Free Linkedin Lessons for Military, Veterans, and Family

linked inA navigator is ready to guide interested veterans and military in the Tampa Bay area in setting up an effective profile, networking and job hunting all on the social media tool Linkedin.

Julie McAdoo, former Air Force Officer and Navigator ( ), and Nancy Laine, an independent LinkedIN Trainer ( ), are offering a Project Transition USA Linkedin workshop this Thursday (April 4, 2013).

Their mission is to show veterans and military who are looking for a job how to use Linkedin in their search. The workshop is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Insurance Office of America (IOA),, 2nd Floor, 4915 West Cypress St., Tampa.

It is free for all military members, veterans and immediate family members. Topics to be covered include:

  • How to showcase the skills employers want
  • Building a network that will get you hired
  • Job searching techniques on
  • How to connect with influential people who share your interests

Space is limited to 30, so pre-registration is required. Email Julie Mcadoo as soon as possible at or call 813-362-0600 to register. The team has conducted the same workshop for transitioning military at MacDill Air Force Base and at a recent veterans job fair.


3 Responses

  1. It would make more sense to have something like this held over the internet to help more people,

  2. A laudable initiative that done hope to veterans, hope to find a job, possibility, presenting by Linkedin, to have more possibilities. Informatic at service of veterans for that is a necessity to live, to have a home, to be part of society on concrete terms. thanks for that.claudio alpaca

  3. Reblogged this on Taking On A Cause by Patsy McCaw-Yager,Englewood, Fl. and commented:
    Please help by passing this on to veterans who are looking for a job-career and also refer them to this great blog! Takingonacause by Patsy McCaw–Yager

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