RedVector RV-11197

AEC Success: 7 Steps for Using LinkedIn® Effectively

AEC Success: 7 Steps for Using LinkedIn® Effectively

0.5 hr. Online Course

Level: Fundamental

Item#: RV-11197

SME: Anthony Fasano, P.E., LEED AP, ACC

Average Rating

4 29
LinkedIn® is an avenue you can use to help you build your reputation in your field and become better at marketing and business development. This interactive online course will teach you ten action steps to take to build a strong LinkedIn® profile. Additionally you will learn who you should connect with on LinkedIn® to maximize your exposure. You will also learn the do’s and don’ts of maximizing your usage in LinkedIn® groups.
Course Objectives
By the end of this course you, will be able to:
  • List the 10 action steps to take to build a strong LinkedIn profile
  • Describe who you should connect with on LinkedIn to maximize your exposure
  • Describe the most appropriate way to request recommendations
  • List the Do’s and Don’ts of maximizing your usage in LinkedIn groups
 
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Anthony Fasano, P.E., LEED AP, ACC
Anthony Fasano, P.E., LEED AP, ACC Photo
Engineering Career Coach, Bestselling Author & Speaker

Anthony Fasano, P.E., author of the bestselling book Engineer Your Own Success: 7 Key Elements to Creating an Extraordinary Engineering Career, is a nationally recognized professional coach and inspirational speaker specializing in the areas of business and career growth and development as well as leadership. Anthony uses his highly effective coaching and speaking techniques to help engineers and other technical professionals work through blocks, prioritize effectively, set clear goals and achieve their maximum potential.

 

Fasano found success as an engineer at a young age and has since left his engineering career to travel the world inspiring engineers. His company website called the Engineering Management Institute (previously known as The Engineering Career Coach) is loaded with free resources including two popular iTunes podcasts for engineers (one recently cited by Forbes) which are downloaded over 1,000 times per day. His Amazon.com-bestselling book Engineer Your Own Success was recently published by IEEE-Wiley Press as an updated and expanded second edition.

 

Fasano received a B.S. and a M.S. in Civil Engineering from Lafayette College and Columbia University respectively and his coaching certificate from the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching.

 

Anthony Fasano

  • Received in 2005, the Young Engineer of the Year Award from the New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Rockland County Chapter.
  • Was selected in 2008, by Rockland County, New York to participate in the Leadership Rockland program, a leadership development program in which participants receive leadership training from local politicians, economists, historians, artists and other professionals.
  • Was selected in 2009, to receive the “Forty under 40” Award from the Rockland County Economic Development Corporation which recognizes the most promising up-and-coming young members of the Rockland County business community. The award is based on professional and entrepreneurial accomplishments, community involvement, and the nominee’s positive impact on the local community.
  • Received in 2010, a Presidential Citation from the New York State Society of Professional Engineers for his dedication to both the Society as well as the engineering community. 
  • Is a licensed Professional Engineer and a LEED Accredited Professional. 
  • Is a past Chairperson and Founder of the American Society of Civil Engineers Lower Hudson Valley Younger Member Group. 
  • Served as the Executive Director of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers from 2012 to 2018. 
  • Is an industry-recognized inspirational platform speaker on the topics of career advancement, business growth and development and leadership. 
  • Is the expert to turn to when you are ready to realize your career goals and dreams.
Course Reviews (29)
Great tips for making my profile stand out and connect with people
By on Nov, 08, 2018
Great tips for making my profile stand out and connect with people. Thanks!
None at this moment
By on Sep, 11, 2019
None at this moment.
Engaging, informative
By on Aug, 06, 2019
Engaging, informative
Anthony is an engaging speaker and I liked how he recommended doing the updates on our LinkedIn as we watched the course
By on Jul, 31, 2019
Anthony is an engaging speaker and I liked how he recommended doing the updates on our LinkedIn as we watched the course.
Good insight, good take a ways and I am looking forward to sharing and discussing with the team
By on Jul, 22, 2019
Good insight, good take a ways and I am looking forward to sharing and discussing with the team.
N/A
By on Jul, 19, 2019
N/A
Easy to follow and informative
By on Jul, 02, 2019
Easy to follow and informative
I learned a lot of new things and applied them to my profile
By on May, 22, 2019
I learned a lot of new things and applied them to my profile.
Informative without dragging
By on Mar, 22, 2019
Informative without dragging
Very organized and clear
By (Architect) on May, 09, 2019
Very organized and clear. The Smart Notes were helpful to follow along with the discussion and to use for following up with action items.
Very good information that revealed many things that I have not considered! I am now very motivated to get back into my profile and update ASAP!
By on Feb, 14, 2019
Very good information that revealed many things that I have not considered! I am now very motivated to get back into my profile and update ASAP!
very helpful
By on Dec, 29, 2018
very helpful
Provided PDH requirements for PE License
By (Engineer) on Mar, 07, 2019
Provided PDH requirements for PE License
To the point
By (Engineer) on Jan, 10, 2019
To the point. Specific actions.
Great course, helped me
By (Architect, Engineer) on Feb, 20, 2019
Great course, helped me. Many of our staff could also use this to kick-start their own networking. I will recommend. Thanks
This course had a lot of great tips to help people connect more on LinkedIn
By on Feb, 08, 2019
This course had a lot of great tips to help people connect more on LinkedIn
A good resource for linked in
By (Engineer) on Aug, 25, 2019
A good resource for linked in.
It was very in depth on how to build relationships and connect with people inside your target market
By on Feb, 08, 2019
It was very in depth on how to build relationships and connect with people inside your target market. Question #10 was off my screen and could not be answered as the panel shifted to the Left.
I liked the stepped out bullets
By on Jul, 22, 2019
I liked the stepped out bullets
Particular questions are sub-par in their syntactical wording
By on Mar, 11, 2019
Particular questions are sub-par in their syntactical wording.
Nice format
By on Mar, 14, 2019
Nice format.
Insightful information
By on Jun, 25, 2019
Insightful information
I knew some of these features were on LinkedIn, but had never truly thought about why it's important to actually use them
By on Jun, 07, 2019
I knew some of these features were on LinkedIn, but had never truly thought about why it's important to actually use them.
Broken out in small sections, makes it easy to pause if needed
By on Mar, 19, 2019
Broken out in small sections, makes it easy to pause if needed. Real examples. Some I didn't know.
Great
By on Mar, 14, 2019
Great
Great info
By on Feb, 19, 2019
Great info. Presented very well. Good tips!
This was a good introduction to LinkedIn but not useful for people who have been using it (effectively) looking for new ways to update their usage
By on Sep, 25, 2019
This was a good introduction to LinkedIn but not useful for people who have been using it (effectively) looking for new ways to update their usage
GOOD KEY POINTS
By on Aug, 09, 2019
GOOD KEY POINTS
Good discussion for people trying to further a career - no much attention paid to other uses of LinkedIn - job search, getting recommendations, etc
By on Oct, 09, 2019
Good discussion for people trying to further a career - no much attention paid to other uses of LinkedIn - job search, getting recommendations, etc