Alumni

Executive's Guide to LinkedIn: A Seminar

Entrepreneurial Roundtable

March 11, 2008: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The GSB Entrepreneurial Roundtable has teamed with the Samurai Business Group to bring you a powerful and practical business opportunity – that will benefit you immediately. LinkedIn expert, Chris Rollyson, will teach you how to use LinkedIn to find new customers and business partners, serve current customers better, and connect with people who can help you meet your goals. Most importantly, you will have a tool to measure your results.

Where

Gleacher Center of University of Chicago GSB
Room 204, Second Floor
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois

Driving Directions:For directions: www.gleachercenter.com

Event Details

Are you a member of LinkedIn but wonder what all the fuss is about? Are you curious about how LinkedIn can build and manage relationships? The new social/business networks like LinkedIn don’t seem to make it easy for time-pressed executives. But they can be powerful tools, helping you to build business and maintain relationships more efficiently than ever before. The key is knowing how to use them. The GSB Entrepreneurial Roundtable has teamed with the Samurai Business Group to bring you a powerful and practical business opportunity – that will benefit you immediately. LinkedIn expert, Chris Rollyson, will teach you how to use LinkedIn to find new customers and business partners, serve current customers better, and connect with people who can help you meet your goals. Most importantly, you will have a tool to measure your results. You will learn how to: • Customize the Executive’s Guide Action Templates to build your strategy • Use LinkedIn’s privacy/access controls to attract people and handle unwanted attention • Use LinkedIn’s Advanced Features: Recommendations, Questions and Groups • Build your network with purpose and optimize that network with tight and loose ties • Develop your own strategy for using LinkedIn to build your network of relationships Christopher S. Rollyson has been a pioneer in corporate innovation and transformation for two decades. A principal consultant at several Big Four and specialist technology consultancies, he specializes in advising executives on using emerging technologies. He is the author of “The Executive’s Guide to LinkedIn” at www.executivesguide-linkedin.com

Cost

$199.00 for general public; $179.00 for Roundtable Members, GSB Alumni/Faculty/Students ($50.00 less if register by Feb. 22nd)

Registration

Register Online
Register early. Seating is limited. This will sell out.

Deadline: 3/10/2008

Program

8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Breakfast & Networking

8:30 AM-12:00 PM: Program with speaker

Speaker Profiles

Chris Rollyson (Speaker)
Founder, The Executive's Guide to LinkedIn
http://executivesguide-linkedin.com

Questions

Bill Wentz, Class of 1988, XP-57 
Coordinator, Entrepreneurial Roundtable
630-527-8552, ext. 304

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