Upcoming Business Events @ Skokie Public Library

Skokie Public Library’s Business Center is your hub for finding resources, making connections, and getting results. Here’s what’s on tap this summer:

Understanding Your Property Taxes  Thursday, July 10 7-8:30 p.m.

Would you like to find out more about your property tax bill? Join Niles Township Assessor Scott Bagnall as he discusses factors affecting your property taxes.

Ask a Business Librarian

Can’t afford a research department? No problem. Come to a drop-in session with specialty librarians who’ll connect you to resources, information, and support.

Reference USA: Your Small Business Development Tool  Monday, July 21 7-8:30 p.m.

Learn how to create marketing plans, identify sales prospects, and research companies—all for free—using the library’s Reference USA database.

Down to Business Book Discussion: 21.5 Unbreakable Laws of Selling by Jeffrey Gitomer Tuesday, August 19 at 7 p.m.

Join us for a lively discussion of this bestseller by sales guru Gitomer. Pick up a copy of the book at the Readers Services desk on the first floor.

Visit events.skokielibrary.info for details. Have a Skokie business? You can use the Business Center as a meeting and seminar space complete with free wifi, SMART board, and laptop projection. Call 847-673-7774 to learn more.

Get down to business at the Skokie Public Library business book discussion

Are you interested in discussing books on the latest business topics with like-minded local business professionals? Check out the Down to Business quarterly book discussion at Skokie Public Library. The next discussion will feature sales strategy as we discuss Jeffrey Gitomer's 21.5 Unbreakable Laws of Selling; Proven Actions You Must Take to make Easier, Faster, Bigger Sales-Now and Forever!

Join the fun and learn something new as we discuss sales guru Jeffrey Gitomer's sage selling advice. Copies are available now at the Readers Services desk. The discussion will be Tuesday, August 19 at 7:00 pm in the Business Center.

May 12-16 is National Small Business Week

This week the SBA is sponsoring National Small Business Week.

The week features workshops on topics like how to start a business, how to grow a business, social media tips for your business– just to name a few.  These events will be streamed live at www.sba.gov/smallbusinessweek