This insightful book explores and illustrates how the Primal Leadership model establishes emotional intelligence as a necessary business skill for leaders. The authors examine why leaders’ moods and actions have enormous impact on those they lead.
Employees connect with the library using Library@Work to have books, music and movies brought straight to the job site.
Topeka now has two makerspaces at the library and 712 Innovations.
This Saturday, November 29th, 2014, is Small Business Saturday–a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for our communities. So, for at least one day, you are encouraged to “shop small.” The basic concept of the day is to keep money in your community by shopping at smaller brick and mortar stores, as […]
Women of all ages are invited to enroll in these classes (Sept. 18-Oct. 30) to learn how to manage their personal finances, pay down debt, live on a budget, save and invest.
Identity theft happens when someone steals your personal information and then pretends to be you, usually in order to gain access to your financial information, credit cards, and bank accounts. Sometimes identity thieves even open new utility accounts or get medical treatment on your health insurance. They are very resourceful and use a variety of […]
Learn how to take make informed and effective decisions regarding your personal financial resources at the Financial Literacy 101 program this Wednesday evening, August 6th, at 7 pm, in the library’s Anton Room 202. No matter what stage of life you are in, you can learn to take control of your financial future with […]
The cover letter has become more and more important to Human Resources professionals as a tool for screening potential employees. Many job postings generate hundreds of applications, and it is difficult to differentiate one applicant from another. You might have a great resume, but unless you can grab the attention of your potential interviewer, you […]
When it comes to your finances, you want to feel confident. The library can help. Check out books on financial literacy for all ages.
Our friends at Nonprofit 2.0 bring you this. Tired of not getting that grant? 7 Reasons Your Grant Proposals Are Being Rejected You don’t write for your audience. You aren’t proofreading enough. You aren’t thorough enough. Your proposal contains too much fluff. You have a goal but no plan. You aren’t providing enough data. You […]
Black Friday – the first shopping day after Thanksgiving – is fast approaching. Just about every major retailer will be offering super deals and super early opening times. Not only do we have “Black Friday” fast approaching, but hot on its heels are “Small Business Saturday” and “Cyber Monday.” Here are a few tips on […]
Here at the Library, we offer a variety of resources to help you search for a new job. We have print resources, online resources, and a professional staff that can help you one-on-one with resumes, cover letters, and online job applications. Here are some of the resources available to make your job search smoother and […]