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VIRTUAL: LinkedIn 3: Advanced Techniques

Event Type: Business/Career
Date: 8/8/2020
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 This free workshop is made possible by the Chester County Library Trust.

With over 590 million users, LinkedIn is becoming an increasingly popular professional social media platform that is not just for jobseekers, but is a critical networking tool as well as a professional electronic rolodex. At this session, you will learn some best practices, tips, and tricks you need to know to enhance or modify your LinkedIn profile. Even advanced users have learned a few new tidbits! Here are some of the topics that will be covered:

Applying to and saving jobs, setting your preferences, and email alerts along with autocomplete and autosuggest
Key word searches for networking and/or finding people for jobseeking or business development
Researching and leveraging those 2nd level connections for warm introductions through your sphere of influence
Filtering techniques using advanced search
BOOLEAN searches
Saving your searches
Your Q&A time

Lynne M. Williams, Ed.D. Candidate, is the Executive Director of the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group, an all-volunteer 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides career education and networking connections for: 1) jobseekers in career transition, including veterans and 2) employed and self-employed for career management. Lynne is also the owner of Around the Clock Executive Helper, a writer of resumes and LinkedIn profiles. Lynne presents unique research-based workshops on LinkedIn, resumes, the Applicant Tracking System, the Art of Networking In Person & Online, and other career-related, social media, and technology topics. She is currently working on writing her doctoral dissertation and is a contributing author to Find Your Fit: A Practical Guide to Landing the Job You Love along with the late Dick Bolles, the author of What Color is Your Parachute?. In addition, she writes a weekly career column in Vista.Today, Montco.Today, Delco.Today, and other publications with LinkedIn tips and more. Connect with her on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/lynnewilliams with a personalized message and visit the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group website at https://greatcareersphl.org.
Library: Chester County Library
Registration Ends: 8/7/2020 at 4:00 PM
Other Information:
 Registration ends 4pm the day before the workshop. Registrants will receive a link to the online session after registration ends.
Contact: Sam Bardarik
Presenter: Lynne M. Williams
Status: Closed


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