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Get Linkedin!: How To Get Connected With Linkedin
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Format: Hands-on Workshop
Prerequisites: Basic internet knowledge is required. Please bring your laptop or tablet, a photo (headshot) of yourself and your resume on a USB flash drive or saved on your hard drive. You must have a working email address and know the password to get into it during class.
This class is for: Anyone who has said, “I keep receiving requests from colleagues to join Linkedin, but I don’t know what to do with them,” those who are interested in finding out what Linkedin is and how to use it.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location & Cost
Coffy Café, 3310 14th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20010
About this Class
Millions of people are using Linkedin to stay connected with their professional networks.
Come Get Linkedin! with Romona and your network of colleagues, clients and future employers. Learn how to get connected with Linkedin in this hands-on environment where you will learn what Linkedin is and why you should use it, how to create a great personal profile, how you can use it to build the relationships that are key to your success, tips and techniques for Linkedin best practices, and how to use Linkedin’s tools and applications. When you leave this class you will be able to update and manage your Linkedin profile, connect with colleagues, clients, prospects, or recruiters, use Linkedin tools and applications, and add Linkedin to your social media portfolio. No social media experience is required for this class. Just be ready to learn all the exciting features that Linkedin has to offer you. There is much more to it then you know!
“I had the pleasure of attending a Linkedin Symposium given by Romona (Admintech Consulting). Her knowledge and insightful techniques helped me to improve my use of this "HOT" social media business tool to generate more contacts, quality leads, and increase more business with 501(c) 3 non-profit organizations.”
“Romona is a super talented Social Media expert. Our brand has improved vastly with her expert analysis of our old product and development of our new presence in social media. I highly recommend Romona! She is a great asset to our organization.”
“I knew about Linkedin. Signed up for it. However, I had no idea how it would benefit me. I took the two classes that were instructed by Romona Foster and a whole new world was opened to me. She was very knowledgeable, pleasant, patient, and answered all of our questions with clarity. I would recommend that anyone who wants a full understanding and working knowledge of Linkedin attend her classes. What I learned was invaluable. Thanks so much Romona. Now I look forward to going into the Linkedin Network.”
"Romona is a fabulous instructor. I was her student in a class along with about 15 others. Her information is clear, very helpful, and she made certain that everyone in the class understood and participated. She has a good sense of humor, she is smart, and she has lots of energy. I felt lucky to learn more about social media and linkedIn from her. She really knows her stuff. I highly recommend her.”
“Without Romona, I would not be in the position I am now. Her unbelievable critical thought to create a profile for me that allows employers to have a comprehensive view of my professional experience is nothing short of amazing. She spent significant time with me and pushed me to think about all of the attributes that I wanted to be reflected in my professional resume. From there she was able to take all of the information create a masterful document that has opened many doors for me. I highly recommend her services!”
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When & Where
Admin Tech Consulting
Romona Foster is a highly endorsed social media trainer teaching professionals how to leverage and brand their businesses through the use of social media! She is an engaging speaker who is passionate about all things related to social media marketing.
Romona trains both groups and individuals on how to use LinkedIn, how to market on Facebook, all about Twitter, Constant Contact, Microsoft Office - and coming in 2013, Google+.
She has conducted workshops for several organizations including “Leveraging the Power of Linkedin: Personal Branding for Sales Professionals” for the National Sales Network DC-Baltimore chapter. She has also served as a guest panelist for the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA), Inc. Washington D.C. Chapter's 2012 Pre-Conference Career Expo: "Using Social Media Networking to Advance Your Career" and "Branding: What Sets You Apart From Other Job Seekers?" discussions.
Romona is a certified Constant Contact Social Media Marketing Expert Presenter and Email Marketing Expert Trainer. She also has a Marketing Management certificate from Rutgers University.
"Romona is a super talented Social Media expert. Our brand has improved vastly with her expert analysis of our old product and development of our new presence in social media. I highly recommend Romona! She is a great asset to our organization." ~ Bill Jones, President National Sales Network (NSN) DC/Baltimore
"I had the pleasure of attending a Linkedin Symposium given by Romona (Admintech Consulting). Her knowledge and insightful techniques helped me to improve my use of this "HOT" social media business tool to generate more contacts, quality leads, and increase more business with 501(c) 3 non-profit organizations." ~ Greg Hunter, Managing Director, Starion Energy, Inc.
"Romona is very attentive to her student's needs and throughout her class I felt she made sure we all got what we went there for and even more. I learned a lot and I can't wait to go back for part II. I also felt less intimidated about social media to the point that made me wonder why I didn't do that before. Thank you very much Romona!" ~ Flavia Campos, Founder of Soothing Spaces, Professional Organizers
"I had the pleasure of meeting Romona at a Linkedin seminar... The class was amazing! I went equipped with specific questions that needed answers, and she provided them. In addition to being very knowledgeable of this social media tool, she's a sharp, engaging instructor who managed to hold her students’ attention. I can't wait to attend Part II of the Linkedin seminar to learn more about maximizing the benefits that this social media tool has to offer. In fact, I've already inquired about the Twitter class that she will be teaching in January 2013. Also, to finally join the social media revolution and feel comfortable doing so, I plan to take additional classes with her. Some of my friends need help navigating through these new communication tools, and I will be sure to pass Romona's name on to each and every one of them." ~ Desiree French, Communications Manager, Downtown DC Business Improvement District (BID)
"I thought I knew quite a bit about social media tools before I met and worked with Romona. It wasn't long in working with her before I found myself learning new and useful things that proved to enhance my company's social media presence. She's very personable, savvy and results oriented and I would recommend her to anyone looking to enhance their social media presence and success in the marketplace." ~ Sylvia Baffour, Life Coach & Professional Speaker
"Without Romona, I would not be in the position I am now. Her unbelievable critical thought to create a profile for me that allows employers to have a comprehensive view of my professional experience is nothing short of amazing. She spent significant time with me and pushed me to think about all of the attributes that I wanted to be reflected in my professional resume. From there she was able to take all of the information create a masterful document that has opened many doors for me. I highly recommend her...!" ~ David Hardy, Jr., Executive Director of Regional Achievement at State of New Jersey Department of Education