21st October, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Unlock the Potential of LinkedIn
With LinkedIn as the #1 go-to resource for recruiters looking for qualified candidates and the best social media platform for building career and business relationships, you need a profile that rocks. Today a strong LinkedIn profile is a “must have” self-marketing tool to present yourself professionally for the type of positions and career path you are seeking. It is also essential for expanding your network and strengthening the connections you currently have. Learn about the key sections of a LinkedIn profile, and how to develop an outstanding Headline, an impressive “About” description, and a results-oriented Experience section, so you can be ahead of the pack when applying for jobs.
Presented by Robyn Winters, TBJL Career Strategist
What We Will Cover
- The purpose and benefits of using LinkedIn
- How to develop and organize the main sections of your LinkedIn profile
- How to create a compelling headline
- What to do with “gap” or “survival” jobs
- 10 tips that make your Profile memorable
Materials Needed: Please have your LinkedIn profile page (or a copy) for reference.
Workshop Length: 1 hour and 15 minutes. Please plan to log into Zoom 5 – 10 minutes early.
Who Should Attend:
Unemployed and underemployed individuals looking to work in a professional environment and seeking relevant and practical information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path. This includes individuals in mid-career transition, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, recent college graduates launching their careers, and mature workers not ready or able to retire.
Cost to Attend: Free
Dress: Business casual
Virtual: Via Zoom
Registration Required: Please register below.
TampaBay-Job-Links is a non-profit supported by individual donors and foundations including Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Community Foundation of Tampa Bay, Lightning Foundation, Rooms To Go Foundation, Tampa JCC & Federation, Truist Foundation, and Vinik Family Foundation.