2014 September Career Connections
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When: 09/09/2014
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: The Atlanta Journal Constitution
223 Perimeter Center Parkway NE
Atlanta, Georgia  30346
United States
Contact: SHRM-Atlanta

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LinkedIn & Social Media:  A Job Search Game Changer!

YPN™ Companies LinkedIn Workshop delivers both real world experience and insight. If you're new to LinkedIn, the Workshop gives you an in-depth introduction to the value and benefits of online business networking and how it works with LinkedIn.

If you're a beginner, the Workshop is a personal tutorial to getting started on LinkedIn. If you're more experienced, the class exposes you to the full power of LinkedIn so you can become an effective and efficient user. You'll learn both why and how to be a professional online networker, and how to make LinkedIn work for you in your job search!
          • Job Searches 
          • Profile must haves to be found!
          • The use of Groups…How they help you!
          • Attendee Requests/Questions…And Answers! 
          • Other tools available to support your Job Search!

Speaker: Jim Browning, Chief Profit Generator, CEO, Owner, YPN™ Companies

Jim Browning
is the Chief Profit Generator, CEO and owner of YPN™ Companies, Inc. and CEO & Co-Founder of YPN Strategies, LLC. He is “Dedicated to Your Success”. Jim has over 37 years of diverse business experience in the field of sales, marketing, information systems, training, business development and operations on the national to local levels. Starting his career with Coca-Cola, in many roles and markets, Jim’s leadership spanned from managing teams over 319 and budgets in excess of $295M. Through this journey, Jim acquired the skills and passion for leadership, team and personal development for his giving role at YPN™ Companies, Inc. Throughout this journey, Jim focuses on business and personal relationships, as well as networking. Jim is the author of “Relationships Matter,” and “LinkedIn® for Business”. Jim is one of the world’s largest and most respected social networkers on such tools as LinkedIn®, SunZu®, Facebook®, Xing and Twitter® with more than 81 million connections overall. On LinkedIn® alone, Jim has over 29,967 1st level contacts with a total network of +34,865,204 people. Jim is a Globally Ranked “Top 25” networker. He has trained over 29,353 people on the benefits of social media, through church and non-profit “Jobs Ministries” such as RUMC. He is sought after as a lecturer and keynote speaker.  

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Parking: When you arrive at The Atlanta Journal Constitution, please enter at 223 Perimeter Center Parkway (not 219 Perimeter Center Parkway). This will lead you to the South parking lot where the gate arm will be up so you can park your vehicle. To enter the building, walk around to the Visitor Entrance on the north side of the building. The meeting will be held in the meeting room across from the security desk in the main lobby. Please do not park in the Visitor Parking Lot, as your car may be towed. 

Networking and Registration: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM 
Presentation: 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM 
Final Remarks: 7:15 PM – 7:30 PM 

Registration Policy: Free to all SHRM-Atlanta Members and Non-Members. However, we ask that you please register for this event in advance. 

Advance Registration Deadline: September 8, 2014 (Registration will close at 3 PM, registrations can be done in person at the event) 

Cancellation Deadline: September 2, 2014