LinkedIn Seminar: How to register

LinkedIn, the social networking site mainly for business professionals can now be experienced with a hands-on approach at the latest seminar scheduled at The Hammond INnovation Center and the Northwest Indiana SBDC.

According to, the seminar which will be offering half-day workshops at a cost of $65 will giive users an insight into the different types of business skills and technology available to them. On the Thursday at 8 am to noon, location 5209 Hohman Avenue, will be a hands-on workshop exploring the professional networking site LinkedIn. This will be run by LinkedIn expert Mary Erlain, of Peak Marketing and Sales. It is hoped that this workshop will give users an insight into how to build an effective profile, navigating the website and defining strategies for using the site and building summaries.

LinkedIn which was launched in 2003 was aimed at the professional user and in June of this year, saw more than 70 million registered users in over 200 different countries. LinkedIn can be beneficial in a number of ways for example, to employers who may be looking for staff or users can follow companies who may potentially be advertising and promoting various offers.

If this sounds the perfect opportunity to access more information regarding LinkedIn then register your details by contacting The Hammond INnovation Center at (219) 750-1200 or email. To read more about this check out