Naperville Public Library Blog

December 4, 2014 - 15:53 — KentPalmer

One of the fringe benefits of NaperLaunch (Naperville Public Library's Business Startup Center) for me personally has been the opportunity to learn of the many resources that are available to suppo

November 17, 2014 - 00:00 — KentPalmer

Developing a business network has certainly changed from the days of making cold calls and sending out blanket mailings.

October 13, 2014 - 15:58 — KentPalmer

Every 3 years, the Federal Reserve’s Survey of Consumer Finances reports results from interviews of thousands of American families about income, debts, savings and investments.

September 30, 2014 - 19:20 — KentPalmer

Is it just me, or have you noticed it too?

September 12, 2014 - 10:50 — KentPalmer

Assumptions made by job seekers about various elements of the job search process can often benefit from a fresh look.

September 8, 2014 - 10:36 — KentPalmer

Some years ago I started up a professional services business from scratch.

August 19, 2014 - 12:44 — KentPalmer

According to the latest Labor Department statistic

August 1, 2014 - 10:25 — KentPalmer

According to Registered Investment Advisor, Kelly Campbell, who writes for U.S.

July 16, 2014 - 14:44 — KentPalmer

Most customers respond well to sincere attempts to address their concerns, but there are a few types of customers who are notoriously difficult for even the most accommodating service person.

July 1, 2014 - 17:42 — KentPalmer

Starting up a business is not as easy as turning on the “open” sign hanging in the center of a newly shined front window.