Upcoming Events

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Managing the Online Reputation of Your Business

December 3, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Online crowd-sourced reviews on platforms such as Yelp are often the first impression people get of your business. Business ratings have a major influence on who we do business with and where we spend our money. Learn to manage your customer reviews ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Getting Business Referrals

December 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Body:
Referrals are one of the most effective ways to get more customers, and your best source for new business and high-value sales leads is referrals from happy customers. Learn how to overcome your fear of asking for referrals and how to teach your cust...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

New Productivity Apps for 2020

January 7, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
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Increase your productivity in the New Year by leveraging the latest apps. We’ll explore habit tracking, mind maps, task managers, and automation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Claim Money or Assets with iCash

January 11, 2020
11:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Library Foyer
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program
Body:
Drop in to learn how to use I-Cash, the Illinois program that secures and restores lost bank accounts and other unclaimed property to its rightful owners. Typically, one in four people who use I-Cash find lost assets for themselves or their relatives...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Everything You Need to Know about the Census

February 18, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Body:
Discover why the 2020 U.S. Census is especially important, your options for filling out your census questionnaire, and how to use free online tools to access census data. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sell on Etsy

February 25, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Body:
One-of-a-kind gifts continue to grow in popularity. Learn how to set up an online shop and sell your vintage or handmade items on Etsy. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare 101

April 7, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Medicare can be confusing and challenging! Join us for a discussion with Tom Perrucci of Premier Medicare Benefits. Learn about your options to choose coverage based on your needs and budget. Learn about Medicare Supplements, Medicare Advantage Plans...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Join us at the Lake Forest Library for a discussion with Ryan Aderman of the Illinois Attorney General’s office about identity theft and scams to be aware of, such as schemes involving imposters, phone calls, home repair, charity, and healt...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Harness Facebook for Your Business

May 4, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Rebecca Hoffman of Good Egg Concepts will provide insight into why Facebook matters for businesses, especially small, independent businesses. We’ll explore ways to utilize Facebook to create positive marketing messages and creative brand-building. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Essentials of Small Business Taxes

May 5, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Room: Reed Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business Program, Talk or Lecture
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Body:
Tax Attorney William Marutzky will talk about business tax topics including Employer Identification Numbers, recordkeeping, expenses, self-employment taxes & estimated taxes, and tax updates. This event is part of Illinois Small Busi...