LinkedIn & Resume Refresh For Career Changers
23

Wednesday, 23 October

6 8:30 pm CDT

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

LinkedIn & Resume Refresh For Career Changers | October 23

Karianne Wardell Photo


President, Lofti

23

Wednesday, 23 October

6 8:30 pm CDT

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

A strategically targeted resume is your most important weapon when searching for a job. This document is often the first impression that you will make with an employer. On average, employers initially look at resumes for 10–20 seconds, so you've got to knock 'em out with a great document. Students will leave this workshop knowing just how to do that.

LinkedIn is the world’s professional social network and a vital resource to find business opportunities and form strategic alliances. We will explore LinkedIn’s unique feature-set and delve deep into the tools and techniques that will help you master LinkedIn. We will also walk through real examples of successful LinkedIn user profiles and learn the techniques to achieve an all-star profile.

Takeaways

  • Strategies to format your resume for easy reading
  • Tips to describe your experience so you showcase your accomplishments
  • How to target to a specific industry/position even if you don't have previous experience
  • How to optimize your LinkedIn profile for search engines
  • Striking the balance between professional and personal
  • The unwritten rules of LinkedIn etiquette

Preparation

  • Laptop
  • A draft resume
  • A LinkedIn profile
  • A job description

About the Instructor

Karianne Wardell Photo

President,
Lofti

Karianne Michelle Wardell is a Chicago-based marketing consultant, meeting facilitator, and presenter with 15 years of brand leadership experience in the creative industry.

Over the course of her career, Karianne has led branding, digital marketing, advertising strategy and execution for some of the world's biggest brands including State Farm, Hewlett-Packard, and GE. She facilitated consumer marketing campaigns as a Vice President, Digital at Weber Shandwick, a global communications firm and in 2017, launched Lofti to help small business owners navigate the complex world of branding.

In her inaugural year with Lofti, Karianne coached over 100 small business leaders through private consulting and facilitated branding workshops in London and throughout the U.S.

Backed by her personal passion for inner wellness, Karianne has undergone training to become a Qigong instructor and sound healer. She combines her classical training as a vocalist with methods learned during her 20-year yoga practice to leverage the elements of movement, breath and sound to cultivate a deeper connection within that elevates your energetic being.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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