LinkedIn. Using Social Media to Grow Your Network

Updated: May 30, 2021





Creating a LinkedIn page allows you to get noticed by recruiters and creates a safe space to connect with others and manage your professional network connections. This professional social media platform provides users with real time job feeds, free training, resume services and more.


Remember, this is your "professional page"and should only consist of the information relevant to your career. Visitors to your page will be able to view your career history, resume, pictures, websites, etc.


As your network begins to grow, kindly redirect your new connections to your LinkedIn profile to remain connected going forward. Be sure to update important credentials as needed to expand your window of opportunity and be more visible to recruiters.



A few best tips:

  • REMEMBER THIS IS A PROFESSIONAL SOCIAL NETWORK SIITE

  • CHOOSE A GREAT PROFESSIONAL IMAGE OR PHOTO

  • UPLOAD CURRENT COPY OF YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER

  • EDIT YOUR BIO OR FEAURE A LINK FOR EXTRA ENGAGEMENT

  • ADD REFERENCES FROM YOUR NETWORK TO YOUR PROFILE

  • CONNECT WITH OTHERS WIRHIN YOUR PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY

  • CONNECT WITH PREVIOUS COLLEAGUES


IF THIS WAS HELPFUL, ALSO SEE MY BLOG POST,

THE IMPORTANTCE OF BUILDING YOUR NETWORK!!!!


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