Tech Womens Program & Marketing SIG: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2.0 - TAMING SOCIAL MEDIA
SDForum Tech Women and SDForum Marketing SIG invite you to our joint program:
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2.0 - TAMING SOCIAL MEDIA
Whether you’re an employee, a consultant or someone in transition, you are responsible for your own professional development. New sources of information and networking have flourished with the explosion of social media.
A panel of experts will share their insights on using the media and related tools to:
- Develop your personal brand
- Expand your professional network
- Manage your career
- Improve productivity
Sheena Gogna, Business Development Associate, LinkedIn www.linkedin.com
Janet Fouts Partner, Tatu Digital Media, www.tatudigital.com
Janet is a social media coach, teacher and speaker. She helps individuals and corporations understand how to use social media tools and work efficiently in this emerging field, and conducts in house and virtual training sessions on social media tools and strategy. Janet has been working with small businesses to develop their on-line presence and working with online community for 13 years. She is partner in the award winning web design and development firm Tatu Digital Media. She freely shares her knowledge on several social media platforms including her blog at JanetFouts.com.
Ravit Lichtenberg Founder & Chief Strategist of Ustrategy, LLC www.ustrategy.com
Ravit specializes in providing strategic services to businesses and individuals in areas of social media, customer experience, product development, and marketing & branding strategies. With over 15 years of experience, her interdisciplinary approach assisted countless startups and larger corporations like HP to differentiate their brand, customer experience, and bottom line profitability. Ravit has recently launched a new initiative focusing on providing women in business with personal tools and strategies. Ravit holds a Master in Psychology from CSUN and MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and National University of Singapore. In addition to authoring a blog at www.ravitlichtenberg.com , Ravit's analyses have been featured on ReadWriteWeb and other industry publications.
Jo Miller, CEO, Women’s Leadership Coaching Inc., www.womensleadershipcoaching.com
Jo has a passion for helping women develop their leadership skills, confidence and presence, and specializes in helping women break into leadership in industries that have been traditionally considered 'a man's world', such as technology, finance and energy. Jo created the Women's Leadership Coaching Inc leadership coaching system, and has logged many thousands of hours coaching women who are in executive and management positions, or aspire to be. She has facilitated leadership development programs for women’s initiatives in numerous Fortune 1,000 companies, including KPMG’s Network of Women, Oracle Women in Leadership, Nortel Women’s Business Council, National Semiconductor’s Women @ National, and UBS Women’s Leadership Conference.
Jo was named one of Silicon Valley's Women of Influence in 2008.
6:00 - 7:00 p.m Registration, light snacks and networking
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Program / Q & A
8:30 - 9:00 p.m. Informal networking with panelists
$ 10 SDForum members
$ 25 Non-members
$ 0 Platinum members
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Cupertino, CA 95014
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