Episode 25

25. Showing up and showing out on LinkedIn (Part 2) - with guest expert Portia Obeng

Published on: 11th January, 2023

Y'all, today, we have a special episode for you! Please join us in welcoming our first guest and LinkedIn superstar Portia Obeng!

With Portia's flair for creating playful content online, this educational episode is packed with tips for boosting your self-confidence and embarking on your networking and content-creating journey on LinkedIn.

This journey on LinkedIn can be intimidating. Remember that it's a process, and striving for progress over perfection is vital. You can do this! đŸ’„

Portia Obeng is a social media strategist with over 10 years of experience in social media strategy and content management. She started before Snaps were chatted, Instagram had stories, and Tiks were toked; her current specialties are Instagram and LinkedIn.

She works to help women level up on LinkedIn so they can stop selling themselves short and start attracting the money-making opportunities they deserve.

She also helps organizations turn their employers into LinkedIn superstars who advocate for the company, amplify brand messaging, and attract the best talent. 


In today's episode, we cover the following:

  • Meeting Portia and her origin story
  • The ways that Portia shows up on Linkedin
  • The 3 most essential elements of LinkedIn
  • Tips for building the confidence to own your stuff online
  • How to use LinkedIn to let the opportunities FLOW!
  • Tips for networking with confidence
  • Portia's advice to her younger self surrounding her career
  • The beauty of choice


Resources mentioned:

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Guest info:

Follow Portia's vibrant content on LinkedIn at portiaobeng and visit her website here: www.portiaobeng.com


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