Learn how social media can work for you

Job seekers can learn to make social media work to their advantage by attending the Social Media Career Workshop – presented by the Triton College Career Services and Alumni Relations departments. The free workshop, which will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, will show participants how to get the most out of Facebook, Twitter, blogs, LinkedIn and other popular sites, including how to develop one’s brand and build network contacts using social media and what to (and what not to) include on your resume and/or social media webpages.

The guest speaker will be Mike McGuire, social media expert and Triton faculty member.

The workshop will be held in Room B-111 in the Student Center (B Building) on Triton’s River Grove campus. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (708) 456-0300, ext. 3960 or e-mail alumni@triton.edu.