Big Ten Career Expo
March 11, 2011
9:00AM - 3:00PM
Registered yet? What are you waiting for? Hear from experts on two stacked panels during the Big Ten Conference Career Expo (March 11) at Union Station in Indianapolis. The two panels are titled: The Sporting Life: Careers in Sports (10:30 - 11:30) and Accelerate Your Brand with Social Media (12:30 - 1:30). More to come about the Sporting Life next month but take a look at who's on the Social Media panel!
A panel of professionals - all social media experts - all from different backgrounds will talk about how social media is redefining their professional careers. Find out how social media helps you find a job, when it suddenly redefines your job, and what happens when it becomes your job.
Topics covered will include:
What recruiters like to see from a candidate
How social is redefining the marketing team
What big brands think about Twitter
Panelists so far include:
-Tim Kopp, CMO for ExactTarget, an industry leading email, mobile, and social media marketing company. Tim was awarded Indianapolis Business Journal's 40 under 40, Finalist for CMO of the Year by the CMO Council and Finalist for the Best and Brightest Award from Ernst & Young. Follow him on Twitter at @tbkopp
-Kyle Lacy, Kyle has quickly built an excellent in-depth understanding of the application of social and digital media for both small business and large corporations. He is the author of two books: Twitter Marketing for Dummies (Wiley 2009) and Branding Yourself (Pearson 2010). Recognized globally for his knowledge of social media he is invited to share his expertise for audiences all the world. Follow his blog at KyleLacy.com or Twitter at @kyleplacy
-Lawrence McGlown, is an authentic brand builder who leads marketing and brand development efforts for Brightpoint North America. Prior to joining Brightpoint in 2010, he held operations and marketing positions with General Mills, Hickory Farms, Humana and Kraft Foods. Lawrence shares reflections of his experiences via a blog, www.lawrencemcglown.com and @LawrenceMcGlown
-Emily Trimble is a Social Media Team Manager at BLASTmedia, a Public Relations and Social Media Agency in Fishers, Indiana. Follow Emily on Twitter at @trimblyton to hear the latest and greatest of a social media young professional.
-Jennifer McClure is a social recruiting HR consultant and President of Unbridled Talent, a speaking and consulting practice focused on Innovative People Strategies in the areas of Talent Attraction, Recruiting and People Development. She is a contributor to the hysterical Fistful of Talent blog that discusses recruiting, talent, and HR mishaps. Follow her on Twitter at @CincyRecruiter