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.

 

LOAN WORKSHOP FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

Learn directly from Novi bankers (PNC Bank and First Merit Bank) and a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) representative about: Obtaining financing, loan packages, and finance options.

Date Day Time Age
Apr 22 Wed 10:30am-12:30pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Dec 1
Location: East Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled

 

KICK-START A CAREER – INTRODUCTION TO JACOBS

Jacobs is a worldwide engineering corporation providing services to the automotive, aerospace, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, and many other industries. Learn about the immediate openings for engineers, programmers, analysts, and technicians across all sectors of Jacobs. For more information visit the Jacobs website at jacobs.com Questions? Email: TGRecruiting@Jacobs.com

Date Day Time Age
May 1 Fri 8:30-10:30am 17+
*May 1 Fri 3-5pm 17+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Location: Whole Meeting Room
*Afternoon session held in East Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled

 

SOCIAL MEDIA FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS

This interactive workshop will share effective techniques to grow your revenues using social media.

Date Day Time Age
May 16 Sat 1-4pm 18+
Aug 8 Sat 1-4pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Location: West 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 25 Sat 10:30-11:30am 18+
Apr 25 Sat 11:30-12:30pm 18+
Apr 25 Sat 12:30-1:30pm 18+
Apr 25 Sat 1:30-2:30pm 18+
May 20, Jun 17, Jul 15, Aug 19 Wed 10:30-11:30am 18+
May 20, Jun 17, Jul 15, Aug 19 Wed 11:30am-12:30pm 18+
May 20, Jun 17, Jul 15, Aug 19 Wed 12:30-1:30pm 18+
 
Price: Free Community Event
Registration Begins: Apr 1
Location: Second Floor Meeting Room
Registration Ends: When Program is Filled