Upcoming Business Programs

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Job search workshop(NIC)

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Job search workshop: Staying motivated through the holidays.
Job seekers can learn how to look for the positive aspects of searching for a job during the holidays. Career coach Sally Morrison will provide guidance on the best initiatives to take while job hunting during the holidays.

Illinois Procurement Techical Asstistant Ctr(NIC)

Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Amber Gardner, PTAC coordinator at College of DuPage, will explain the PTAC?'s mission. Learn ways to expand your business by pursuing government and large corporation contracts. The PTAC specializes in getting small business owners through the maze!

International Trade (NIC)

Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Hongxia (Mary) Ma, ITC Director, Governor's State University
The new Naperville ITC is committed to promoting U.S exports to the Asia Pacific market and providing more services and outreach programs to Asian American business communities. Mary's presentation will highlight the export promotion services and programs available from Federal and State governments.

Sponsored by NaperLaunch.


Bring your job search to the library(NIC)

Tuesday, January 06, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Job search workshop: Bring your job search to the library
Job seekers can learn how to use the library's powerful and unique online resources while searching for a job. Databases will be demonstrated and specific usage goals will be explained, such as expert resume assistance, preparing for interviews, creating lists of potential local employers and researching industries and companies.

Small Business Workshop(NIC)

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Small Business Workshop: Write Keys to Sales Mastery
Bob Lambert, master coach and trainer, will present the six keys to sustained business development success. He will cover building trust relationships, the greatest influences on prospect and customer buying, how networks and connections create unlimited prospect opportunities and leveraging the buying decision model.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Phyllis Shelton, Economic Development Specialist, Small Business Administration Network with other business owners and learn about funding programs available at the Small Business Administration.

Sponsored by NaperLaunch.



Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other entrepreneurs solve common, and not so common challenges.


Sponsored by NaperLaunch.


Job search workshop(NIC)

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Job search workshop: Networking For Job Seekers
Not getting any interviews? Job hunters can learn the basic skills of job search networking to advance to the next level. They also will find out how to make new contacts and build a network using the basic skills in three environments ?- face-to-face, telephone and online contact.