Education and Professional Development

As a career professional, you are constantly reminding your clients of the importance of continuing education and staying on top of the trends. We know all too well the importance of learning in career success. And, as we get busy helping others, we often don't make time for our own continuing education!

The NRWA strives to provide on-demand, relevant learning opportunities for career professionals including webinars and online training. The goal of each of these is to help you maintain your skills, build your credibility, and stay on top of the industry's dynamic trends at your convenience.

One hour live webinars are $19.99 for members and $29.99 for nonmembers.

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Increase Your LinkedIn Value: Creating a Powerful Profile  

Part one of a two-part webinar (each is a standalone session).

Friday, February 19, 2016 ♦ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM EST

Are you increasing your average dollar sale by including LinkedIn profile services with every résumé? Are clients recommending you as a LinkedIn expert instead of just a résumé writer? If not, this webinar is for you. In today’s job search, it’s just as important to be discovered for an opportunity as it is to find one, and you can help your clients to be found for their dream job!

In this webinar, Tom Powner will teach you the ins and outs to creating a powerful LinkedIn profile. Learn how to…

  • Create a brand-focused headline and summary section.
  • Use stylish formatting tips to brighten up each section.
  • Increase multi-media appeal using images, PDFs, web links and header images.
  • Optimize keyword searches targeted content.
  • Reorder sections of a profile to look the way your client wants them.
  • And more…

You will leave this webinar with increased confidence in how to create a powerful LinkedIn Profile. Part one of a two-part webinar (each is a standalone session).

Increase Your LinkedIn Value: Tools of LinkedIn to Build and Track a Network 

Part two of a two-part webinar (each is a standalone session).

Friday, March 4, 2016 ♦ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM EST

Do you freeze when clients ask you questions about how to use LinkedIn? Are you selling LinkedIn coaching sessions? Do people consider you a LinkedIn expert? If not, then it’s time to change that. If you sell LinkedIn profile writing, then your clients expect you to be an expert in how to use the back end of LinkedIn.

In this webinar, Tom Powner will teach you the ins and outs of the top tools of LinkedIn. You will learn….

  • The Top 5 methods to building a larger network and why it’s important.
  • Where, why (and why not) to customize your public profile URL.
  • Strategies for connecting and leveraging your network on LinkedIn.
  • The power of using the relationship CRM functions.
  • How to share a LinkedIn profile, save a profile to PDF and block, report or remove a connection.
  • When and why your clients should upgrade to a job search premium account.
  • And more…

Increasing your knowledge of how LinkedIn works will showcase your expertise to your clients and can lead to more referrals and income. Handouts will be emailed before the webinar.

Webinars and Teleseminars Available (★ Qualifies for 1 CE unit)

January 01, 2013 1:00 PM (EST) • Download
May 18, 2013 (EDT) • Recording
December 01, 2013 1:00 PM (EST) • Download
May 23, 2014 1:00 PM (EDT) • Download
June 13, 2014 1:00 PM (EDT) • Download
August 15, 2014 1:00 PM (EDT) • Download
November 21, 2014 1:00 PM (EST) • Recorded
May 28, 2015 (EDT) • Download
August 07, 2015 11:30 AM (EDT) • Download
January 01, 2016 (EST) • Online
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