Resume assistance workshop

Need help creating your resume? We’ll help you make a resume to be proud of using our WinWay template.

The workshop is Wednesday, February 10 at 1:00 pm in the Computer Lab on the Upper Level of the Headquarters Library–151 S. Church Street. No registration necessary.

January 28, 2016 at 4:12 pm Leave a comment

NxLevel for Existing Entrepreneurs

Spartanburg’s SBDC, SCORE, Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce, City of Spartanburg, USC Upstate/The George, Spartanburg Community College, and the Upstate Workforce Investment Board have partnered to bring a five-session workshop to entrepreneurs who want to expand their existing business and need the skills/network to make it grow.

NxLevel is the national entrepreneur and small business training program that provides entrepreneurs with the framework and skill to develop and grow a small business. Trained facilitators, who are entrepreneurs themselves, interact with participants to help them update their business plans by: (a) evaluating their business model/strategy, and
(b) clarifying their market niche, their pricing structure, and their financial health.

NxLevel for Existing Entrepreneurs will be held at SCC Tyger River Campus located at 1875 E. Main St., Duncan, SC 29334 on Tuesday evenings, January 26, 2016 through February 23, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm in Room 354B. Free parking is available at the college.

Please register online at: Seating is limited to 25. The cost is $195. For additional information, please contact Beth Smith at the Spartanburg Small Business Development Center via e-mail at or by telephone 864.592.6318.

January 20, 2016 at 5:38 pm Leave a comment

Affordable Care Act seminar

The Spartanburg Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is pleased to host the “Affordable Care Act Update” for area small business owners

The “Affordable Care Act Update” seminar has been designed for small business owners to learn about the health care options, tax credits/penalties, and eligibility requirements that affect 2016 decisions about business or family healthcare choices.

This free seminar will be held at the Spartanburg Community College (Tyger River Campus) located at 1875 East Main Street in Duncan, SC 29334 on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm in Room 354A.

Seating is limited to 50. Please register online at: If more information is needed, please contact Beth Smith at the Spartanburg Small Business Development Center via e-mail: or by telephone at 864.592.6318.

January 8, 2016 at 12:26 pm Leave a comment

Online Job Searching

Need help searching for a job online? Attend this class on Thursday, January 7 from 7-8:30 pm at the Headquarters Library in the Computer Classroom.

Topics include searching for job listings, filling out online application forms, and submitting electronic resumes. Call 596-3505 for information.

December 28, 2015 at 4:17 pm Leave a comment

Continuing Education Classes

Want or need to take continuing education classes? Check out our Universal Class database. Universal Class is a collection of over 500 continuing education classes in topics such as Accounting, Computers, and Real Estate. Classes are instructor-led, and you’ll get feedback from live instructors about what you’re learning.

Continuing Education Units can be earned through these classes and are accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Other classes offer Certificates of Achievement for completion.

To access this go to:, select eResources and then Universal Class. You’ll need a library card to login. Please call us at 596-3505 for assistance.

December 10, 2015 at 4:38 pm Leave a comment

Job Fair Dec 9th

Now hiring Order Processors, Quality Inspectors, and Production Associates in Greer and Spartanburg. First and third shifts–12 hour days.

Bring resume and come prepared for an interview. Wednesday, December 9th, 1:00-3:00 pm. Goodwill Job Connection, 1333 W Wade Hampton Blvd, Greer. Questions call 864-877-5285.

December 2, 2015 at 11:11 am Leave a comment

Business Magazines online

Did you know the library has free online access to over 80 popular magazines, including The Economist, Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance?

To access go to:
Hover over eResources and select Downloads & Streaming.
Select Zinio.
Set up an account with your library card and you’re ready to go.

November 24, 2015 at 12:17 pm Leave a comment

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