Career Focus SIG: Using LinkedIn to Network and Attract Employers

Event Date/Time

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


121 NW Everett St
United States


Many are using LinkedIn to build their professional network--and you can too! We will learn tips on creating an effective LinkedIn profile, as well as gaining insight on how recruiters and hiring managers use this social media platform.

Both novice and experienced LinkedIn users will come away with actionable steps they can take to improve their LinkedIn presence.

About the Speaker

Janet Lee Johnson is Chief Marketing Officer at Charter School Capital, Inc. and adjunct professor at Portland State University's Center for Executive and Professional Education (CEPE). Janet is a dynamic presenter and has years of practical advice to share with us.


About the Career Focus Special Interest Group (SIG)
Whether you are actively job seeking or keeping your options open, the Career Focus SIG helps to prepare you for your next career move. In all fields, all career levels, and all types of employment, we help each other promote our career objectives.

The Career Focus SIG aims to keep you prepared for change, self-sought or not. Whether it's bringing your resume up-to-date in case that dream job pops up or learning how to make effective use of Oregon's unemployment organizations due to a sudden company downsize, we are here to support you by offering events demonstrating the resources available to put your goals within reach.

This SIG is for current Cascadia Chapter members only.

If you have any questions, please contact Kerri Nussbaum, CPLP,


121 NW Everett St, Portland, Oregon, 97209, United States