Leverage LinkedIn for Your Job Search


As of August 2012, LinkedIn operates the world’s largest professional network on the Internet with more than 175 million members in over 200 countries and territories. You don’t have to have a huge LinkedIn network to use LinkedIn effectively to find a job. Not only do you not have to have a large network of connections on LinkedIn, there are MANY ways to leverage LinkedIn to find a job. Recruiters use LinkedIn to search for, find, and contact potential candidates on a daily basis. Many people are unaware of all the great features on LinkedIn for job seekers and this workshop will allow you to discover them and learn how to use them. Key takeaways:

 

- Build a profile that attracts recruiters and hiring managers
- Find more opportunities by expanding your professional network
- Increase your visibility with recruiters in your industry
- Reach out to hiring managers directly - Overcome common job search challenges
- Showcase your work or portfolio
- Understand how recommendations work, how to get them, and how they can be a huge added benefit to your profile
- Learn how to find meaningful connections and get them to accept you in their network

 

Who should attend:
- Job Seekers with an existing LinkedIn profile they want to optimize and make more attractive
- Professionals looking to improve their networking strategy and leverage all the features LinkedIn has to offer
- Executives looking for a job who do not yet have a LinkedIn profile or a LinkedIn strategy

 

Cost*: $30 (CRCE member); $50 (non-member); Late registration fee: additional $20

 

*CRCE Cancellation & Refund policy: CRCE reserves the right to cancel workshops. In the event of cancellation by AAS, registrants can opt to attend another workshop or receive a full refund. AAS does not issue refunds for workshops. If registrants contact AAS (crce.info@aasingapore.com) at least 24 hours prior to the workshop start time, he/she will be issued a credit that can be applied to any same priced CRCE workshop within the following 90 days. In the event of a no-show or day of workshop cancellation, no credit will be issued.

Speaker Halima Bel-Bachir
Halima Bel-Bachir is an Executive Coach and Customer Services Consultant with strong motivational and organization development skills required to inspire and transform people. She has 15 years of experience in Customer Experience and Operations Management, and an international career in France, Morocco, the USA and the APAC region. She works ...

Halima Bel-Bachir is an Executive Coach and Customer Services Consultant with strong motivational and organization development skills required to inspire and transform people. She has 15 years of experience in Customer Experience and Operations Management, and an international career in France, Morocco, the USA and the APAC region. She works with Senior Executives to improve their people and time management, leadership, decision making and strategic planning skills. She also coach individuals in their job search and job interview preparation, and their Business English communication.

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Organizer American Association of Singapore

When?

Wed, April 17, 2013
10 a.m. - noon
(GMT+0800) Asia/Singapore

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Where?

The American Club, level 3, Atrium room
10 Claymore Hill
Singapore 229573