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Adult Program - Business & Careers

SCORE Small Business Counseling (by appointment only)

Take advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching.
Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will advise small business owners and start-ups with planning, marketing or financial solutions.
The sessions are free but you must make an appointment. To set up your appointment online, visit the counseling page at www.scorechicago.org. If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email info@scorechicago.org.
Sessions begin at 9:00am, 10:00am or 11:00am.

Event Date: 
Feb

SCORE Small Business Counseling (by appointment only)

Take advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching.
Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will advise small business owners and start-ups with planning, marketing or financial solutions.
The sessions are free but you must make an appointment. To set up your appointment online, visit the counseling page at www.scorechicago.org. If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email info@scorechicago.org.
Sessions begin at 9:00am, 10:00am or 11:00am.

Event Date: 
Feb

Marketing with Video

75% of mobile Internet traffic is predicted to be video content by 2020. Businesses need to adjust to new metrics to determine how to distribute their content across social video platforms such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram. This workshop will reveal why this change is occurring and what changes in marketing philosophy the small business owner needs to do to keep pace with competition. Presented by SCORE Chicago volunteer David Beasley.
Also in series: April 27: 30 Ways to Grow your Mailing List.
Event Date: 
Apr

SCORE Small Business Counseling (by appointment only)

Take advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching.
Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will be at the Library to advise small business owners and start-ups with planning, marketing or financial solutions.
The sessions are free but you must make an appointment. To set up your appointment online, visit the counseling page at www.scorechicago.org. If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email info@scorechicago.org.
Sessions begin at 5:00pm, 6:00pm or 7:00pm.

Event Date: 
Nov

Focus on Financials: Accounting Tools for Money Management

An overview of the fundamentals of financial and managerial accounting. Basic accounting principles used to measure business success will be discussed. You can use this knowledge to make better business decisions based on limited resources, pricing decisions, break even analysis and business ratios among other topics. Presented by SCORE Chicago volunteer Arnold Goldberg.
Also in this series: 11/15: Introduction to Quickbooks Accounting
Event Date: 
Nov

Job Counseling

First Wednesday of the month.
Meet with a career services volunteer to get help with your resume, your LinkedIn profile or to practice interviewing skills. To set up your 30-minute session, call 847-663-6603 or stop by the Reference Desk on the third floor.
Limited to Niles Library cardholders only.
Event Date: 
Nov

SCORE Small Business Counseling (by appointment only)

Take advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching.
Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will be at the Library to advise small business owners and start-ups with planning, marketing or financial solutions.
The sessions are free but you must make an appointment. To set up your appointment online, visit the counseling page at www.scorechicago.org. If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email info@scorechicago.org.
Sessions begin at 9:00am, 10:00am or 11:00am.

Event Date: 
Nov

Focus on Financials: Mastering Cash Management

Good planning increases the odds of success. This workshop covers the essential elements of business plan development including setting goals and objectives, preparing marketing and financial plans and defining action steps to attain your goals. Presented by SCORE Chicago volunteer Mark Lieberman.
Also in these series: 11/9: Accounting Tools for Money Management ; 11/15: Introduction to Quickbooks Accounting.
Event Date: 
Oct

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