LinkedIn                AdvancedPlymouth Career Center
LinkedIn AdvancedSchedule   9:30am to 1:00pmIntroductions   Your Name   Where Are You From   Previous Job   How Long ...
LinkedIn AdvancedAgenda   What’s New   Profile Privacy Controls   LinkedIn Home Page   LinkedIn Signal   Advanced Pro...
LinkedIn AdvancedWhat’s New    •   Major LinkedIn Site Design Changes    •   The New LinkedIn Profile    •   New Profile  ...
LinkedIn AdvancedSettings1.   To modify your LinkedIn settings, click on Your Name     appearing in the upper right area o...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls12/18/12      Plymouth Career Center   6
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls   Privacy Controls    •   Turn on/off your activity broadcasts    •   Select wh...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls   Turn on/off your activity broadcasts    You can turn your activity broadcasts...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls    Turn on/off your activity broadcasts1.   Uncheck box “Let people know when y...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls   Select who can see your activity feed    Who can see your activity feed    Yo...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls    Select who can see your activity feed1.   Select who can see your activity f...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls   Select what others see when youve viewed their prof     •     Your name and h...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls    Select what others see when youve viewed their pro1.   Select desired opti...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls   Select who can see your connections    Select who can see your connections....
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls    Select who can see your connections1.   Select who can see your connection...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls   Change your profile photo & visibility »12/18/12           Plymouth Career ...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls    Change your profile photo & visibility »1.   Click “Browse” to find the ph...
LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls    Show/hide "Viewers of this profile also viewed" box1.   Uncheck box Displa...
LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Home Page1.   Click on the “Home” pull-down menu2.   Select “LinkedInHome”                      ...
LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Home PageYour Professional Dashboard - News and updates  from your network    •   Share an updat...
LinkedIn AdvancedCustomizing Your Home Page1.   Place mouse over “All Updates”2.   Select “Customize >>”12/18/12         P...
LinkedIn AdvancedCustomizing Your Home Page1.   Deselect (Uncheck) any Updates no longer of     interest2.   Click “Save c...
LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal1.   Click on the “News” pull-down menu2.   Select “Signal”                               ...
LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal12/18/12      Plymouth Career Center   24
LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal   Signal provides the most recent conversations, opinions,    and trending links from pr...
LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile Editing Certifications Volunteer Experience & Causes Skills & Expertise Education A...
LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile Editing1.   You can add, change, or remove any information on your     profile from the ...
LinkedIn AdvancedNew LinkedIn Profile12/18/12      Plymouth Career Center   28
LinkedIn AdvancedNew LinkedIn Profile Icons           - Edit           - Add           - Move (Drag and rearrange)        ...
LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile EditingYou can edit some items by clicking on theEdit icon , or click on the Add icon   ...
LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile:    • Name (20/40/40) - First, last, and maiden names.    • Headlin...
LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile:    • Applications - You can add applications to your      profile ...
LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile:    • Personal Information - Optional info such as phone      numbe...
LinkedIn AdvancedEndorsements & RecommendationsGiving LinkedIn Thanks   A word of praise goes a long way in social media....
LinkedIn AdvancedEndorsements   What is a LinkedIn endorsement?   How do I get endorsed?   How do I endorse others?   ...
LinkedIn AdvancedWhat is a LinkedIn endorsement?•   Endorsements are a quick way to rate your 1st    Degree Connections an...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get endorsed?   Endorse and Be Endorsed    When someone views your profile or you view the prof...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get endorsed?   With a simple click, the skills you choose to endorse are    added to their pro...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I endorse others?   To endorse another person on LinkedIn, you need to visit    their profile and...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I undo an endorsement?1.   Go to the persons profile page. Scroll down to the     endorsement box ...
LinkedIn AdvancedRecommendations   How do I get recommended?   How do I recommend others?   How do I withdraw a    reco...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?1.   Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your     homepage2.   Select ...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?3.   Click the “Ask for recommendations” tab.4.   Select a position in the “What...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?5.   Select connections in the “Who do you want to ask?"     section by either e...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?6.   Enter your request in the "Create your message"     section by using the me...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?1.   Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your     homepage2.   Select...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?3.   Click the “Given” tab.4.   Scroll down to “Make a Recommendation:” section...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?5.   Click the button next to “Colleague”, “Service     Provider”, “Business Pa...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?7.   Complete the recommendation form.8.   Click “Send”.                      ...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?1.   Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your     homepage2....
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?3.   Click the “Given” tab.4.   Click “Edit” next to the recommendatio...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?5.   Click the “Withdraw this recommendation” link under     the membe...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation6.   Click “Confirm”.                                  12/18/12       ...
