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LinkedIn: Building Your Brand and Reputation for Business | General Meeting, September 21
Michael's At Shoreline
2960 N. Shoreline Boulevard
Mountain View, CA 94043
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
Category: General Meeting

LinkedIn – Building Your Brand and Reputation for Business

You’re probably balancing the client work you have with getting new clients – without enough time for either. Did you know that with just a few changes on your LinkedIn profile you can start to get more inquiries from the kind of client you really want to have...and, committing just 10-minutes a day to LinkedIn can produce new opportunities.

This interactive workshop format will give you an opportunity to work ON your business and put more of Best Practice #2 (see below) in place to BUILD your consulting practice.

Join us to learn and actually start putting in place at the meeting:

  • How to focus in on the critical words that describe your value AND differentiate you from the rest
  • How to make it easy for someone to know how to work with you right away – first steps in the process
  • How to develop a strategy for using your time on LinkedIn wisely and productively

The Women In Consulting Best Practices (identified year after year in our annual survey)

  1. Network to build your business and resources 
  2. See and be seen 
  3. Ask for what you’re worth 
  4. Charge value-based project fees vs. hourly rates 
  5. Use subcontractors 
  6. Mark up subcontractors 
  7. Always collect a percentage of the project fee upfront 
  8. Renegotiate fees when the scope changes


Sandra Clark offers coaching services and workshops to help busy professionals build their online brand and showcase their expertise by creating great profiles on LinkedIn. Sandra started her career as a teacher and theatre director before moving into educational administration, working for the University of California system (both UC Berkeley Extension and UCSC Extension) providing corporate training to Silicon Valley for 25 years before starting her own company, LinkedIn Mentoring.

Includes meeting, dinner, coffee/tea.

  • Premium members: $40 through Thursday, September 14; $50 after that and at the door
  • Basic Members: $50 through Thursday, September 14; $55 after that and at the door
  • Non-members: $60 through Thursday, September 14; $65 after that and at the door

Do you want to carpool? 
Contact us via email and we'll put you in touch with others in your area who would also like to carpool. (Note: By sending us your email, you agree to allow us to release your email address to others who are interested in carpooling.)