5 Top Tips for LinkedIn

Employability & Skills Blog

logo-linkedinLinkedIn has become an extremely useful tool for anyone looking for employment. It gives you, as a jobseeker, the chance to condense your achievements and experience into an accessible format that anyone can see at a glance. But quickly uploading a bad photo and writing a few sentences about yourself will not automatically result in hundreds of job offers filling your inbox. In fact, an uncompleted or poorly constructed profile could possibly do you more harm than good.

If you’re new to LinkedIn take a look at this promotional video to show how it can be used:

Below are 5 tips to think about when beginning to create an account on LinkedIn. Most importantly however, remember that LinkedIn is only one small part of the search for employment. Whilst it can be extremely useful for certain areas such as networking and company research, you still have to make it work…

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