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Springfield MO Monthly Speaker Series

Tuesday, January 5, 2021, 11:45 AM until 1:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom
Springfield, MO  
Additional Info:
Heather L McGuigan
Springfield, MO
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only

Series topic: 

   Using LinkedIn to Grow Your Professional Brand

Whether you are looking to grow your professional network or bring visibility to your business, LinkedIn can be a valuable tool to help you make new connections, and nurture existing relationships. Melissa and Michelle from will offer advice for polishing up your profile and share their tips for using this powerful platform as more than just a place to store your résumé.


Series Speakers: 

   Melissa Miller Young & Michelle West, 

Michelle West is a former television news producer turned marketing professional, and now is a business owner. A former vice president of communications for the Springfield Chamber of Commerce, her business Chamber Speak provides marketing and communications support for chambers of commerce and small to medium-sized businesses. She is also the chief community builder for, a place where female business owners and women thinking to start a business can connect, share challenges and advice and find inspiration and community.

Melissa has worked as a professional freelance writer for more than 20 years and has built a successful business that has both supported and fulfilled her. She has always felt energized and inspired by the entrepreneurial women she has met and worked with, and through many of them, she has learned incredible lessons that have helped her grow personally and professionally. She joined Michelle on Wobizzle in 2017.

Through, Michelle and Melissa have also produced more than a dozen podcasts aimed to help women, especially entrepreneurs, learn from their experiences.


Event Details:

Tuesday, January 5, 2021
11:45am: Zoom opens to registrants
12-1pm: Announcements & presentation 
Cost: $5 for members & guests*
* Please limit to 1st and 2nd time visitors 

Virtual via Zoom: 
Link sent upon registration. 

Please REGISTER in advance to receive additional details & Zoom information. We look forward to having you at our first speaker series of 2021!