Owning Your Career: The LinkedIn Series

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with more than 645+ million users.  It is an invaluable tool for job seekers, but its power extends well beyond that.  This 3-part LinkedIn series is designed for everyone – novice through advanced users.  Whether you seek to use LinkedIn to enhance your job search, build your professional brand, or fuel business development, you will learn strategies, tips and techniques to harness the power of LinkedIn.

Part 1: The Power of LinkedInWhat is LinkedIn? Why is it important? Connections, Searches

Part 2: Your Powerful ProfileHow to build a LinkedIn profile that communicates your professional brand and achieves your goals.

Part 3: Powering Your Job Search:  How to effectively use LinkedIn as a tool for your job search or career transition.

Bonus Videos:
How to do LinkedIn searches.
How to request a conversation with someone you met on LinkedIn.

About the presenter: Debra Franke, Assistant Director of Alumni Career Programs in the Alumni Relations office at La Salle University, supports alumni career development, transition, and job search through programs and services that engage and connect alumni to one another and La Salle University. Debra also collaborates with the Career Center and academic departments and programs to bring alumni and students together for career-oriented events and programs.  An avid “LinkedIn enthusiast,” Debra enjoys sharing the power of LinkedIn with students, staff and alumni.

Need help with LinkedIn or any other career related topic?  Contact Debra Franke at 215-991-3582 or franke@lasalle.edu