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: http://www.infodepot.org
Hover over eResources and select Downloads & Streaming.
Set up an account with your library card and you’re ready to go.
Learn how to recognize and prevent identity theft at this upcoming workshop. Join Lisa Vandys from the Carolina Foothills Credit Union on Thursday, Nov 12 at 7:00 pm in the Hoechst-Celanese Room at the Headquarters Library.
Join us for this workshop Tuesday, November 3 from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Hoechst-Celanese Classroom at the Headquarters Library.
Lisa Vandys from Carolina Foothills Federal Credit Union will discuss how to establish credit, maximize your credit score and clean up your credit history.
WorkKeys is a job skills assessment system. It measures your skills and compares them to the requirements of the jobs that you want.
With the WorkKeys skill assessments, individuals can earn the WorkReady SC Career Readiness Certificate. This certificate, signed by the South Carolina Governor, proves to employers that the certificate-bearer has the necessary basic skills to work in their business by identifying strengths and measuring workplace skills.
Is a prospective employer asking for this assessment? SC Works is an authorized site to administer this test. Contact their office at 764-1966, located at 220 E Kennedy St.
Want to be a more educated investor? The library has a subscription to Morningstar Investment Research Center. Here you can get comprehensive financial information on thousands of stocks and mutual funds, plus more.
Access is free to library card holders–go to http://www.infodepot.org and click on eResources. Please call our Reference Desk for assistance or more information at 596-3505.
Attention small business owners. Does your company have a Facebook account? It should!
If you need assistance setting one up, the library is hosting a Facebook 101 class on Thursday, October 8th at 12:30 pm at the Headquarters Library, 151 S Church St. Come see our new classroom–on the Upper Level.
Join us for this event for small business owners who want to connect with the counseling, capital and contracting resources of the Federal Government. The workshop will cover the SBA’s counseling services, financing programs and federal contracting programs. The USDA will be present as well.
The seminar will be held at the Headquarters Library at 151 S. Church St. in Spartanburg on Wed, Sept. 30 from 9:00 am to noon in the Hoechst-Celanese Room. The workshop is free.
Please register online at http://www.clemson.edu/sbdc. For more information, please contact Beth Smith at the Spartanburg Area Small Business Development Center via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 864.592.6318.