Leveraging the Power of LinkedIn - Part 2

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Leveraging the Power of LinkedIn - Part 2

Saturday, April 21, 2012, 2 p.m.

Get noticed. Grow your network. Create your online brand. Build Your LinkedIn Presence and Build Your Business! (3 hours)

Learn to maximize your use of the advanced features of this extremely powerful networking platform, which enable you to leverage the power of your connections to get sales, form partnerships, or search for jobs. You must have a LinkedIn account and have attended Part 1 - Get LinkedIn on Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Instructor: R. Foster (see brief description of credentials below)
Computer Lab, Room 311

Features covered will include:
  • Profile: upload your resume; get, accept, and make recommendations
  • Connections: import and manage your contacts
  • Inbox: initiate and accept email and invitations
  • Groups: join and participate in groups
  • Companies: search for and follow companies in your industry
  • Settings: change your privacy settings
  • Jobs: perform a job search
  • Answers: ask questions, find answers, answer questions
  • LinkedIn Tools and Applications: events, Twitter, polls, presentations, link your blog

At the end of this three-hour workshop you will be able to:
  • Update and manage your LinkedIn profile using advanced features
  • Manage your connections
  • Contact and respond to your personal and group connections
  • Join in group discussions and create your own groups
  • Control your privacy and manage your settings
  • Perform a basic job search
  • Position yourself as an expert in your field and increase visibility by answering and asking questions
  • Use advanced LinkedIn tools and applications
  • Complete your profile between 85% and 100%
Course Prerequisites:
  • Attendance at Get LinkedIn! How to Get Connected with LinkedIn - Part 1
  • Basic computer skill navigation and Internet knowledge are required.
  • Optional: Please bring your photo and resume on a USB flash drive.

This workshop is presented by Romona Foster, a well-trained administrative and technical consultant and computer trainer.  She teaches email marketing, social media marketing, and beginner, intermediate, and advanced computer classes.  As a consultant, Romona provides administrative support services, software training, administrative support training, and remote technical support to small and home-based businesses, consultants, and administrative professionals.

Add to Calendar 21-04-2012 14:00:00 21-04-2012 15:00:00 Leveraging the Power of LinkedIn - Part 2 Get noticed. Grow your network. Create your online brand. Build Your LinkedIn Presence and Build Your Business! (3 hours)Learn to maximize your use of the advanced features of this extremely powerful networking platform, which enable you to leverage the power of your connections to get sales, form partnerships, or search for jobs. You must have a LinkedIn account and have attended Part 1 - Get LinkedIn on Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.Instructor: R. Foster (see brief description of credentials below)Computer Lab, Room 311Features covered will include:Profile: upload your resume; get, accept, and make recommendationsConnections: import and manage your contactsInbox: initiate and accept email and invitationsGroups: join and participate in groupsCompanies: search for and follow companies in your industrySettings: change your privacy settingsJobs: perform a job searchAnswers: ask questions, find answers, answer questionsLinkedIn Tools and Applications: events, Twitter, polls, presentations, link your blogAt the end of this three-hour workshop you will be able to:Update and manage your LinkedIn profile using advanced featuresManage your connectionsContact and respond to your personal and group connectionsJoin in group discussions and create your own groupsControl your privacy and manage your settingsPerform a basic job searchPosition yourself as an expert in your field and increase visibility by answering and asking questionsUse advanced LinkedIn tools and applicationsComplete your profile between 85% and 100%Course Prerequisites:Attendance at Get LinkedIn! How to Get Connected with LinkedIn - Part 1Basic computer skill navigation and Internet knowledge are required.Optional: Please bring your photo and resume on a USB flash drive.This workshop is presented by Romona Foster, a well-trained administrative and technical consultant and computer trainer.  She teaches email marketing, social media marketing, and beginner, intermediate, and advanced computer classes.  As a consultant, Romona provides administrative support services, software training, administrative support training, and remote technical support to small and home-based businesses, consultants, and administrative professionals. false DD/MM/YYYY