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LINKEDIN FOR PROFESSIONALS: THE BASICS
Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time: 2:00-3:30PM Eastern; 11:00-12:30 PM Pacific; 1:00-2:30PM Central
Guest Speaker: Jim Durbin, VP Marketing and Social Media
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LinkedIn is now the essential business website for executive job-seekers, salespeople, and recruiters. It is the first site on search engine results, the most referenced business community, and the #1 source for hiring professionals.
LinkedIn has changed substantially in the last decade, and recent updates change the way you search, who you connect with, and how you're seen as a potential business partner or company leader.
This presentation is designed for professionals... first to help you understand how to optimize your LinkedIn profile, then to demonstrate how to use the website to accomplish your goals. Whether you're planning your next move or preparing for your next big win, this session teaches the basics of when, why, and how LinkedIn is changing the way we network.
This class is targeted to management professionals.
In this 90 minute session you will learn:
- How to create a professional profile that generates a positive brand
- Who to add to your network, and who to keep out
- How to read job postings like a headhunter
- Messaging secrets to get timely responses
- The 3 biggest mistakes your colleagues are making on LinkedIn
- How to use the LinkedIn search tools for your next career move
- How to research competitors for business intelligence
About the Speaker:
Jim Durbin is an executive search headhunter and the owner of a digital marketing agency with nationally recognized clients. As a recruiter and a marketer, Jim provides corporate training to Fortune 500 companies in the areas of sourcing, recruiting, and marketing. Prior to starting his first social media company in 2006, Jim was a top performer as an Account Executive for national staffing firms. Jim is a graduate of Washington and Lee University and currently lives in Dallas.