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