Business and Careers

No Small Change: Bitcoin for Beginners

Posted on April 2, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_Bitcoin Guest blog by Doug Slaton, workshop presenter My co-presenter, Zach Doty, and I have been long time computer techs and continually explore any new innovations in technology. We have an unbridled fascination with all the amazing things happening with and on the Internet. We’ve followed Bitcoin for about 2 years and when we started seeing […]

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Get a Leg Up on Retirement: Free Online Events from Morningstar

Posted on March 11, 2014 at 6:00 am

hourglass by Carlie Hoffman Planning for retirement can feel overwhelming. Learning the importance of sound financial strategies today can help you feel prepared for the future. That’s why Morningstar® Investment Research Center℠ is offering the opportunity to take part in a complimentary, live online event with Christine Benz, Morningstar’s director […]

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Applying for Jobs Online Class

Posted on February 5, 2014 at 6:00 am

ED_Feature_ApplyingForJobs Do online job applications make your head swim? Whether you’re new to the job market or getting back into the swing of things, get helpful advice and tips from our expert staff. Learn how to create an account and fill out an online job application, stay organized, make a good impression online, avoid job scams, […]

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Know Your Industry

Posted on December 11, 2013 at 6:00 am

B&C_Feature_KnowYourIndustry by Vanessa S. When enough people tell you how great your product or service is, you might think about starting your own business. Whether it’s food, knitted socks, or a mobile app, it pays to know what you’re getting into. Trade magazines are a great way to get to know your industry. For example, my […]

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Business and Careers

Posted on October 14, 2013 at 11:30 am

B&C_Feature_Interview Welcome to our Business & Careers blog page. Supporting job seekers and local businesses is a top service priority. It is our goal to provide local businesses and non-profits with the tools they need to develop and maintain successful enterprises, and teens and adults with the resources and opportunities they need to attain meaningful employmen […]

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Learn4Life

Posted on September 28, 2013 at 5:12 pm

B&C_Feature_Learn4Life One of the best ways to get ahead and stay ahead in your profession or job search is to seek out opportunities to learn new skills or sharpen your skills. The growth of online courses means that you no longer have to travel and take time off of work. The District also offers a way […]

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