Thursday, February 26, 2021 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM MST
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Pat Loch
SCORE Colorado Springs

LinkedIn Basics for Small Businesses

Date: February 26, 2021

Time:11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $15

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Do small businesses need to be on LinkedIn?  Consider the LinkedIn network is 259 million professionals from around the world.  The average user has an annual household income of nearly $110K.  Most importantly, nearly 50% of LinkedIn members have decision making authority for their companies, which is why LinkedIn is considered the world’s largest audience of influential, affluent professionals in one place.  Yes, small businesses need to know the best ways to have a presence on LinkedIn.


In this workshop, you will learn about LinkedIn and how to improve your company’s position by:

  • Optimizing your LinkedIn profile
  • Improving your company’s visibility
  • Generate Leads – turning leads into clients
  • Creating a strong network
  • Effectively positioning your small business


Your Presenter – Jacqueline Staples


Jacqueline Staples is a Chicago native with an MBA in Leadership and a BA in Communications. For over a decade, she has managed marketing departments for non-profits, $500+ million companies, and small businesses. Her experience focuses on budgets, analysis, and strategies to reach goals and increase revenue. Marketing vehicles include print, email, media, and digital.

Jacqueline genuinely enjoys giving back by utilizing her marketing experience combined with her financial skills to help businesses and families in the Colorado Springs community. Since 2014, Jacqueline has been facilitating Dave Ramsey’s “Financial Peace University” at several churches around Colorado Springs. This passion to help her community eliminate debt and learn to become financially free has led her into the Financial Industry over the last few years. She is currently a registered Representative affiliated with Mutual of Omaha Investor Services, Inc. Member FINRA/SIPC. In her free time Jacqueline enjoys spending time with her husband, two teenage daughters, and her two dogs exploring all the greatness that this city has to offer.