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Thursday, October 18, 2012
Ready for Getting Hands on with LinkedIn?
It seems like everyone these days have a Facebook page, as well as a twitter account, but LinkedIn is site that most professionals should consider becoming a member of. LinkedIn has been compared to an electronic Rolodex, but it is a much more valuable tool than you may have thought! It keeps you in touch with contacts and can help professionals add new clients and revive old connections. To help you get the most out of your LinkedIn account, PRSA-National Capital Chapter has partnered with leading digital agency, Social Driver (@socialdriver) to bring you, “Social Media Boot Camp Seminar.” At the second seminar in the series, “Getting Hands on with LinkedIn,” we will be discussing how LinkedIn can help assist you achieve your business goals, including how to:
- Connect you with potential clients,
- Stay on top of industries and trends, and even
- Reach out to reporters
- Research people and companies,
- Identify useful second-degree connections
Cost: $155 PRSA, WWPR, BPRS Members; $195.00 Non-members
Date & Time: October 31, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: 406 7th Street NW, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20004
There will be two more seminars in this series in the weeks after. The seminars include, “I Can’t Believe it’s on Twitter” on November 7; and “Managing Your Social Media Management” on November 27. Each event is priced as above.