#NSBW - LinkedIn Essentials for the Small Business Owner

Date and time





Katie Janice Charron

Host organization

U.S. Small Business Administration

Type of event

SBA participating event

Event description

The U.S. Small Business Administration and Rhode Island SCORE Chapter are hosting, “LinkedIn Essentials for the Small Business Owner”, a training for users of all experience levels, from beginner to advanced. Led by Chip Leakas, a Subject Matter expert with Rhode Island SCORE, this training will simplify LinkedIn and teach you essential strategies to leverage the platform. You'll learn tips and techniques to build relationships, expand your network, and grow your business, all using a FREE LinkedIn Account.

How to optimize your FREE LinkedIn personal profile:

  • How to create and optimize your FREE LinkedIn business page.
  • Company Pages – your 24/7 virtual trade show -
  • Learn how to use LinkedIn in 5-10 minutes a day
  • What to post – and what to avoid
  • How to effectively grow your network and use LinkedIn Groups
  • LinkedIn Recommendations and Endorsements – “social proof.”
  • Free Account vs. Premium Accounts
  • Free Images for social media – the best sources
  • Social Media Publishing Syndication platforms – free versus premium