Monday Morning Speaker: Kelly Leonard
Perfecting Your Profile – Optimizing LinkedIn to
Land Your Dream Job
Now more than ever, we rely on social media and peer connections to network, exchange best practices, and make business decisions. Consequently, developing a strong social media presence is critically important and LinkedIn is a virtual goldmine, offering endless opportunities and thousands of job listings in multiple specialties!
Grab your laptop and JOIN US for this interactive workshop where you’ll learn:
ü Why LinkedIn is the most powerful business relationship building platform
ü Understanding LinkedIn etiquette
ü The importance of having a well-defined LinkedIn strategy
ü How and why it’s critical to have a personal profile that’s 100% complete
ü How to get noticed among the 550+ million LinkedIn profiles; building a profile that attracts recruiters, employers, etc.
ü How to be A.L.I.V.E.® [Accurate, Locatable, Impactful, Value-Based, and Engaging] on LinkedIn; making a powerful first impression
ü How to effectively use LinkedIn’s Jobs function to identify relevant employment opportunities and land your dream job!
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Kelly Leonard is an author, speaker, trainer, award-winning CEO, and former Fortune 100 Vice President. A corporate trainer with 25+ years serving government, non-profit, private and public industries, Kelly has an innate ability to connect with diverse audiences across disciplines.
Prior to becoming CEO of Taylor-Leonard Corporation (T-LC), Kelly held leadership positions with GE Capital, Kaiser Permanente, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Currently, Kelly oversees T-LC's [LinkedIn] training and business development practices. Kelly has personally trained 6,500+ participants using her firm’s B.O.O.S.T.® strategy for LinkedIn. Using this same strategy, T-LC generated $500,000+ in new consulting revenue in their core IT competency (Customer Relationship Management) within the 1st 24 months of implementation.
Registration required: http://40plusdc.org/event-2718511
Plan to join us after the meeting for networking. Admission is free. Many of us carry our conversations to lunch at the nearby eatery.Attire is business casual, recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this important networking meeting.
Doors open at 9:45 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00. at our new location:
1627 K St NW, 3rd fl.