How to Be Found on LinkedIn
September 21, 2020
Hosted by Lorraine Beaman
A winning LinkedIn profile can open doors to many career opportunities, even before companies post job openings. LinkedIn is the preferred tool for recruiters looking for candidates so your LinkedIn profile should not just be a duplication of your resume; it needs to compliment it. Our guest, Tom Powner, has spent years as a recruiter, is a Nationally Certified Online Profile Expert (NCOPE) using LinkedIn, and has coached scores of candidates into new jobs. Tom will be sharing tips and strategies for ensuring that your LinkedIn profile appears when a recruiter is looking to fill the type of position you want. From tips on how to set up your profile to using more advanced LinkedIn features, Tom will share strategies on how to increase your chances of appearing at the top of a recruiter’s list when they search for candidates.
Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Business Channel
Career Central provides helpful, practical information that listeners can immediately use to advance their careers. Each week, host Lorraine Beaman interviews professionals from different segments of the career management field. From job searching to securing a promotion, guests provide successful real-world strategies that listeners can use to develop and advance their careers. Career Central is broadcast live every Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.
Lorraine Beaman has spent much of her working life helping others build rewarding careers. She believes that employers own jobs, but individuals own their careers. Committed to helping people understand how to have the career they want she writes, speaks and coaches on topics ranging from managing a job search to making the job you have the job you want.
An expert in creating resumes, preparing clients to excel in the toughest interviews, and providing support during the negotiation process, Lorraine counts among her successful job search clients employees of large and small business, non-profit organizations, as well as federal, state and local governmental agencies. She also works with people who want to stay with their current employer but improve their working conditions by developing strategies for dealing with difficult people, building better relationships with colleagues, or securing a promotion.
Committed to bringing the most innovative job search and career advancement strategies to her clients, she has earned certifications in coaching, resume writing, online profile management and negotiation. A contributor to many publications in the career industry, she has just released her first book, “Career Restart: Practical Advice for Surviving and Moving Forward After a Job Loss.”
In addition to her work as a career strategist, Lorraine is an avid walker, reader and pie baker.