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How to get virtual flexible positions for corporations using your social footprint as a portfolio.

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  1. 1. WORK ITHow to get virtual flexible positions for corporations using your social footprint as a portfolio.#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  2. 2. Nuts & Bolts✤ This presentation is about... ✤ The tools needed to find, land and succeed at virtual & flexible, hourly or salaried positions for corporations✤ This presentation is NOT about... ✤ Building or running your own business#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  3. 3. Common Paths✤ Already in a corporate environment and looking for something with more flexibility✤ Looking to re-enter the workforce after an extended leave but still want flexibility#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  4. 4. Potential Roles✤ Social Media Manager✤ Designer✤ Writer/Content Manager✤ Community Manager✤ Project Manager✤ Developer✤ Virtual Assistant#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  5. 5. Success StoriesReasons to believe. They are doing it and so can you!#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  6. 6. Rachel@RachelVoorhees✤ Writer for @allParenting and BevMo!✤ Social Media Manager for #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  7. 7. Nichole@NicholeBeaudry✤ Assignment Editor for @allParenting✤ Parenting Columnist for @SheKnows#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  8. 8. Kris@KMulkey007✤ Director of PR, Influencer Marketing, Events at BevMo!#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  9. 9. Amy@BayAreaMoms✤ Writer for✤ Editor at✤ Content Manager for✤ Writer for Best Western International#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  10. 10. Yuliya@YPatsay✤ Social Media Manager for #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  11. 11. How to put yourbest foot forward✤ Accounts you may already have... ✤ Blog, Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.✤ Your mission is to make all of these (more) corporate friendly#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  12. 12. How to put yourbest foot forward✤ Accounts you might NOT have... ✤ Quora, Slideshare, Twylah✤ What to do with them and why they are important#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  13. 13. How to put yourbest foot forward✤ The account you MUST have: Linkedin ✤ Use corporate speak ✤ Be specific, use metrics ✤ Do’s and Don’ts ✤ Use it as a networking tool ✤ Groups#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  14. 14. Keys to Success✤ Consider signing up for oDesk (& others) AND take the tests✤ Get credentials (Google adwords, USF Integrated Online Strategies)✤ Network your butt off✤ Find mentors✤ Be willing to work harder than you have ever worked before#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  15. 15. Day in the Life of aSocial Media Manager✤ Daily Schedule ✤ When, where and how the magic happens✤ Tools ✤ Time tracking, profiles, workflow ✤ Monitoring, measuring, content management, publishing#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  16. 16. Key Takeaways✤ Potential Roles✤ Do’s and don’ts of corporate friendly social profiles✤ How to actually land the job✤ Common tools a Social Media Manager can utilize#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  17. 17. Questions?#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  18. 18. Thank You.#BBCChicago #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay
  19. 19. Apendix ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ online-internet-marketing-course.asp ✤ ✤ ✤ professionals/individual.html ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ profiles-in-google-chrome/4394/ ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ ✤ #workit @kellytirman @ypatsay