YMC LinkedIn & personal branding workshop: Get started, feel confident & get results

Wednesday, 31 July 2024
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm (UK time)
    • Sandra Lewin, Founder and Host of 100 Women in Insurance Collective and Podcast
  • YMC event

In association with QBE

Do you want to navigate LinkedIn with confidence? Are you keen to build a network and a personal brand within the industry? If so, this session is for you!

During this event, you will be exploring the world of LinkedIn and its increasing popularity in the insurance industry. The session will feature a comprehensive overview of the latest LinkedIn trends, sharing top tips for creating a LinkedIn profile that stands out, building a network that works, and establishing a social media plan that won't lead to burnout.

LinkedIn can seem daunting and confusing – especially in the early stages of your career - but it needn’t be. In this friendly and informal workshop, we’ll share our experiences and help you put your best foot forward without fear, letting you know the best way to connect with others as well as some common pitfalls to avoid.

We will also let you know some of the key people to follow in the insurance industry for inspiration and guidance.

Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about how to make LinkedIn work for you.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the role of LinkedIn in the insurance industry
  • Setting up and finessing your LinkedIn profile
  • Learn the key elements of building a personal brand using online tools and in-person
  • How to build and strengthen your online network, and how to translate this into connecting in-person

About Sandra Lewin

Sandra Lewin has had a diverse career in the insurance industry, working in various roles such as broking, business development, and project management. In 2021, she decided to leave her stable corporate job and venture into entrepreneurship. Currently, Sandra delivers Change Programmes across the London Market and has recently launched 100 Women In Insurance Collective. She is the host of the '100 Women in Insurance' podcast, celebrating women and showcasing a variety of roles. Sandra's primary goal is to change the perception of insurance as a 'boring' career choice. Sandra encourages and supports insurance professionals and firms to join social media to achieve this.

Chair: Kimberley Hallam ACII, Marine Liability Underwriter, QBE and Chair of IIL YMC

Please note, this session will not be recorded so a playback will not be available for members who do not attend the live event.


Please contact Flora Simpson with any queries regarding this event.

  • QBE
  • 30 Fenchurch Street
  • London
  • EC3M 3BD
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Booking information:

You will be sent a confirmation email shortly after booking. If you have not received this within one hour, please contact Flora Simpson (020 7397 3912).

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.

Please note, this session will not be recorded so a playback will not be available for members who do not attend the live event.