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June Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on June 1st, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for:

  • 6.1.17: “Photoshop Alternatives: Pixlr” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.6.17: “Breaking into Consulting” at 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.8.17: “Navigating Illustrator” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.9.17: “LinkedIn for Job Seekers” at 2 in the Community Learning Center
  • 6.13.17: “How PR and Content Marketing can Drive Customers to Your Business” at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon
  • 6.20.17: “Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop” at 4 in the Commonwealth Salon
  • 6.22.17: “Design Your Own Custom Logo with Adobe Illustrator” at 1 and 6 in the Exchange
  • 6.29.17: “Introduction to Bloomberg” at 6 in the Exchange

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May Programs at the Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center

Posted on April 21st, 2017 by blippmeier in Kirstein Business Library

Please join us for these exciting programs in May:

  • 5.2.17 at 6 in the Exchange: “Doing Business Online”
  • 5.4.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Basics of 3D Printing with TinkerCad”
  • 5.9.17 at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Financing Sources for Startups and Small Businesses”
  • 5.11.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Blender for Beginners”
  • 5.16.17 at 6 in the Exchange: “Online Job Search and Resume Submittal Workshop”
  • 5.17.17 at 6 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Salary Negotiation for Women”
  • 5.18.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Navigating Photoshop”
  • 5.19.17 at 10 in the Community Learning Center: “Finding Funders”
  • 5.25.17 at 1 and 6 in the Exchange: “Photoshop Alternatives: Canva”
  • 5.30.17 at 5:30 in the Commonwealth Salon: “Beyond the Label: Women, Leadership, and Success on Our Own Terms”

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