Everything You Need to Be More Productive in 2018

Leigh Buchanan and Kate Rockwood look at some high-tech productivity secrets from those at the top levels. Click here to find out more.

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3 Crowdfunding Tips Every Company Forgets From a Brand That Raised $800,000 and Got Acquired

Crowdfunding can be a vital resource for launching something new or contemplating what’s next. Looking ahead yet staying grounded in the present are significant to success. Click here to see what Lydia Belanger says about shooting for success.

Free Small Business Mentoring by SCORE at the Plainfield Public Library

The Fox Valley Chapter of SCORE offers free mentoring sessions to small business owners and start-ups at the Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield, IL on the second and fourth Mondays of the month, 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Space is very limited, and registration is required. Go to foxvalley.score.org, click on Book Now! and follow the steps to register at the Plainfield Public Library. SCORE is a nationwide, non-profit organization dedicated to helping the owners of existing and start-up businesses assure that their businesses grow and prosper.

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier is the industry’s most popular business research database, featuring the full text for more than 2,200 journals. Full text is provided back to 1965, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
Take a look at this online resource with your Plainfield library card and gain access to:

Academic Journals
Books/Monographs
Country Reports
Industry Profiles
Magazines
Market Research Reports
SWOT Analyses
Trade Publications
Working Papers

You can find this on the library’s webpage, here.

Job Club

The Library’s Job Club welcomes job seekers and career changers on the third Wednesday of each month at noon. If you are questioning your career or thinking of changing your career direction, this is an opportunity to look at “what’s next”. Your interests, skills and talents will be reviewed with an opportunity to reflect on your uniqueness. Network, share and learn from guest speakers in a friendly and helpful atmosphere. Bring your lunch. Click here find out more and to register.

Lynda.com: A Learning Resource

Lynda.com is a free educational resource available through the Plainfield Public Library web page. It offers a variety of video courses for software and business skills, photography and writing courses…and more. It is free to Plainfield Library cardholders, 24/7. If your or your organization are looking for a place to learn and improve skills, take a look at the available learning paths, design, software and popular topics. Click here to take a look.