LinkedIn AdvancedFollowing   New Feature – Follow Thought Leaders (150 of the mo   Follow news by industry and sources, ...
LinkedIn AdvancedFollow Thought Leaders1.   Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your home     page2.   Click “Fo...
LinkedIn AdvancedFollow Thought Leaders3.   Click on the “Follow” icon         appearing under a thought     leader’s pict...
LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Thought Leader1.   Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your home     page2.   ...
LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Thought Leader3.   Click on the “Following” icon           appearing under a     thought...
LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company1.   Click “Companies” near the top of your homepage and     select “Search Comp...
LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company2.   Type a Company Name, Keyword, or Industry in the text     box appearing und...
LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company4.   Then click “Follow” in the upper right of the companys     Overview page.  ...
LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company1.   Alternatively, move your cursor over a company name on     someones persona...
LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Company1.   Click   “Companies” near the top of your homepage2.   Click   the “Following...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my  contacts or companies I am following?    1.     Click on “Your...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my  contacts or companies I am following?   3.      Click on “Acco...
LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my  contacts or companies I am following?    5. Scroll down to “Jo...
LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn1.   To search and apply for a job using LinkedIn, Click “Jobs”     at the ...
LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn3.   In the box appearing under “Search for Jobs”, type a job              ...
LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn6.      Click a job title to view details.7.      Click the “Apply" button ...
LinkedIn AdvancedSettings   Email Preferences12/18/12          Plymouth Career Center   70
LinkedIn AdvancedEmail Preferences   Emails    •   Select the types of messages youre willing to receive    •   Set the f...
LinkedIn AdvancedSettings   Groups, Companies & Applications12/18/12          Plymouth Career Center   72
LinkedIn AdvancedGroups, Companies & Applications   Groups    •   Select your group display order »    •   View your grou...
LinkedIn AdvancedGroups, Companies & Applications   Applications    • View your applications »    • Add applications »  ...
LinkedIn AdvancedSettings   Account12/18/12         Plymouth Career Center   75
LinkedIn AdvancedAccount   Privacy Controls    • Manage Advertising Preferences   Settings    •   Change your profile ph...
LinkedIn AdvancedAccount   Email & Password    • Add & change email addresses    • Change password   Helpful Links    • ...
LinkedIn AdvancedFree Resources for Learning LinkedIn    • LinkedIn Help Center           http://help.LinkedIn.com/app/top...
LinkedIn AdvancedFree Resources for Learning LinkedIn    • PowerFormula           http://www.powerformula.net/free/    • L...
LinkedIn AdvancedWrap Up   Takeaways    • PowerPoint Viewer    • SlidesDownload Location   https://www.box.com/s/9ep2y7n...
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  1. 1. LinkedIn AdvancedPlymouth Career Center
  2. 2. LinkedIn AdvancedSchedule 9:30am to 1:00pmIntroductions Your Name Where Are You From Previous Job How Long Unemployed Future Job12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 2
  3. 3. LinkedIn AdvancedAgenda What’s New Profile Privacy Controls LinkedIn Home Page LinkedIn Signal Advanced Profile Editing Endorsements & Recommendations Following Jobs Settings12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 3
  4. 4. LinkedIn AdvancedWhat’s New • Major LinkedIn Site Design Changes • The New LinkedIn Profile • New Profile Design Incompatible with Internet Explorer 7 • What happened to my LinkedIn Applications? • Applications - No Longer Supported • Rich Media Feature • How do I display media on my profile? • Introducing the Ability to Follow Thought Leaders on Li12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 4
  5. 5. LinkedIn AdvancedSettings1. To modify your LinkedIn settings, click on Your Name appearing in the upper right area of your screen as shown below.2. Select Settings.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 5
  6. 6. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 6
  7. 7. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Privacy Controls • Turn on/off your activity broadcasts • Select who can see your activity feed • Select what others see when youve viewed their profil • Select who can see your connections • Change your profile photo & visibility » • Show/hide "Viewers of this profile also viewed" box12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 7
  8. 8. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Turn on/off your activity broadcasts You can turn your activity broadcasts on or off and select who can see your activity feed from the Settings page. Some of the changes that trigger updates (activity broadcasts) are:  Adding a new current job position  Adding a new current school  Adding a new link to a website  Recommending someone  Following a company  Adding a connection – LI will send an update if youve chosen "Your Connections" when you control who can see your connections.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 8
  9. 9. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Turn on/off your activity broadcasts1. Uncheck box “Let people know when you change your profile, make recommendations, or follow companies” to turn “Off”2. Click “Save Changes”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 9
  10. 10. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Select who can see your activity feed Who can see your activity feed Your activity feed displays actions youve performed on LinkedIn. Select who can see your activity feed.  Everyone  Your network  Your connections  Only you12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 10
  11. 11. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Select who can see your activity feed1. Select who can see your activity feed2. Click “Save Changes”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 11
  12. 12. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile Privacy Controls Select what others see when youve viewed their prof • Your name and headline (Recommended) • Anonymous profile characteristics such as industry and title • You will be totally anonymous12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 12
