FMN Management Services

FMN - 2019/December, Seg.3 - LinkedIn: The 'Professional Facebook'

Course Overview
In a world where social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and the like, flood our everyday lives, LinkedIn appears as the hub between social media and the business world. It is known as the “Facebook for professionals” and often starts with a simple invitation to join from a friend or business contact, allowing us to become part of a much bigger network, connect with professionals all over the world and boost business if used properly. Larry Kaufman, Regional Managing Director Midwest with Experis Finance, offers his insights on how accountants and financial managers can maximize the use of LinkedIn for themselves and their organizations.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the areas that LinkedIn can help financial professionals;
  • Determine the types of memberships available and the one that works best based on your role and level within an organization;
  • Recognize the key points of the GDPR and that personal information on your LinkedIn profile can be compromised; and
  • Identify ways to create content and brand awareness on LinkedIn.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management.

Speaker / Author:

FMN Online
SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.


Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1330-FM

Release Date : 12/10/2019
Expire Date : 07/14/2021
Credits :
CPE 2.00
QAS 2.00

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Management Services

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