Upcoming Events

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Using LinkedIn Effectively

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7 PM

92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

A strong LinkedIn profile is essential, whether you’re looking for a new job, strengthening your professional presence or cultivating new business.

Learn how to maximize LinkedIn as a valuable networking, job-search and research tool. Get strategies and tips to create a strong profile; expand your network; boost your visibility; gain insight into roles, companies and people; and research/apply for jobs. You’ll also find out what to avoid so you don’t create a negative impression!

This workshop is presented by Alyssa Gelbard, the Founder and President of Point Road Group.

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1-Day Job Search Bootcamp

Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 10:30 AM

92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

Want to land a new job, but feel overwhelmed by the search process and unsure of where to begin?

This one-day bootcamp will cover the essentials: not only will you learn how to present yourself strongly as a candidate, but you’ll also have a plan in place so you can begin taking the next step in your career. You’ll learn strategies to create a strong resume and LinkedIn profile, write cover letters, use LinkedIn effectively and grow your network. You’ll also receive detailed tips on how to prepare for and ace interviews. Job search best practices — including where to look for jobs, how to communicate with recruiters and hiring managers and the importance of response time and following up — will be covered too.

Lunch will be provided.

This workshop is presented by Alyssa Gelbard, the Founder and President of Point Road Group.

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Taking LinkedIn To The Next Level

Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 6 PM

World-Wide Business Centre, 575 Madison Avenue, 10th Floor New York, NY 10022

Does your LinkedIn profile position you optimally? Does how and what you post reflect your personal brand? Do you want to network, but you’re not sure how to begin?

Join us for a workshop on how to optimize your profile, communicate effectively and maximize LinkedIn as a vital networking, research and job search tool.

This session is helpful for every professional level and essential when looking for a job or board seat, business and speaking opportunities and new clients.


Get strategies & tips to:

  • Strengthen profile sections
  • Personalize connection requests
  • Expand your network
  • Boost your visibility through engagement
  • Gain insight into people, roles & companies
  • Research & apply for jobs

About The Presenter

Alyssa Gelbard is the Founder and President of Point Road Group, a global career consulting and personal branding firm that helps executives confidently market themselves to achieve their career goals. Point Road Group also partners with organizations for customized programs.

Alyssa is a sought-after expert and speaker on career advancement and personal branding, and delivers presentations to Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, professional associations and nonprofits.

Read Alyssa’s full bio here.

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