Dave Kerpen: Making Your Company’s Social Media Likeable

Get up to speed on social media at this week’s featured event:

Dave Kerpen: Making Your Company’s Social Media Likeable, presented by BIGfrontier. Dave Kerpen’s Likeable Social Media presentation provides strategies for creating an authentic “brand personality” through Facebook and other social media platforms. A friend’s recommendation is more powerful than any advertisement. Likeable Social Media shows you how to harness the power of the social web to make your company become more responsive, transparent, likeable, and profitable. Friday, Feb 22, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, University Center, 525 S. State St., Chicago.

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Pitch Perfect: Presenting Your Ideas Intelligently. You’re in the elevator, the head honcho comes in. You have a great idea but don’t know how to pitch it to him. You think and think, but it’s too late! He’s gone. Don’t let this happen to you. Your pitch is everything. It can make you or break you. Join EFactor and experts during jam-packed informational session that will help you create the perfect elevator, investor, sales, and media pitch. Wednesday, Feb 20, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, VentureSHOT, 744 N. Wells, Chicago.

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