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LinkedIn: It’s About Being Found.

Thursday, February 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

LinkedIn it's about getting found

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In today’s market, a LinkedIn profile is a must-have for any professional or job seeker because more than 90% of companies use LinkedIn to identify or vet job candidates. But having a profile isn’t enough: it’s really about being found. Alex Freund, The Landing Expert, will be featured in an insightful and highly valuable presentation for any professional: LinkedIn: It’s about Being Found.

This highly interactive session is designed to help you understand the dynamics of LinkedIn and how to position yourself for success. If you cannot be found, you cannot be considered for a position. There are a number of reasons your profile might not appear in a search, and Alex will reveal how to break through such impediments so that you make recruiters’ search lists.

Not all components of your LinkedIn profile are created equal, however. In this presentation, you’ll learn which elements of your profile weigh more heavily than others in searches and which sections require your attention first. Alex will provide tips and easy-to-use tools that you can use right away to optimize your profile and thereby give you a distinct competitive advantage.

Few spend much time cultivating their headline, often simply inserting their most recent job title. But this important piece of real estate is the way viewers define you—often within seconds. Learn how to structure a strong and compelling headline that has the viewer wanting to learn more about you.

During this event, participants will:

  • Evaluate the role of LinkedIn in a job search.
  • Understand how to structure their profile so as to be found.
  • Learn how to address job transitions and unemployment.
  • Experience a recruiter’s view of a candidate.
  • Distinguish an optimized profile from a poor one.
  • Acquire free tools and techniques to create a standout profile.

Details

Date:
Thursday, February 4
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Organizer

Marty Latman
Phone:
(201) 919-2607
Email:
martylatman@gmail.com

Venue

FENG – Ridgewood
Bethlehem Lutheran Church at 155 Linwood Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ United States
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