Businesses can learn about how to use LinkedIn

The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Business Builders networking group’s March meeting will feature speaker Trish Thomas, founder of Edge Career Solutions. Thomas will discuss understanding how to navigate your way in Linkedln. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 8 at the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, 200 Main Street, Bristol, from 9 to 10:30 a.m.

Trish Thomas, founder of EDGE Career Solutions, helps job seekers and business owners gain the competitive EDGE to achieve their goals. She guides her clients through the professional branding process to make it less overwhelming and more successful, so they can move from where they are today, to where they want to be.

Trained in industry best practices, Thomas helps job seekers of all levels clarify their career goals so they target the right jobs, navigate the competitive job market and prepare for interviews so they win lucrative job offers. Applying the same strategies that propel her continued company growth, she helps business owners establish an online presence and drive sales through compelling business owner profiles, workable social media marketing plans and hands on Linkedln training.

Thomas is active in the community, serving as the president of the Board for CT-Alive, an organization that helps victims of domestic violence rebuild their lives. She is a member of the Simsbury Chamber of Commerce and presents career- related workshops at local universities and the Simsbury Public Library. You can learn more about Thomas and the services she offers at

All are welcome to attend this free, informative event. Business Builders is open to all Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce members. Non-members are invited to two meetings at no charge before they will be asked to join the chamber.

To register for this event, visit and click on the chamber calendar under news and events.

For any questions, contact the chamber at (860)584-4718 or Chamber Logo 230PX_243153411