Arkansas Alumni Career Network

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A presentation by Anthony McAdoo, Senior Director of the Arkansas Alumni Association, detailing how to properly utilize LinkedIn, a networking service that connects professionals from around the globe. Also, students and alumni will engage in a question and answer session with a panel consisting of five professionals.

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Arkansas Alumni Career Network

  1. 1. Arkansas Alumni Career Network Utilizing your University of Arkansas alumni connections to achieve your career goals.
  2. 2. Visit careerlink.uark.edu to locate job opportunities.
  3. 3. Same principle applies for any online job posting.
  4. 4. Setup/Review your profile and upload resume.
  5. 5. Search for Job Opportunities.Search for job opportunities
  6. 6. Review the Qualifications
  7. 7. Follow application process
  8. 8. Expand the pool with the NACELink Network
  9. 9. Apply through external site.
  10. 10. How can the  Arkansas Alumni Career Network  help improve your success in the  recruitment process?
  11. 11. Search for U of A alumni who know the company.
  12. 12. Conduct an Advanced Search on Institution & Company
  13. 13. Find a connection
  14. 14. Request to connect
  15. 15. Ask for an Informational  Interview • Identify a time period and ask for an  appointment. • Research the Company first • Prepare a list of questions (keep your  appointment time in mind) • Follow‐up with a thank you • Keep your contact informed of your progress
  16. 16. Network with other alumni in  your degree and/or area • Search for other alumni in degree programs • Identify alumni working at select companies
  17. 17. Find tips & opportunities on  Twitter (#AACN) • Career Tips • Job Alerts • Interview & Application Tips • Informally Network
  18. 18. Connect with me: Anthony McAdoo ‐‐ A+ Life Member BSA ‘98, MEd ‘05, EdD ‘10 • Phone: (479) 575‐6478 • E‐mail: amcadoo@uark.edu • Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/amcadoo • Twitter: @amcadoo • Facebook: www.facebook.com/amcadoo
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