Did you know that you can use ReferenceUSA for free with your library card? It’s your way to get access to a directory of more 12 million businesses and consumer data. ReferenceUSA has a few upcoming webinars that you can view on your computer at home or when you visit the library to learn more about how use this amazing tool.
Entrepreneurship: Research for Starting, Managing, and Growing Businesses
Tuesdays 11am EST
Entrepreneurs and business owners will learn how to use ReferenceUSA to find the mission-critical information to start, manage, and grow a business.
Wednesday 11am EST
Designed for anyone new to using our database, this session will cover all the basics of getting started with ReferenceUSA.
Job Seeking: Career Search Strategies
Thursdays 11am EST
Attendees will learn how to use ReferenceUSA as part of their career searching strategy. Included will be information on the importance of having accurate information for applications and resumes; creating engaging cover letters; assembling a network of references and referrers; finding key individuals at a business to act as mentors; building data sets of potential employers based on skill set, work history, and preferences; and preparing for interviews and interactions thorough research. We will also explore the Jobs & Internship module, which adds a new dimension to job searching.