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University Libraries Business by the Book Workshop Series

UNLV Libraries is proud to offer its FREE workshop series for local businesses. Meet and connect with other small business leaders while learning how to use the free resources at the UNLV Libraries to help you open a new business or expand your existing offerings. Refreshments served.

Location
UNLV Lied Library
4505 S. Maryland Parkway (enter on Harmon & Swenson), Las Vegas, NV  |  Map

Parking
Parking Lot N (behind Lied Library) will be reserved for workshop attendees.

Register - Please RSVP as follows:

Register for individual workshops:

or call 702-895-2277.
Space is limited. You may attend all workshops or only those of interest to you.

*Basic computer skills necessary.

WORKSHOPS

Keeping Yourself in the Loop: Researching Business Trends and Issues
Wednesday, April 9
Networking from 6-6:30 p.m. | Workshop 6:30-8 p.m.

Are you unsure how to monitor important business trends and issues that could impact your business? Learn how to keep up to date with important trends and issues as well as with how businesses like yours are responding to trends and issues in the marketplace.

Get answers to these questions, and more:

  • What are trends and issues that can impact my business?
  • How are other businesses responding to new trends and issues?
  • What are some best practices within my industry?

Keeping Connected: Building Your Business Network

Wednesday, June 11
Networking from 6-6:30 p.m. | Workshop 6:30-8 p.m.

Are you unsure how to identify companies who can partner with your business or how to identify professionals who can provide services to your business? Learn how to use resources to identify and research potential business partners and service providers to grow your business network. This workshop will focus on researching potential business partners to build and maintain your professional network.

Get answers to these questions, and more:

  • How can I identify potential business partners and professional service providers?
  • How can I get information on potential business partners and professional service providers?
  • How can I reach out to potential business partners and professional service providers?

Keeping Up With Your Customers

Wednesday, August 13
Networking from 6-6:30 p.m. | Workshop 6:30-8 p.m.

Are you unsure who your customers are or how to reach them? Learn how to use research tools to identify your customers and find information that can be immediately applied to promote your business better.

Get answers to these questions, and more:

  • Who are my customers and what are their buying habits?
  • What factors influence my customers in choosing a product or service in my industry?
  • Where are my customers and how can I reach them?

Keeping Up With Social Media

Wednesday, October 8
Networking from 6-6:30 p.m. | Workshop 6:30-8 p.m.

Are you effectively using social media? Learn how to use research tools to measure the impact of your marketing tools and find information that can be immediately applied to help you reach your customers.

Get answers to these questions, and more:

  • Which social media outlets are your target customers using?
  • How do I build a social media presence?
  • How do I optimize my web presence in search engines?

 

For more information about the resources available to the business community, please visit http://www.library.unlv.edu/business

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