Social Branding Event - Cambridge 11/19
Thursday, November 19, 2009 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)
Looking for a job or to make a new business contact? You've come to the right place. Social Branding Events bring some of the brightest and friendliest minds in the Boston community together for professional networking and relationship building. This second Social Branding Event will be located at Ryles in in Cambridge, MA. We'll have the entire first floor to ourselves, with free appetizers and a cash bar. Bring your friends and tell people about it on your social networks. There will also be a prize giveaway like last time! This event, different than the previous one, will have a few speakers, who will share their insights with you on personal branding, job hunting and career development.
Dan Schawbel is the author of Me 2.0 and will be speaking about why personal branding is important now and steps you can take to get started building your own brand.
Brett Pohlman is a Social Media Coordinator at Schneider Associates in Boston and will be talking about how he used the internet to find a job based on his passion. View his website.
Ryles is not your typical jazz venue. The club boasts two floors, which allows it to be the most diverse of any club in its genre. At Ryles Jazz Club, you can enjoy the “the best in live music”, including major, national performers such as Arturo Sandoval, McCoy Tyner, Maynard Ferguson, Jon Hendricks, Jon Faddis or Nestor Torres, just to name a few. Ryles has also become a “hotbed” for terrific local talent, who use Ryles’s intimate setting and ambiance to move on to the national scene. As a top jazz club, Ryles features 40 domestic and imported beers and a late night menu for light dining. Our popular Sunday Jazz Brunch features an award winning brunch menu, together with top local jazz acts, for a fun filled time.
This event is proudly sponsored by 1-800-Bakery.com, a website that has a collection of baked goods from across America. They deliver direct from the bakery to your door.
No athletic attire (no baseball caps, jerseys, sneakers).
For directions please go here.
Dan Schawbel. Dan is the leading personal branding expert for Gen-Y. He is the author of the bestselling career book, Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success (Kaplan, April 2009). With over 800,000 results for his name in Google, Fast Company calls Dan a “personal branding force of nature.” Recently, BusinessWeek named Dan as one of twenty people entrepreneurs should follow on twitter, alongside Richard Branson. He is the founder of the Personal Branding Blog®, which was the #1 job blog by Careerbuilder in 2008, is an AdAge top 20 marketing blog and is syndicated by Reuters, Forbes, Fox Business and other major networks. Dan is also the publisher of Personal Branding Magazine®. He is a syndicated columnist for Metro US (New York, Boston & Philadelphia), reaching over 1.2 million readers bi-weekly. At 26 years old, Dan is BusinessWeek’s youngest columnist. He’s been featured in over 100 media outlets, such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, ABC News TV, MSNBC, NPR, USA Today, Forbes, and The Boston Globe.