When: Thursday March 26th 2015 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: The Pheasant Plucker 20 Augusta Street Hamilton, Ontario
Editor’s Note: Below text is ripped from the above meetup link!
We’ve confirmed our speaker for the March Freelancer Meetup! The topic will be all about LinkedIn, and using it to find clients and build your business network. A fantastic topic if you’re just starting out and looking for ways to build your client base, as well as tips for established freelancers who need a ‘facelift’ to their LinkedIn profile ðŸ˜‰
We’re going with a Thursday night this time, by popular request.
Presentation: Rachael Abram, Social Media Marketing Manager at The Generator will be speaking about how to optimize your personal brand on LinkedIn.
Rachael is a digital media marketer, communications specialist, and writing enthusiast. Known as a self-starter with a passion for creativity, she has a history of helping SMBs and start-ups from various industries (food, IT/security, not-for-profit, human rights, etc.) with their online content production and lead generation. She is a Certified Hootsuite Professional, with experience across multiple social media platforms (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.) and is also a practiced writer across various styles including blogging, forensic, technical, creative, expository, and storytelling.
6:30-6:45pm – Registration and mingling
6:45pm-7:30pm – Presentation from Rachael on LinkedIn
7:30-8:30pm – Networking session
RSVP today if you haven’t already and we look forward to seeing you there!
About Freelancer Meetup
Freelancer Meetups are monthly events run by the Hamilton Freelancers Association. They are free, and open to all young professionals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers in the Hamilton area, whether you’re just starting a freelancing consulting business, or you’re running a consulting business full time.
We bring in some of the best and brightest to give talks on ways to help you build and grow your entrepreneurial venture, along with networking.
The Hamilton Freelancers Association is free to join to become a member and is open to freelancers of all skills and specialties, including designers, developers, marketers, videographers, photographers, writers, and everyone in between.
At each meetup we showcase various web-based tools and services you can use as a freelancer to help you build or grow your business such as productivity apps, email marketing services, invoicing, social media, and accounting tools, along with bringing in guest speakers on a variety of topics.
There is plenty of parking in the IMPARK parking lot next to the venue. Entrance to the parking lot is accessible off James Street S. as well as off Augusta Street beside The Pheasant Plucker (20 Augusta).