Career Success Month: Future of Work

 Career Success Month: Future of Work


​​Maryland Public Libraries present Career Success Month [Jan 22​ - Feb 23, 2024]. Hosted by libraries throughout Maryland, Career Success Month provides library customers with guidance from experts on a wide spectrum of business to job advancement topics and helps them navigate everyday life while pursuing career goals. ​


AI and the Future of Work and Business with Adam Davidson  (Keynote Speaker)

Tuesday​, January 30 from 7 - 8 pm (virtual)

For adults. Register at 

Adam Davidson is an expert at demystifying complex topics, and he applies these skills to the most crucial issue of our time: the rise of AI. This talk is geared towards curious laypeople—from college students to business decision-makers—who know that AI is likely to transform their careers and business and need a clear framework to understand this new revolutionary technology. AI, he explains, will create massive new winners and, yes, a bunch of losers, as it rewrites our economic rules. 

Adam Davidson is the author of The Passion Economy, The New Rules for Thriving in the 21st Century.  He co-founded and ran NPR's Planet Money; was economics writer for The New Yorker and The New York Times Magazine. He was technical advisor on the movie The Big Short. He has won many of journalism's most prestigious awards, including a Peabody for his coverage of the financial crisis. He lives in Vermont with his wife, the writer Jen Banbury, and their son. ​


​​Below are programs held during Career Success Month. There are over 100 programs for Career Success Month. Please use the button at the bottom of the list to navigate between lists. 

Intro to Adobe Illustrator1/2/2024Exploration Commons
Skill Builders Technology Assistance Hour1/3/2024Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Career Coach with Department of Labor Job Center1/3/2024Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Job Searching in the Digital Age1/8/2024Glenwood Branch
H.I.R.E - Helping Individuals Reach Employment1/8/2024Virtual
Interviewing for Success1/8/2024Virtual
Learn about Careers in Environmental Horticulture including Landscape Design and Contracting1/9/2024Wheaton Library
LinkedIn Boot Camp for Job seekers 45+ (Session I of II)1/9/2024Virtual
Workforce Resource Toolkit1/10/2024Beltsville Branch
JobSource Mobile Career Center1/10/2024Calvert Library Prince Frederick
Investor's Club for Teens - In-person (4 Sessions)1/10/2024White Oak Library
Money Matters - Senior Planet Tech Lecture1/11/2024White Oak Library
LinkedIn Boot Camp for Job seekers 45+ (Session II of II)1/11/2024Virtual
Descubre los recursos de tu biblioteca para iniciar un negocio1/11/2024Wheaton Library
Class for English Skills & Employment Preparation1/12/2024Wheaton Library
New Year: New Career Free LinkedIn Professional Profile Photo1/17/2024Beltsville Branch
How to Apply for Jobs with Montgomery County Govt.1/17/2024Virtual
The Joy of Owning a Small Business in Retirement1/18/2024Ocean Pines Library
John Huffington Author Event1/18/2024Kent Island Branch
3D Printing Do's and Don'ts: Editing Pre-Made Objects1/18/2024Exploration Commons
Class for English Skills & Employment Preparation1/19/2024Wheaton Library
H.I.R.E - Helping Individuals Reach Employment1/22/2024Virtual
Job Search Strategies1/22/2024Virtual
Designing for 3D Printing with Onshape1/22/2024Exploration Commons
Get Career Inspiration with Speed Mentoring1/23/2024Severna Park Library
Google Docs Intermediate1/23/2024Odenton Library
Financial Wellness1/23/2024Accokeek
Basic Photography Skills to Move Beyond Automatic Mode1/23/2024Exploration Commons
Canva Basics for Beginners1/24/2024Centreville Branch
Do You want to Start a Business?1/24/2024Virtual
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