Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM EST
(headshot session 9:30-10:30 AM)


Workbar Arlington
1167 Massachusetts Ave
Arlington, MA 02474


Leanne Rodd
FlexProfessionals, LLC

Top LinkedIn Tips for Jobseekers

Getting ready to re-enter the workforce? Make LinkedIn your secret weapon. Having an active presence on LinkedIn is not really an option but a "must" in today's workplace. LinkedIn is the #1 platform used by recruiters to find candidates. As one of our clients said recently, "If a prospective employee is not on LinkedIn, then they are not in the game." Learn tips for using LinkedIn effectively to network and showcase your skills, including how to handle gaps in your employment history. This session covers LinkedIn Profile basics, including:

  • The Most Important Sections of Your LinkedIn Profile
  • How to Include Employment Gaps and Include Volunteer Roles
  • Setttings and Keywords to Make You More Findable
  • How to Build Your Network and Engage with Groups

Bring your laptop or tablet if you have one (not required). Attire: business casual.

The New England School of Photography will be on site from 9:30-10:30 to provide optional headshots ($40). We will forward a payment link in your workshop confirmation email and also send tips to help you prepare for the photograph. You will receive three retouched images by email following the workshop. 

Workshop Fee: $40

Payment Methods: PayPal or Credit Card (does not require a PayPal account)
You will be directed to PayPal to complete payment after submitting your registration. Registration is not complete without payment.