LinkedIn Expert Jason Alba Offers New LinkedIn Strategies for Professionals.
NOVATO, Calif. (November 11, 2011) -- LinkedIn continues to be the first online destination for hiring managers, recruiters, and senior staff looking for professional resources. With more than 120 million members, LinkedIn has become a business-critical networking resource, and executives who want to advance their career need to understand how to harness the power of LinkedIn. In this month’s session of Experts Connection (http://www.experts-connection.com), “LinkedIn for Executives: Beyond the Basics, 2012 Edition,” Jason Alba, founder and CEO of JibberJobber.com and author of “I'm On Linked-In - Now What???,” will offer the latest tactics to get the most out of LinkedIn, and how to present yourself as an expert in your field. The webinar is sponsored by NETSHARE® (http://www.netshare.com) and is scheduled for November 15 from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. ET, (1:00 - 2:30 p.m. PT).
Following a successful IPO and a record number of members, LinkedIn continues to lead as the strongest networking resource for professionals, edging out Facebook and Google+. Whether you are looking for a new career opportunity, seeking new talent, in a career transition, or working as an independent consultant, LinkedIn is an essential part of your networking and marketing mix.
In this 90-minute presentation, you will learn not only the basics of LinkedIn networking, but also advanced techniques that will set you apart from the competition. Jason will show you how to find the right contacts quickly and how to network in a way that optimizes your time and effort. In this session, you will learn:
- How to enhance your profile to be found by the right people.
- What LinkedIn Applications are worth your time.
- How to find key contacts using multiple techniques.
- What to include in your outreach to increase the odds of being seen and how to strengthen your personal brand.
- How to make the most of LinkedIn Groups.
- How to use LinkedIn Answers to build your network and nurture valuable relationships.
“Social media has become a critical part of everyone’s marketing strategy, whether you are selling products and services or your own expertise for a career change,” said Katherine Simmons, CEO of NETSHARE and host of the Experts Connection teleseminars. “LinkedIn is the clear leader for executives, providing the largest and most powerful, global network or professional resources. Jason has become the foremost expert in harnessing the power of LinkedIn for professional advancement, and this webinar will be invaluable to any professional.”
The Experts Connection teleseminar series gives executives access to leading career experts. The cost of the seminar is $60, $50 for NETSHARE members, and access is provided via web and telephone. For more information, visit the Experts Connection online at http://www.experts-connection.com.
About Jason Alba
Jason Alba is the founder and CEO of JibberJobber.com and author of “I'm on LinkedIn-Now What???” After being downsized in 2006, Jason experienced the difficulties of conducting a job search first hand. Drawing on his extensive experience in computer software and IT, Jason analyzed the job search process and developed JibberJobber.com. Widely acknowledged as a leading career management evangelist, Jason continues to spread the word to professionals and job seekers through his blog.
NETSHARE (http://www.netshare.com) is a confidential, membership based organization dedicated to providing executives across all disciplines and industries with quality $100K plus job lists. NETSHARE also offers networking opportunities and a community of peers for the exchange of strategic information related to job search, professional development and best practices. NETSHARE has been recognized by Fortune and Forbes magazines as the best online destination for executive positions.
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