Location: Strategic Ascent, 14701 Saint Mary's Lane, Suite 125 (Ashford 5) Houston, Texas 77079
Bring your lunch! Park in the parking garage - not in the reserved spaces.
Topic: LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. LinkedIn has more than 560 million users and gains more than two members every second. While many think of LinkedIn as primarily a job hunting or recruiting tool, the site is invaluable because of the functionality for members to publish professional content along with its extensive networking opportunities. Additionally, 57% of companies have a LinkedIn page. It allows a brand presence to attract followers and build a community to help drive engagement.
LinkedIn can be complex and complicated. However, it is essential for talent and development professionals to keep abreast with global trends through the benefits of LinkedIn. Opportunities and proficiency in the understanding of how LinkedIn works give talent and development professionals the tools and skills needed to utilize this unique and value-added platform. In this powerful presentation author, motivator, Networker Master Connector, and “ASK and GET WHAT YOU WANT” expert Michelle Peavy will share the secret sauce on how to simplify your daily activity using LinkedIn.
- How to GET OFF YOUR ASK.
- Being specific with words when completing your LinkedIn profile.
- How to overcome obstacles/rejection.
- Top three components of your LinkedIn Profile.
- How to create an ASK/Headline Statement.
- How to increase your connections/visibility.
After the completion of the presentation, participants will:
- Be able to execute successfully on the learning objective.
- Be prepared to engage and connect with the professional network confidently.
- Participants will receive a FREE LinkedIn cheat sheet.
ATD Competency Model - Area of Expertise This Session Supports:
Learning Technologies, Coaching, Knowledge Management
Speaker: Michelle Peavy is a firm believer that success is not given but rather earned. She is often described as a Sassy, Jazzy, Classy Master Connector. Some call her Executive Recruiter, Motivator, Some know her as LinkedIn Traffic Cop, and others get inspired when they hear her say "Get Off Your Ask."
She is the Owner of Rimi and Company, an executive recruiting firm in Houston Texas and Calgary, Canada, and shares her expertise and success, by speaking about leveraging the Power of LinkedIn to Corporate and Business Professionals and volunteers as a Brand Ambassador for Microsoft. These talents go beyond business. She is an Inspirational Speaker, Coach, Mentor, Salsa Performer, and a singer of the National Anthem for the NBA Houston Rockets. She is the producer of her CD, called MY VOICE, “Online GET OFF YOUR ASK eCourse”, and her book, The Freeway of Life.