NCBiotech Career Development Network - Boost Your Career with LinkedIn

Whatever the next step in your career may be, LinkedIn can help make it happen. LinkedIn expert Gail McCowan will share practical tips to leverage the power of its 1B+ users. Gail has valuable advice for both new and experienced LinkedIn users alike. She will cover how to wade through the noise to discover connections and content meaningful to your career, how to communicate your personal brand and stand out from the crowd with an effective profile, and more.

Following the presentation, the HuthPhoto team will be taking free headshot photos for all attendees.

Meet the Speaker

Gail McCowan
Gail McCowan, MBA


Gail is a career coach and educator who combines 14+ years of career advising and training with a background as an engineer at IBM and a human resources generalist at GE to offer clients straightforward, step-by-step strategies for moving forward in their careers. She is a Certified Career Services Provider through NCDA and has experience with clients from a wide range of backgrounds and industries. In addition to coaching, Gail stays up-to-date on the latest job-seeking techniques through leading classes on LinkedIn, resumes, and interviewing at Wake Tech Community College.

Gail holds an MBA from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at UNC-Chapel Hill and a BS degree from Northwestern University.





12:00 p.m. Registration/Check-in

12:30 p.m. Speaker Presentation with Q&A

1:30 p.m. Headshot photos, open networking and light refreshments

2:30 p.m. Meeting Adjourned


North Carolina Biotechnology Center

15 TW Alexander Drive Durham, NC 27709

No Cost
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