Business Blends: Sizing Your Market Using DemographicsNow
Tuesday, November 18, 6 PM
This search tool connects users with a wealth of highly detailed demographic data that spans the entire United States and Canada--making it ideal for gaining consumer and market insight for opening a business, finding an untapped audience for products/services, analyzing the shifts and needs of a given population, and much more.
Enjoy light refreshments and information on important aspects of your business, whether brick-and-mortar, virtual or home-based.
Go to the Events Calendar to Register for this program.
Is there a business-related program that you would like to have us present here at the Library? Please contact the Business Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org
Term of the Day: ATTRITION
1. The unpredictable and uncontrollable, but normal, reduction of work force due to resignations, retirement, sickness, or death.2. Loss of a material or resource due to obsolescence or spoilage. Usage Example: to keep your company's attrition rate low it is imperative to listen to and address employee's concerns and suggestions to ensure your employee's are happy.
NEW BOOKS: October 2014 Business Collection
ONLINE LEARNING to enhance your business skills:
Choose from hundreds of courses, from a six week class to a 5 minute tutorial. Software skill building to Business 101, Financial and Accounting seminars, and how to start and run your own business are just a few of the courses offered.
Click on each icon to connect to their website
It's Good Business to Use the Library
Helen Plum Library has a lot to offer for you and your business.
FREE ACCESS to Library Resources: Research databases like Business Insights, Demographics Now, and the Small Business Resource Center.
Use AtoZ Database to find information about corporate locations and executives, and to find potential clients from new homeowners listings.
A LIBRARY CARD for yourself and your employees? If you are a business owner in Lombard you qualify for a business library card which would give you access to the extensive resources the library has to offer our business community. This includes access to all of the databases offered by the library from your link to the library website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A business library card is good for three years.
Lael Laning, Business Librarian