Getting Started with LinkedIn (3 hours)

About the workshop

This three-hour beginner’s workshop will help you set up a professional LinkedIn account. With the help of a facilitator, you’ll get to:

  • Develop various sections in your LinkedIn profile;
  • Set your LinkedIn privacy settings;
  • Find and make connections with your network;
  • Contribute to professional conversations; and
  • Increase your confidence in searching for jobs, people, and companies on LinkedIn.

Participant requirements

  • Participants must bring their completed resume. Ideally, participants would have completed the Resume Writing workshop in advance.
  • Participants must have remote access to a valid email address for profile setup.
  • Participants must have intermediate English language skills (speaking, writing and reading) to participate in discussion and classroom exercises.
  • Participants must be comfortable using a computer and mouse, and must be able to browse the internet and use Microsoft Word. Computer skills training in available in the Employment Services Directory.
  • Participants must attend the full workshop. If you cannot attend, please withdraw your registration by clicking the 'Cancel Registration' link found in your confirmation email.

Notes

  • We support a fragrance-free environment.
  • You may bring your personal laptop. Venues are WI-FI enabled.
  • Lunch is not provided. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch and a water bottle.

Getting to the workshop

Parking is very limited. Please consider using public transit when attending a workshop. Venues are located near major bus and LRT routes. Visit www.calgarytransit.com/plan-a-trip to plan your trip.

Workshop dates are subject to change without notice. Check this website for the latest workshop schedule.

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September 20, 2019 - September 20, 2019 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

Getting Started with LinkedIn - Sept 20 afternoon - Century Park Place, Downtown Calgary, Calgary

About the workshop

This hands-on three-hour beginner’s workshop will help you set up a professional LinkedIn account. With the help of a facilitator, you’ll get to:

  • Develop various sections in your LinkedIn profile;
  • Set your LinkedIn privacy settings;
  • Find and make connections with your network;
  • Contribute to professional conversations; and
  • Increase your confidence in searching for jobs, people, and companies on LinkedIn.

Participant requirements

  • Participants must bring their completed resume. Ideally, participants would have completed the Resume Writing workshop in advance.
  • Participants must have remote access to a valid email address for profile setup.
  • Participants must have intermediate English language skills (speaking, writing and reading) to participate in discussion and classroom exercises.
  • Participants must be comfortable using a computer and mouse, and must be able to browse the internet and use Microsoft Word. Computer skills training in available in the Employment Services Directory.
  • Participants must attend the full workshop. If you cannot attend, please withdraw your registration by clicking the ‘Cancel Registration’ link found in your confirmation email.

Notes

  • We support a fragrance-free environment.
  • You may bring your personal laptop. Venues are WI-FI enabled.
  • Lunch is not provided. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch and a water bottle.
event details / register (5 seats remaining)
2019-09-20T13:00:00.000Friday
Sep 20
2019
2019-09-20T16:00:00.000Friday
Sep 20
2019
1:00 PM4:00 PMCentury Park Place, Downtown Calgary
4th floor, Century Park Place
855 - 8 Avenue SW
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September 30, 2019 - September 30, 2019 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

Getting Started with LinkedIn - Sept 30 afternoon - Century Park Place, Downtown Calgary, Calgary

About the workshop

This hands-on three-hour beginner’s workshop will help you set up a professional LinkedIn account. With the help of a facilitator, you’ll get to:

  • Develop various sections in your LinkedIn profile;
  • Set your LinkedIn privacy settings;
  • Find and make connections with your network;
  • Contribute to professional conversations; and
  • Increase your confidence in searching for jobs, people, and companies on LinkedIn.

Participant requirements

  • Participants must bring their completed resume. Ideally, participants would have completed the Resume Writing workshop in advance.
  • Participants must have remote access to a valid email address for profile setup.
  • Participants must have intermediate English language skills (speaking, writing and reading) to participate in discussion and classroom exercises.
  • Participants must be comfortable using a computer and mouse, and must be able to browse the internet and use Microsoft Word. Computer skills training in available in the Employment Services Directory.
  • Participants must attend the full workshop. If you cannot attend, please withdraw your registration by clicking the ‘Cancel Registration’ link found in your confirmation email.

