Life Skills: Making Money
Are you interested in getting a job or starting your own business? Lots of resources exist for teens who are looking to start a business or make some money for the summer. See our recommendations, below, as well as some new(er) books to help you in your search.
Starting a Business
- 5 Tips for Teen Entrepreneurs (from KidsHealth.org)
- Teen Business (videos from ChannelOne News for Teens)
- Teen Business Link (a service of the Small Business Administration)
- See also more Business Resources from Madison Public Library
Getting a Job or Internship
- Finding a Summer Job or Internship (from KidsHealth.org)
- 5 Ways to Ace a Job Interview (from KidsHealth.org)
- Young Worker Summer Job Safety (OSHA.gov)
- Teens Face Tough Market for Summer Jobs (Wisconsin State Journal)
See also more Employment Resources from Madison Public Library
More Library Resources
The library has more resources to help you find a job or start a summer business. Check out our books or magazine articles on tips for finding a job, starting a business, or specific business information. We've got books on everything from becoming a babysitter to designing video games to scoring an internship. Or check our library services like writing assistance, job assistance, or use a library computer to help you apply for a job or write the letters or business documents you need.