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Date:
January 30, 2020
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:
Lucia Mastrangelo Room
Address:
Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main Street

Watertown, MA 02472
Cost:
Free. Registration is required & begins 3 weeks prior at the Reference Desk, 617-972-6436 or online.
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Using Linkedin for Your Job Search

Thursday, January 30, 2020

NEW YEAR, NEW CAREER SERIES Using Linkedin for Your Job Search: Job searching in today’s online world means using resources including Linkedin, and job seekers need to be savvy about this networking platform. This session will cover Linkedin best practices, including creating a strong profile, optimizing for search, what information to include, developing a network and guidelines for maximizing Linkedin in your job search. Bring your laptop! UPCOMING SESSIONS: 2/6 Get Ready for Your Next Job Interview

NOTE: This class has been moved one week back from it's original posted date. The new series dates are: 1/23 (Creating a Stand-Out Resume), 1/30 (Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search), and 2/6 (Preparing for Your Next Interview). If you have any questions about this change, please visit or call the Reference Desk (617-972-6436).


About Job Search Divas

Job Search Divas offers a range of career-related services, including resume writing, developing job search strategies, networking skills and interview coaching and preparation.  Elizabeth Gross is owner and "Head Diva." More information is available at jobsearchdivas.com

 

About Elizabeth Gross

Elizabeth Gross is passionate about helping people succeed in searching for new jobs. A former marketing executive at Monster.com, she's assisted countless people with their resumes and job searches. Elizabeth helps clients manage all aspects of their job search journey, making sure their experience and abilities are positioned as strong as they can be, and ensuring a more productive and rewarding job search. She was a featured speaker at SXSW 2017 & 2018, presenting the talks "You've Just Been Laid Off.  Now What?" and “Conquering Your Job Search Journey” and holds a B.A. in Professional Writing from Carnegie Mellon University.