Greenwich Library | Business Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Business Programs at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 Market Math for Younger Investors <b>When:</b> Monday, April 21, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Author Julie Jason will discuss the intricacies of investing. Although the program is aimed at younger investors experienced investors will certainly benefit from it.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=22881 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=22881 RESCHEDULED World Affairs Forum, Great Decisions, Energy Independence <b>When:</b> Monday, April 28, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>This event has been RESCHEDULED to May 19th.Dr. Jonathan Chanis will speak on Monday, April 28 at 7 pm in the Cole Auditorium as part of the Great Decisions Series, co-sponsored by the World Affairs Forum and Greenwich Library. <br /><br />Chanis says, "It is undeniable that the US serves as the de facto guardian of the international trade in petroleum, and that the global petroleum supply chain functions the way it does because the US and many supporting countries (such as Saudi Arabia and Russia) accept the body of formal and informal rules and norms that regulate international interaction over petroleum. The crux of the petroleum-foreign policy issue is the degree to which concern over petroleum distorts American foreign policy by involving the US in regions where it would otherwise have little or no interest."<br /><br />Jonathan Chanis has worked in energy and finance for over 25 years. Currently he is Managing Member, New Tide Asset Management, a proprietary vehicle focused on global and resource investing. <br /><br />Great Decisions, a program of the Foreign Policy Association, is presented by the World Affairs Forum, whose mission is to expand understanding of global affairs and America's role in the world. This event is co-sponsored by Greenwich Library and is open to all at no charge. For more information contact the World Affairs Forum.<br /><br /> <br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21719 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21719 How to Develop a Business Plan in Six Easy Steps <b>When:</b> Wednesday, May 07, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>How to Develop a Business Plan in Six Easy Steps: A simple, pragmatic approach to planning, execution, and achievement. <br /><br />A business plan is an essential road map for business success, but few small <br />businesses ever complete a plan due to over-complicated approaches that entail too much theory, writing and detail. This workshop will give you pragmatic, straightforward tools for setting goals, development action plans for achieving them, measuring how you are doing on a ongoing basis and adjusting accordingly.<br /><br />You Will Learn: <br />1) What is a Business Plan and why should a business owner develop one <br />2) The format of a classical Business Plan - the critical sections and issues to be addressed <br />3) The "Business Plan Express" method for existing businesses <br /><br />Registration starts at 5:30pm.<br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23546 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23546 Financial Management Tools for Small Business <b>When:</b> Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>SCORE Select: Running Your Business Using Financial Statements<br />This is a workshop that examines in detail how business owners can use financial statements to more effectively run the business.<br />Explanations of Profit and Loss Statement, the Balance Sheet, and the Cash Flow Statement<br /><br />How the three financial statements work together<br />Common problems in maintaining these statements<br />Financial Ratios – how they can be used to optimize business performance<br />Examples of using financial statements<br /><br /><br /><br /> http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23552 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23552 World Affairs Forum <b>When:</b> Monday, May 19, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>Dr. Jonathan Chanis will speak on Monday, May 19 at 7 pm in the Cole Auditorium as part of the Great Decisions Series, co-sponsored by the World Affairs Forum and Greenwich Library. <br /><br />Chanis says, "It is undeniable that the US serves as the de facto guardian of the international trade in petroleum, and that the global petroleum supply chain functions the way it does because the US and many supporting countries (such as Saudi Arabia and Russia) accept the body of formal and informal rules and norms that regulate international interaction over petroleum. The crux of the petroleum-foreign policy issue is the degree to which concern over petroleum distorts American foreign policy by involving the US in regions where it would otherwise have little or no interest."<br /><br />Jonathan Chanis has worked in energy and finance for over 25 years. Currently he is Managing Member, New Tide Asset Management, a proprietary vehicle focused on global and resource investing. <br /><br />Great Decisions, a program of the Foreign Policy Association, is presented by the World Affairs Forum, whose mission is to expand understanding of global affairs and America's role in the world. This event is co-sponsored by Greenwich Library and is open to all at no charge. For more information contact the World Affairs Forum.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23891 Adult Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23891 Book Author Alive <b>When:</b> Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Cole Auditorium<br><br>Business Book Author Alive.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23699 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=23699 Finding Support for Your College Education <b>When:</b> Thursday, October 02, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Securing financial aid for undergraduate or graduate studies is a daunting task for most students and their parents. This basic introduction to the process focuses on private sources of scholarship funding, including foundations and associations. Participants of all ages learn the facts about various scholarship providers, how to assess their own financial needs and make a case for support, and how to apply for scholarships and fellowships.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=22348 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=22348 Simple Steps For Starting Your Business 1: Self Assessment <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help<br />budding entrepreneurs define and evaluate their<br />business idea, develop a business plan and identify<br />funding sources.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21888 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21888 Simple Steps For Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help<br />budding entrepreneurs define and evaluate their<br />business idea, develop a business plan and identify<br />funding sources.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21889 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21889 Simple Steps For Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help<br />budding entrepreneurs define and evaluate their<br />business idea, develop a business plan and identify<br />funding sources.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21890 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21890 Simple Steps For Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, November 04, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help<br />budding entrepreneurs define and evaluate their<br />business idea, develop a business plan and identify<br />funding sources.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21891 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21891 Simple Steps For Starting Your Business <b>When:</b> Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>A series of 5 free workshops designed to help<br />budding entrepreneurs define and evaluate their<br />business idea, develop a business plan and identify<br />funding sources.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21892 Business http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=21892