What do you want to learn today? Lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a growing library of over 3,000 courses that include over 130,000 videos. The courses are delivered by expert instructors on creative, business and technology topics.
If you think every day should be Earth Day, you may be able to make a career out of it! Here are some resources in the library collection geared toward creating a more environmentally friendly work life.
SCORE is a fantastic organization that offers free counseling and mentoring to small business people. We are excited to partner with the SCORE Silicon Valley chapter and offer a 5-part workshop series on "Simple Steps for Starting Your Business." The workshops will be held at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, every Wednesday, beginning May 11, 2016, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm. Pre-registration is not required.
Much has been written about the “newness” of today’s multigenerational workplaces. For the first time in history, three or four different generations of employees are working alongside each other.
As the world changes at a speed that gets faster all the time, different generations who aren’t always used to communicating with each other are suddenly co-workers and peers. The following works in the SJPL collection aim to help each generation in the mix find individual career success. Often a crucial part of that success comes from understanding co-workers from different generations, and getting past negative stereotypes about the other groups.