Chapter Meeting - LinkedIn 3.0 - Leveraging LinkedIn for Jobs, Sales and Business

Date: 
14 Apr 2015 - 6:00pm
Presentation Doc: 
Place: 
Royal Palace
Agenda: 

6:00 | Registration, Networking & Dinner
6:45 | Announcements, Introduction of Program
7:00 | Guest Speaker or Internal Program (1 PDU)
8:00 | Participants network and/or participate in SIGs
8:15 | PMO SIG, Quality SIG programs (1 PDU)

Topic: 
LinkedIn 3.0 - Leveraging LinkedIn for Jobs, Sales and Business

LinkedIn 3.0 - Learn to Leverage the new LinkedIn to Fast Track Jobs, Sales Leads and Business Opportunities
Join PMI and Linda Van Valkenburgh, certified executive career coach to improve your LinkedIn skills to position yourself for career search or elevate your credentials and industry reputation. Linda will demonstrate how to use the new LinkedIn tools to execute an integrated strategy for building your Business and Personal Brand, and market yourself, or your business, or both through this robust social platform.
Specifically you will learn:
• How to maximize and control your LinkedIn profile to heighten your rankings
• The latest methods in site navigation and trending features and why they are vital
• How to be viewed as a “go-to” subject matter expert through discussion groups, target companies and influencers
You can’t afford to miss the most valuable LinkedIn session of the year to your success. Interactive Q&A following the presentation. Bring your questions and learn something new on how to harness the power of LinkedIn 3.0.

Speaker: 
Linda Van Valkenburgh

Certified executive career coach Linda Van Valkenburgh is the owner of My Executive Career Coach, LLC. Based in Stamford, Connecticut, My Executive Career Coach offers comprehensive services to executives and other corporate clients who are seeking to overcome a job loss or make a smooth career transition. Linda Van Valkenburgh has in-depth business expertise in advertising, marketing, engineering, industrial manufacturing, and entrepreneurship.

Linda Van Valkenburgh is committed to the success of her clients, and offers one-on-one strategic career coaching designed to get results. She works with her clients to identify and articulate career goals and options, and then tailors an individualized career campaign to help her clients succeed in today’s challenging job market. Experience supports Linda Van Valkenburgh’s belief that clear objectives and defined goals help individuals make positive changes in their careers and in their lives. My Executive Career Coach also provides clients with job searching skills, networking advice, interview techniques, and contract negotiation guidance.

Linda Van Valkenburgh earned her undergraduate degree in education and psychology from Marymount College. She completed her Master of Science in education at Fordham University, and pursued additional advanced studies at Purdue University. Recognized by the International Coaching Federation (ICF), Linda’s credentials include: Certified Career Management Coach (CCMC), Certified Job Search Strategist (CJSS), Certified Social Media Career Strategist (CSMCS) and Certified Executive & Leadership Development Coach (CELDC).Regularly invited to speak at professional events, Ms. Van Valkenburgh has lectured MBA students on interview techniques and strategies at the Yale School of Management and the UConn School of Business. She is an invited Career Expert on NBC Connecticut’s WVIT Channel 6; and has spoken at many conferences as well as networking and professional groups across the region including: Executive Forum (NYC), New Canaan CaTS, Fairfield Library, Wilton Library, New York University Media Industry & Design/P3 IDEAlliance, PMI White Plains, Professional Services Group New Jersey Department of Labor, SCORE/Norwalk, UJA/WJCS Connect to Care, Bronxville Career Network, BlogTalkRadio, and local Comcast TV. She is a regular contributor for ExecuNet providing “Coffee Break” & Fast Track lectures and downloadable content, ExecuNet Career Advisor article contributions, and guest speaker for ExecuNet’s 6 Figure Hotline teleconferences. Linda also organizes and facilitates several monthly networking meetings for the 100k and 200k+ executive.

Fees: 

$20 for PMI Westchester Chapter Members
$30 for non-PMI Westchester Chapter Members

Location (Address): 

The Royal Palace,
77 Knollwood Rd
Greenburgh, NY
(in Greenburgh Shopping Plaza, next to Cinema 100)

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