In this program, 26-year industry veteran and Founder and CEO of Metric Financial, Tim Baker, CFA gives a layperson’s explanation of how mutual funds and annuities work and how the industry has ignored some potentially better alternatives.
Deepa Purushothaman will discuss her research about women of color in workplace culture when she speaks about her new book, The First, the Few, the Only: How Women of Color Can Redefine Power in Corporate America with Fran Pastore, founder of the Women's Business Development Council.
Join Westport Second Selectman Jen Tooker as she engages in an empowering discussion with three local business leaders as they share "Stories from the Pandemic." The panelists are Gina Porcello, Co-Owner of GG & Joe; Dr. EJ Zebro, Founder of TAP Strength; and Sam Gault, President of Gault Family Companies.
Join Executive Career Transition Coach, Laura Powers, President, Powers Career Coaching, LLC, for a lively and interactive presentation in which Laura will share 10 facets of self & career assessment, whose answers can help you gain clarity & confidence, strengthen your campaign, and enhance your results.
Relationships are the backbone of business success. Rob Thomas has proven that who you don’t know is costing you. In his book, Who Do You NEED to Meet, Rob Thomas unlocks the secrets of his Rob Thomas Method™ (RTM™) of networking to provide readers with an easy, logical, systematic and actionable process for efficient, successful networking.
Jeff Immelt will discuss his book HOT SEAT: What I learned Leading a Great American Company with Steve Parrish. Immelt shares the hard-won lessons he learned during his sixteen years as the CEO of one of America's most iconic companies--General Electric.
Tracy Chevrier and Mar Jennings give tips and tricks to sell a home quickly.
Mike Hayes, former Commander of SEAL Team TWO and former Library trustee Maggie Mudd will discuss his inspirational book NEVER ENOUGH. This collection of dramatic stories and battle-and boardroom-tested advice will help others do work of value, live lives of purpose, and stretch themselves to reach their highest potential.
Join Dr. Katie Takayasu, an Integrative Medicine specialist in Stamford, to learn about the future of Integrative Medicine - a holistic approach to care that focuses on lifestyle factors like nutrition, exercise, sleep, spirituality and alternative modalities like acupuncture and herbs/supplements
Join Futurist Christopher Bishop in conversation with Business Librarian, Ellen Janpol, as they discuss the characteristics of The Longevity Economy as it relates to jobs and careers.
Caroline Wetzel, CFP and Natural Nutmeg Magazine 10 Best Life/Business Coach, shares the biggest financial concerns in today's Longevity Economy and questions to evaluate your readiness for a satisfying future.
Marcia LaReau, Ph.D., noted international career coach, will present insights about how Covid-19 changes your future, covering such topics as where are the jobs; where is there a future; where do you fit in; what are employers looking for; how are employers changing job requirements to manage the new norm; and how you can change your resume to distinguish yourself?
Whether turning 65 or retiring, this Health Directions webinar can help to explain the intricacies of Medicare and answer your questions.
With COVID-19, quarantine and job losses, many people find health care choices even more complicated. If you or a loved one is approaching age 65 or is retiring, critical and timely decisions need to be made about Medicare coverage. Join Mark and Curtis Bentley of Health Directions as they provide clear, concise, straightforward answers to your Medicare questions.
The Library welcomes Julina Ogilvie, CIMA, CPWA, a Partner at -based, Principle Wealth Partners, for her talk, "Restoring A Healthy Economy: The Current State of Covid-19".
The Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Library have produced a live interactive broadcast as a promotion for Westport's retail businesses, bringing viewers into 12 retailers' stores to talk about safely during the Covid-19 pandemic.
In our series "Working From Home," Paula Conway, President and Founder of Astonish Media Group, provides insights and observations on working remotely and how it has been impacted by the current situation.