june, 2020

23jun2:00 pm3:00 pmSocial Media Job Hunting. The unexplored potential of LinkedIn


Event Details

How to find jobs with social media

About this event

Did you know that LinkedIn is used by more than 28 million workers in the UK as a tool for business and professional networking?

In this workshop we’ll be looking at a range of ways that you can use LinkedIn to help you secure a new position, and we’ll be providing ideas and tips to help you find the right job. We’ll also show you how to get the most from the platform, including ways to:

– Create a polished and professional profile

– Network using LinkedIn

– Build your number of LinkedIn connections

– Use LinkedIn as a database to help you find people and to be found by employers

We’ll also be talking about what you should say when reaching out to potential employers on LinkedIn, and the best tips to help you to stand out on the LinkedIn profile that will get you noticed by employers.


Kay Kukoyi CSM FITOL is a software delivery specialist, global tech startup mentor, author, speaker, and lecturer.

She has written 5 books for entrepreneurs and SMEs, including the Amazon international bestseller, Don’t Hire a Software Developer Until You Read this Book, and has been recognised on the #IB100, the Financial Times and Inclusive Boards list of the 100 Most Influential BAME Leaders in the UK Tech Sector.

Kay is the founder and CEO of Purposeful Products, a business, technology and training consultancy and Tech Startup Academy™, a community and centre for learning which provides books, mentoring, workshops, and programmes to support tech startup founders creating software from scratch to help them start, and grow their businesses.


(Tuesday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm