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7 Keys to LinkedIn Success


Here are some LinkedIn success tips!

Here are some LinkedIn success tips!

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  • 1. Seven Keys to LinkedIn Success Brought to you by Beth Rie!er of Keys 2 Success Marketing
  • 2. Seven Keys to LinkedIn Success Graduate of NDSU in Business Administration Been in marketing for over 15 years Built a business $om scraps using social media Created a proven strategy for Event Marketing Why LinkedIn? LinkedIn profiles genera"y rank in the top 5 of search results for your first and last name There are over 259 mi"ion users, 84 mi"ion in the US and 40% of users access LI daily People join LinkedIn to NETWORK!
  • 3. LinkedIn Success Key One Determine your purpose for being on LinkedIn Is it to be found in searches? Is it a professional representation of you?
  • 4. LinkedIn Success Key Two Get a good profile picture!
  • 5. LinkedIn Success Key Three Goal is to get to “A" Star”
  • 6. Profile Strength Your industry and location At least 50 connections Up-to-date current position (with description) Avoid self-ascribed attributes (hard working, etc) Two past positions Volunteer & causes section, this can set you apart $om the rest Your education Projects you are currently working on Your ski"s (minimum of 3 but I su!est at least 10) A profile photo
  • 7. LinkedIn Success Key Four Review your profile settings, make sure your profile is public Make consistent posts Join groups, participate in conversations, start conversations
  • 8. LinkedIn Success Key Five Claim your public URL
  • 9. LinkedIn Success Key Six Keywords~they need to be specific as well as laced throughout many different areas of your profile! Headline Summary~most import part of your profile, allows you to the most space to write about yourself & why someone should hire you! Current Job Previous Jobs Skills and Expertise Recommendations
  • 10. LinkedIn Success Wi" you be an open networker?
  • 11. LinkedIn Success Key Seven Connections Inviting people to connect, how do you know them? Changing standard text Saying THANK YOU
  • 12. LinkedIn Success Are you a vet? If so, you can get ONE FREE YEAR of the job seeker subscription! http://linkedinforbusiness.net/veterans-can-benefit-linkedin/
  • 13. LinkedIn Success Connect with me on LinkedIn! www.linkedin.com/in/bethrie!er