21st November, 2022 - 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET
With more than 85% of recruiters and hiring managers saying they are likely to use social media to find and screen candidates, having an outstanding LinkedIn profile plays an essential role in your job search and networking efforts. This hands-on program provides practical tips and techniques to refine or enhance your LinkedIn profile while demonstrating your value as a professional. Learn how to make your LinkedIn Header information, including your Headline, and your About section pop – and make your online presence known. Note: You must have an active LinkedIn account (including sign-in information) to participate.
Materials needed: A printout of your Header, including your Headline, your About section, and/or access to a smart phone or computer.
What is Kick-Off Monday: Kick-Off Monday is a motivational, educational, and networking program designed to help you prepare for the week ahead, sharing conversation, contacts, and job-search information in a relaxed, friendly environment. It is a “place to go” to focus on your job search or career transition and network with others. Sessions are free and LIVE in-person at the TampaBay-Job-Links office of Gulf Coast JFCS. Registration is required.
- Kick-start your week with renewed energy and focus
- Learn job-search and career transition skills and strategies from experts
- Practice your 30-second commercial in a relaxed, safe environment
- Exchange ideas, information, and experiences with others
- Ask job-search questions
- Create an action plan for the week
- 30-Second commercials
- The topic of the week
- Candidate successes and challenges
- Individual action plans for the week
Materials Needed: No materials are needed.
Program Length: 1½ hours 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early. The program will begin and end on time.
Who Should Attend: Unemployed and underemployed individuals who want to prepare and focus their job-search plan for the week in a welcoming environment.
Cost to Attend: Free
Dress: Business casual
Jack Roth Center for Career Development
1211 N. West Shore Blvd. Suite 300
Tampa, FL 33607