SJC Presents "Using Social Media to Advance Your Career"

BROOKLYN, NY – October 26, 2011 - St. Joseph’s College School of Professional and Graduate Studies is pleased to announce that Ethan Chazin, president and founder of the Chazin Group, will present the latest installation of the Management Roundtable lecture series on Wednesday, November 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. This lecture, entitled, “Using Social Media to Advance Your Career,” will be held in the Tuohy Hall Student Lounge, 245 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, and is free and open to the public.

At this lecture, participants will learn the basics of aligning one’s online and offline branding efforts in order to gain an advantage in today’s hyper-competitive job market. Topics discussed will include the importance of LinkedIn as a tool to advance your career, how to create powerful online profiles to reinforce your true value proposition, and how to use the groups and discussion functions within LinkedIn to further develop your identity. At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will have the knowledge they need to conduct an integrated online self-branding campaign by leveraging LinkedIn and other social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook in order to secure the job they want.

Chazin has led teams through significant transformations across several industries over the past 20 years. He possesses expertise in marketing, sales, new business development, client relationships, communications, employee enrichment and strategic planning, while serving most of the Fortune 500 as clients. As an executive recruiter and career coach he has helped more than 10,000 job seekers to find employment. He is an adjunct professor at New York University, Fordham University, Baruch College, and St. John’s University.

Participants are encouraged to register at www.sjcny.edu. For any questions regarding this event, the management roundtable lecture series, or continuing education programs at St. Joseph’s College, please contact John Keenan at 718.940.5731.


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St. Joseph's College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility, and service. With campuses located in the Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn and in Patchogue, Long Island, the College offers degrees in more than 29 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.

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