Notes

  • We support a fragrance-free environment.
  • You may bring your personal laptop. Venues are WI-FI enabled.
  • Lunch is not provided. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch and a water bottle.
event details / register (11 seats remaining)
2019-09-30T13:00:00.000Monday
Sep 30
2019
2019-09-30T16:00:00.000Monday
Sep 30
2019
1:00 PM4:00 PMCentury Park Place, Downtown Calgary
4th floor, Century Park Place
855 - 8 Avenue SW
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October 7, 2019 - October 7, 2019 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

Getting Started with LinkedIn - Oct 7 Andrea - Century Park Place, Downtown Calgary, Calgary

About the workshop

This hands-on three-hour beginner’s workshop will help you set up a professional LinkedIn account. With the help of a facilitator, you’ll get to:

  • Develop various sections in your LinkedIn profile;
  • Set your LinkedIn privacy settings;
  • Find and make connections with your network;
  • Contribute to professional conversations; and
  • Increase your confidence in searching for jobs, people, and companies on LinkedIn.

Participant requirements

  • Participants must bring their completed resume. Ideally, participants would have completed the Resume Writing workshop in advance.
  • Participants must have remote access to a valid email address for profile setup.
  • Participants must have intermediate English language skills (speaking, writing and reading) to participate in discussion and classroom exercises.
  • Participants must be comfortable using a computer and mouse, and must be able to browse the internet and use Microsoft Word. Computer skills training in available in the Employment Services Directory.
  • Participants must attend the full workshop. If you cannot attend, please withdraw your registration by clicking the ‘Cancel Registration’ link found in your confirmation email.

Notes

  • We support a fragrance-free environment.
  • You may bring your personal laptop. Venues are WI-FI enabled.
  • Lunch is not provided. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch and a water bottle.
event details / register (11 seats remaining)
2019-10-07T13:00:00.000Monday
Oct 7
2019
2019-10-07T16:00:00.000Monday
Oct 7
2019
1:00 PM4:00 PMCentury Park Place, Downtown Calgary
4th floor, Century Park Place
855 - 8 Avenue SW
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October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2019 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

Getting Started with LinkedIn - Oct 21 afternoon - Century Park Place, Downtown Calgary, Calgary

About the workshop

This hands-on three-hour beginner’s workshop will help you set up a professional LinkedIn account. With the help of a facilitator, you’ll get to:

  • Develop various sections in your LinkedIn profile;
  • Set your LinkedIn privacy settings;
  • Find and make connections with your network;
  • Contribute to professional conversations; and
  • Increase your confidence in searching for jobs, people, and companies on LinkedIn.

Participant requirements

  • Participants must bring their completed resume. Ideally, participants would have completed the Resume Writing workshop in advance.
  • Participants must have remote access to a valid email address for profile setup.
  • Participants must have intermediate English language skills (speaking, writing and reading) to participate in discussion and classroom exercises.
  • Participants must be comfortable using a computer and mouse, and must be able to browse the internet and use Microsoft Word. Computer skills training in available in the Employment Services Directory.
  • Participants must attend the full workshop. If you cannot attend, please withdraw your registration by clicking the ‘Cancel Registration’ link found in your confirmation email.

Notes

  • We support a fragrance-free environment.
  • You may bring your personal laptop. Venues are WI-FI enabled.
  • Lunch is not provided. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch and a water bottle.
event details / register (12 seats remaining)
2019-10-21T13:00:00.000Monday
Oct 21
2019
2019-10-21T16:00:00.000Monday
Oct 21
2019
1:00 PM4:00 PMCentury Park Place, Downtown Calgary
4th floor, Century Park Place
855 - 8 Avenue SW
Calgary12register >