Business Programs and Career Development

Business Resource Center

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Novi Public Library is partnered with Michigan Small Business Technology Development Center as a Business Resource Center. A Business Resource Center is a place where people can go to get free information about how to start and/or grow their business. We provide a place to meet, computers & printers, business books (reference and circulating non-fiction) and access to business databases. We also host business classes and provide information about the various state and federal programs that offer assistance to business owners.

 

SUREFIRE STRATEGIES FOR MARKETING & SALES SUCCESS

This interactive seminar, will teach you strategies to maximize the impact of your marketing and sales efforts on the bottom line. Facilitated by Rachelle Smith, a principal of Novi-based Positive Creative Infusion Consulting, LLC, a national consulting, training and speaking firm.

Date Day Time Age
Apr 29 Tue 6:30-8pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Dec 1
Location: Whole Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled

 

SCORE BUSINESS MENTORING

Grow your business or start one with one-on-one mentoring from experienced Service Corp of Retired Executives (SCORE) business counselors.

Date Day Time Age
Apr 12 Sat 11:30-12:30pm 18+
Apr 12 Sat 12:30-1:30pm 18+
Apr 23 Wed 11:30-12:30pm 18+
Apr 23 Wed 12:30-1:30pm 18+
Apr 23 Wed 1:30-2:30pm 18+
May 7, Jun 4, Jul 2, Aug 6 Wed 10:30am-11:30am 18+
May 7, Jun 4, Jul 2, Aug 6 Wed 11:30am-12:30pm 18+
May 21, Jun 18, Jul 23, Aug 13 Wed 11:30am-12:30pm 18+
May 21, Jun 18, Jul 23, Aug 13 Wed 12:30pm-1:30pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled

 

LOAN WORKSHOP FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

Are you in need of a small business loan or line of credit? Then our workshop is for you! Learn directly from Novi bankers (PNC Bank and First Merit Bank) and a small business consultant (Schoolcraft SBDC) about what is necessary to obtain financing, the key elements of a loan package and options available for financing. Question and answer period to follow.

Date Day Time Age
Jun 11 Wed 10:30am-12:30pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Location: West Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled