Today we are facing an economy that has taken a severe beating, and most economists agree that we are in a recession. Although times are hard and business may be slow, there are still some steps you can take to survive. Revisit your business plan. Remember, the business plan is not static, and it is [...]
Terry is the Adult Services Business Librarian at TSCPL. She has a Masters in Business Administration from KU and a Masters in Library Science from Emporia State University and has been at the Library for 8 years. Terry is available for one-on-one assistance with business plans, demographic research, job search and resume assistance, and for helping you find the business or job searching resources you need.
Contact Terry at firstname.lastname@example.org
The next Financial Workshop in our monthly series is “Rent Your First Apartment” The seminar is Wednesday, February 4th, 7-8:45 pm, in the Library’s Marvin Auditorium 101. These programs are fun and informative with cookies, coffee, and tea for all! Need an apartment but don’t know the first thing about renting? Signing a legal form such as a rental [...]
Former NASDAQ Chairman Bernard Madoff was known on Wall Street as a big-time investment manager with a “golden touch.” But the giant Ponzi scheme* that Madoff was running came crashing down last week, as Mr. Madoff was arrested and charged with massive fraud, allegedly bilking thousands of investors out of over $50 billion. The scheme [...]
The Financial Workshops have been terrific so far. If you want some practical advice regarding personal financial decisions, you really should check these out. The next, and fifth, seminar in our monthly series is Options for Paying and Filing Taxes. The seminar is Wednesday, January 7th, 7-8:45 pm, in the Library’s Marvin Auditorium 101. Understanding and mastering [...]
Last night’s Financial program here at the Library focused on saving money on your utility bills. We had guest speakers from the City of Topeka Water Division, Westar Energy, and Kansas Gas Service. All in attendance were treated to a great presentation on practical ways to save on utility bills. Here are some highlights of the [...]
The second seminar in our monthly series of Financial Planning and Security is Save Money on Your Utility Bills. The seminar is Wednesday, October 1, 7-8:45 pm, in the Library’s Marvin Auditorium 101B, and is presented by Gina Penzig of Westar Energy. The rising cost of oil affects your gas, electic, and water bill, too. It [...]