Hear how to demystify the fear of becoming known for your talent, skills and overall brilliance via the power and reach of LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
Whether we are propelled by modesty or lack of self-confidence, we tend to shy away of selling, advertising or tooting our own horns. Others manage to do it, or better said over-do it and we certainly do not wish to appear as if a late night cable TV ad.
Topics covered will include using social media to: Propel your job search Build an online voice for a fledgling company Establish your expertise in an industry or on a topic Come to learn how to be yourself and been seen for your brilliance whether as a job seeker, entrepreneur or company employee.
Attendees can bring their laptops, as this will be a highly interactive workshop with optional hands-on learning.
About Carlos R. Hernandez, Social Media Catalyst – iRM Consulting
Carlos is a Social Media Consultant & Trainer to people desiring to be Web 2.0 savvy. Why so? In February of 2007, he elected to pursue a calling to help people. He especially identified with others who were intimidated by emerging social media technologies.
He has been successful by working with individuals and businesses to leverage Web 2.0 technology in the sales and marketing initiatives. Carlos has shown fellow professionals how to develop networks and connections via LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter in an integrated and cross-promotional manner.
Carlos made this conscious decision to capitalize on his gifts of public speaking, problem solving and teaching. His knowledge is grounded in a 28 year professional career working for Westinghouse Electric & Eaton Corporations in technical solution sales, marketing and project management. Academically, he studied Civil Engineering at Stanford University's School of Engineering.
Added by kenyeung on September 3, 2009