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    Network Like a Pro - Building Win-Win Relationships to Reach Your Goals

    Date: June 8, 2017, 11:30am – 2:00pm
    Jefferson Street Inn
    201 Jefferson Street, Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
    Phone: 715-845-6500
    Fax: 715-845-3133
    Free To CWSHRM Members - $35 Guest Fee
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    Credits: General Credits Pending

    Registration: Click here to register

    • Check In: 11:15am-11:30am
    • Program: 11:30am-2:00pm

    Presenter Information:

    Jenna Atkinson, Jenna Atkinson Consulting

    As the President of Jenna Atkinson Consulting and Host of the Growth Bomb Podcast, Jenna helps organizations and individuals reach their next level of success. She speaks, trains and consults nationally on topics related to personal branding, networking, business development and marketing strategy. She writes for several professional publications including Success Magazine, The Huffington Post and InBusiness Magazine. Jenna is a 2014 40 Under 40 Recipient and a 2013 Athena Young Professional Award nominee. She is the Host of Growth Bomb podcast- a weekly show that interviews the nation’s top entrepreneurs and executives on strategies for business and personal success.

    Program Description:

    As the old saying goes, “it’s not what you know- it’s who you know.”  In this dynamic session, you will learn efficient and effective strategies to build a powerhouse network that will help you accomplish your goals and reach the next level of success.  From targeting specific contacts to working a room like a seasoned professional, this session touches on a wide variety of actionable tactics every leader needs to know! Whether you are new to the business world or a seasoned professional, you are guaranteed to take away some powerful new strategies to help skyrocket your success.

    Presentation Topics:

    • Understand the value of creating a strong professional network
    • Define SMART goals for networking
    • Learn relationship building techniques
    • Understand different methods of adding value to new and existing contacts
    • Discuss follow up strategies
    • Learn strategies for working a room
    • Understand high level LinkedIn profile optimization strategies
    • Create an individual action plan to create a strong network of peers and executives


    Feel free to park at the mall (first two hours free), the parking ramp directly across from Jefferson (small fee if at metered lot), or stop in to the Jefferson Street Inn front desk and pick up a free parking pass. This parking pass will allow you to park in the parking ramp across from the Jefferson Street Inn in any space except those that are marked as “reserved.”