Best Ways to Use Pinterest in Your Career Development Services
Shirley Rowe is a Master Career Specialist as well as a Certified Global Career Development Facilitator and Instructor of the CDF course through the National Career Development Association (NCDA). After twenty years as a career advisor in higher education serving a wide range of clients including college students, veterans and career changers, she has now turned her expertise to expand Front Rowe Consulting, a firm offering training, instructional design, career coaching, and writing and speaking services. Shirley earned a Master’s degree in Educational Technology and has been exploring new ways of using technology tools in career development. She has presented several webinars and online courses on a variety of topics for various national organizations and companies as well as presenting at the NCDA Global and Career Practitioner Conferences.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Leverage this fastest growing social media tool to engage your students and clients, promote your career center or private practice business, and provide career development resources.
This course designed to help you incorporate one of the fastest growing social networks into your career development practice or resources. Whether you’re a private practitioner, a college or university professional, whether you are employed in workforce development or in our elementary or secondary education systems, this is a trend that you need to explore.
At the conclusion of this course you will be able to:
- understand what Pinterest is and how it can be used in the career development field
- evaluate others’ use of Pinterest in the career field and adapt these uses to their own needs
- know the terminology unique to Pinterest
- set up your own Pinterest account and relevant boards