Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Time: 02:00 PM
Fee: Free
Address: 400 E Pine St Ste 322, Seattle, WA
Location: GSBA Office
Phone: 206-363-9188
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is one of the most important and valuable tools in any job search AND can be used to build your business.  Recruiters and hiring managers use LinkedIn daily to find candidates for their open positions. Prospective clients use LinkedIn to find service providers.

If you have ever wondered how to take advantage of LinkedIn and how to use all the bells and whistles it has to offer, here's your chance to learn!
Lora Poepping, President of Plum Coaching & Consulting and a recruiter for 20+ years and a small business owner, will show you all the tips and tracks for using LinkedIn in a 1 hour  workshop. Lora has been featured by LinkedIn's corporate organization on a video:

This up-beat and effective small-group workshop will:
•  Introduce to you to the A-B-C's of using LinkedIn
•  Help you create an effective profile
•  Show you how recruiters use this powerful tool to find candidates
•  If you own a business, show you the value of LinkedIn and how to build your brand

Lora Web PhotoPresenter: Lora Poepping

Lora is the President of Plum Coaching & Consulting, a firm that provides small human resources consulting for small businesses as well as job search coaching. Lora began her career in Staffing when she began working for Deloitte’s San Francisco Bay Area. After 6 years at D&T, Lora took a role as Regional Director of Recruiting for Coopers & Lybrand (PwC). In 1994, Lora started with Microsoft and in her 13 years with the company, held HR, Staffing and Program Manager roles. In 2009, Lora launched Plum Coaching & Consulting, with a focus on empowering clients through the challenge of job search. Plum has grown and now boasts 9 consultants, including Small Business On-Demand HR services. Lora has been featured in USA Today,, RealSimple Magazine and was featured by LinkedIn Corporation in a national video campaign. Lora is past Board president of Powerful Voices, a Seattle non-profit. Lora is the mother of two daughters and lives in Seattle, WA.

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