June 2, 2013 | madame librarian
The May/June 2013 issue of Michigan Municipal League's The Review focuses on growing old in Michigan. Are communities ready to handle the growing number of older adult residents? Over half of Michigan's residents are now over the age of 50. How will the needs of young and old be balanced? Are they really that different?
May 17, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Join us on Thursday, May 23 from 6:30-8:00 PM for a demonstration of the business databases Reference USA and DemographicsNow. Learn how to use them to get accurate, up-to-date information to market your business, research competitors, find a location for your business, get customer leads and more.
No registration required.
May 17, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Join us on Tuesday, May 21 from 12:00-1:00 PM for an overview of social networking for business. Explore the capabilities of Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter as marketing tools for your company.
No registration necessary.
May 2, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Not sure how advertise your business? With the many opportunities in today’s world it is a challenge to decide what is best for your business.
Sign up for our Lunch and Learn session "Media Advertising for Small Business" on Wednesday, June 12 from noon - 1 PM with Media Consultant, Kelley Albrant, from the Observer and Eccentric Media group. She will provide a number of ideas that will help you promote and grow your company in today’s market.
February 19, 2013 | Blogbrarian
There are many companies that are successful but what makes
a company stand out from the crowd? Can greatness be achieved
by following a set of rules or is it only by accident?
Join us as we read and discuss the key points in the classic business book, "Good to Great" by James Collins. Led by retired executive and Canton Kiwanis Club President, Mark Ott, this discussion is for business owners, leaders and anyone interested in leadership.
February 11, 2013 | Blogbrarian
According to SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) "The real value of creating a business plan is not in having the finished product in hand; rather, the value lies in the process of researching and thinking about your business in a systematic way."
Join us on Thursday, February 28th from 6:00-8:00 PM and find how this tool will help you research and refine your business goals. This workshop is suitable for those considering owning a business, new entrepreneurs as well as established business owners.
January 24, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Thinking about starting a small business but you're not sure where to begin? Schedule a one hour consultation on Thursday, February 14th from 6:00-9:00 PM with a mentor from SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) and receive free and confidential advice from a seasoned professional. To register for a session or for additional information, please contact SCORE representative Ed Krupa.
January 6, 2013 | madame librarian
November 29, 2012 | Blogbrarian
Search engine optimization (SEO) is an internet marketing strategy that strategically considers how search engines work and how people search. This makes it possible for a website to be on the first page in relevant categories when anyone searches for goods and/or services.
Join us on Wednesday, January 23rd from 6:30-8:30 PM as Roy of Team Hypernet takes the mystery out of SEO and shows the steps to get your webpage in the top search engine results. If you are a business owner, be sure to come and pick up some great tips!