  13. 13. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Select what others see when youve viewed their pro1. Select desired option2. Click “Save Changes”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 13
  14. 14. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Select who can see your connections Select who can see your connections. Note: People will always be able to see shared connections.  Your connections  Only you12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 14
  15. 15. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Select who can see your connections1. Select who can see your connections2. Click “Save Changes”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 15
  16. 16. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Change your profile photo & visibility »12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 16
  17. 17. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Change your profile photo & visibility »1. Click “Browse” to find the photo you wish to publish.2. Click “Upload Photo”.  You can upload JPG, GIF or PNG files.  File size - 4MB maximum.  Pixel size: 200 x 200 minimum and 500 x 500 maximum.1. Select who you want the photo to be visible to.2. Click “Save Settings”.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 17
  18. 18. LinkedIn AdvancedProfile – Privacy Controls Show/hide "Viewers of this profile also viewed" box1. Uncheck box Display "Viewers of this profile also viewed" box on my Profile page to “Hide”2. Click “Save Changes”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 18
  19. 19. LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Home Page1. Click on the “Home” pull-down menu2. Select “LinkedInHome”   12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 19
  20. 20. LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Home PageYour Professional Dashboard - News and updates from your network • Share an update • Articles from “LinkedIn Today” • People You May Know • Whos Viewed Your Profile? • Your LinkedIn Network • Jobs You May Be Interested In • Groups You May Like • Companies You May Want To Follow12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 20
  21. 21. LinkedIn AdvancedCustomizing Your Home Page1. Place mouse over “All Updates”2. Select “Customize >>”12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 21
  22. 22. LinkedIn AdvancedCustomizing Your Home Page1. Deselect (Uncheck) any Updates no longer of interest2. Click “Save changes” button.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 22
  23. 23. LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal1. Click on the “News” pull-down menu2. Select “Signal”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 23
  24. 24. LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 24
  25. 25. LinkedIn AdvancedLinkedIn Signal Signal provides the most recent conversations, opinions, and trending links from professionals across the World. And, it allows you to search by single and/or multiple fields, and it has an advanced search feature. Filter: Browse only relevant status updates from your stream Search for keywords, topics or people across the stream Get an auto updated real-time stream with rich content Find the hottest trending links across any relevant topic Who’s Shared This Link?12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 25
  26. 26. LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile Editing Certifications Volunteer Experience & Causes Skills & Expertise Education Additional Information Customizing LinkedIn URL12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 26
  27. 27. LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile Editing1. You can add, change, or remove any information on your profile from the Edit Profile page. To get there, move your cursor over Profile at the top of your home page and click “Edit Profile”. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 27
  28. 28. LinkedIn AdvancedNew LinkedIn Profile12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 28
  29. 29. LinkedIn AdvancedNew LinkedIn Profile Icons - Edit - Add - Move (Drag and rearrange) - Add Media Link12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 29
  30. 30. LinkedIn AdvancedAdvanced Profile EditingYou can edit some items by clicking on theEdit icon , or click on the Add icon toadd links there. You can also change theorder of many sections by dragging anddropping the Move icon in the right-handcorner of each section.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 30
  31. 31. LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile: • Name (20/40/40) - First, last, and maiden names. • Headline (120) - Will default to your current job title. You can change it to express your personal brand or how you want to be known (e.g. Outstanding Client Service Professional). • Summary (2000) - Information about your mission, accomplishments, and goals. • Experience (100 Title/100 Co./2,000 Desc.) - Professional positions and experience, including jobs, volunteer posts, military, board of directors, nonprofit, or pro sports. • Education (2000) - School and educational information. • Recommendations - You can request professional recommendations and display them on your profile.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 31
  32. 32. LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile: • Applications - You can add applications to your profile to display your work, get professional insights, or collaborate with others. • Certifications - Certifications, licensures, or clearances youve attained. • Courses - Adding your body of coursework can help your education to stand out. • Honors & Awards - Show off your hard-earned awards. • Languages - Languages you understand or speak. • Organizations - List the organizations or associations youve been a part of along with your role. • Patents - Any patents youve applied for or received.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 32
  33. 33. LinkedIn AdvancedSections you can edit in your profile: • Personal Information - Optional info such as phone number, location, and birthday. • Publications - Publications that have featured your work. • Projects - Showcase the projects youve worked on, along with team members. • Skills & Expertise - A relevant list of skills on your profile will help others to understand your strengths and improve your ability to be found when opportunities present themselves. • Test Scores - List your scores on tests to highlight high achievement. • Additional Information - Any other info youd like to highlight, including a link to your website or your Twitter name.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 33
