January 13, 2015-

Calling business owners, entrepreneurs, hobbyists, and crafters: it's time to learn how to Etsy! On Thursday, January 15, the Barrington Area Library will host an Etsy for Beginners workshop. Etsy is an online marketplace where you can have fun and make money while indulging your passion for arts, crafts, vintage finds, fashion and more. See how to set up a business on the Etsy Web site, then showcase your treasures and start a viral sensation, build a customer base, and turn a hobby into an enterprise. View a number of successful Etsy businesses and learn their recipe for success. Register here.

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January 9, 2015-

If you're a business owner or job seeker, you need to check out Reference USA, a database to create targeted business and consumer lists that will help you connect with potential employers and grow your business- all with your Barrington Area Library card. The experts are Reference USA are hosting regular webinars this winter so you can learn how this database can help you and your business. Check out the webinar schedule here.

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January 9, 2015-

If you're a business owner and job seeker, you need to check out Reference USA, a database to create targeted business and consumer lists that will help you connect with potential employers and grow your business- all with your Barrington Area Library card. The experts are Reference USA are hosting regular webinars this winter so you can learn how this database can help you and your business. Check out the webinar schedule here.

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January 9, 2015-

If you're a business owner and job seeker, you need to check out Reference USA, a database to create targeted business and consumer lists that will help you connect with potential employers and grow your business- all with your Barrington Area Library card. The experts are Reference USA are hosting regular webinars this winter so you can learn how this database can help you and your business. Check out the webinar schedule here.

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January 8, 2015-

Here is the latest addition to our Barrington Area Library's Entrepreneur Podcast Series: a conversation with Eleanor Sweet. Eleanor Sweet has started seven successful businesses and works with Corporate America in helping strengthen executive teams. Eleanor is a nationally recognized coach, author, speaker, trainer, recruiter, and consultant. Listen to Eleanor share her insight into adapting your business to a changing economy and the critical advice that entrepreneurs need to hear. Learn more about Eleanor at corporatesuccesspartners.com/

 

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January 7, 2015-

We had a great night learning how to podcast! If you couldn't make it to the workshop, you can access the step-by-step directions here. Feel free to get in touch with Business Liaison Librarian, Barbara Alvarez at 847.382.1300 x3070 or balvarez@balibrary.org if you have any questions!

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January 6, 2015-

Have you been enjoying the Entrepreneur Podcast Series? Then it's time to learn how to make a podcast of your own. You don't have to be a major radio personality to broadcast your message. Business Liaison Barbara shows you how to easily create audio recordings to promote your business, share your expertise, or talk about your favorite hobby- for free. No registration necessary- just drop in. Come to the Business & Technology Center tomorrow, January 7th at 6:00 pm.

 

 

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Monday, January 5-

You may have already realized that you can access the historical New York Times (1851-2009) with your Barrington Area Library card. But you may not have known that you can also access articles since then, including the daily paper, by using LexisNexis. Follow these step-by-step directions to find how you can start reading and researching right now.

 

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