  34. 34. LinkedIn AdvancedEndorsements & RecommendationsGiving LinkedIn Thanks A word of praise goes a long way in social media.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 34
  35. 35. LinkedIn AdvancedEndorsements What is a LinkedIn endorsement? How do I get endorsed? How do I endorse others? How do I undo an endorsement?12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 35
  36. 36. LinkedIn AdvancedWhat is a LinkedIn endorsement?• Endorsements are a quick way to rate your 1st Degree Connections and allow you to endorse someone you know for a specific skill.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 36
  37. 37. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get endorsed? Endorse and Be Endorsed When someone views your profile or you view the profile of one of your first-degree connections, you are offered the opportunity to endorse that person for the skills they have added to their own profile . Endorse others easily by clicking the “Endorse” button12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 37
  38. 38. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get endorsed? With a simple click, the skills you choose to endorse are added to their profile with a thumbnail image of you, the person who endorsed them. If you don’t want to endorse your connection for a particular skill listed in this window, simply click the X on the skill you wish to remove and then click the Endorse button to accept the rest listed. You can also scroll down to where their skills are listed, and simply click on the skill you wish to endorse by clicking on the sign to add your endorsement to their profile.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 38
  39. 39. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I endorse others? To endorse another person on LinkedIn, you need to visit their profile and scroll down to the "Skills and Expertise" section. Here you can see what skills your connection has claimed. Then, you can choose to endorse them all or just one. Remember, you only want to endorse skills that you Know the other person possesses. Your picture will appear next to the endorsement. Thus, if youve endorsed all of someones skills simply because you "like" them, you may end up hurting your own reputation.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 39
  40. 40. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I undo an endorsement?1. Go to the persons profile page. Scroll down to the endorsement box you want to undo, click it and your endorsement will be removed. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 40
  41. 41. LinkedIn AdvancedRecommendations How do I get recommended? How do I recommend others? How do I withdraw a recommendation?12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 41
  42. 42. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?1. Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your homepage2. Select “Recommendations”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 42
  43. 43. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?3. Click the “Ask for recommendations” tab.4. Select a position in the “What you want to be recommended for" dropdown menu. If a position or school isnt listed, you can click the link for job or school to add it to your profile and the dropdown list.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 43
  44. 44. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?5. Select connections in the “Who do you want to ask?" section by either entering names of connections into the text field or clicking the address book icon to search for connections. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 44
  45. 45. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I get recommended?6. Enter your request in the "Create your message" section by using the message provided or personalizing your note.7. Click “Send”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 45
  46. 46. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?1. Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your homepage2. Select “Recommendations”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 46
  47. 47. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?3. Click the “Given” tab.4. Scroll down to “Make a Recommendation:” section. • To recommend a connection, click "select from your connections list" and click a name. • To recommend someone whos not a connection, enter the first name, last name and email address.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 47
  48. 48. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?5. Click the button next to “Colleague”, “Service Provider”, “Business Partner” or “Student”.6. Click “Continue”.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 48
  49. 49. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I recommend others?7. Complete the recommendation form.8. Click “Send”.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 49
  50. 50. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?1. Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your homepage2. Select “Recommendations”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 50
  51. 51. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?3. Click the “Given” tab.4. Click “Edit” next to the recommendation.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 51
  52. 52. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation?5. Click the “Withdraw this recommendation” link under the members name. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 52
  53. 53. LinkedIn AdvancedHow do I withdraw a recommendation6. Click “Confirm”. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 53
  54. 54. LinkedIn AdvancedFollowing New Feature – Follow Thought Leaders (150 of the mo Follow news by industry and sources, companies, amd groups. You follow all your connections by default.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 54
  55. 55. LinkedIn AdvancedFollow Thought Leaders1. Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your home page2. Click “Following”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 55
  56. 56. LinkedIn AdvancedFollow Thought Leaders3. Click on the “Follow” icon appearing under a thought leader’s picture to start following that person. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 56
  57. 57. LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Thought Leader1. Move your cursor over “Profile” at the top of your home page2. Click “Following”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 57
  58. 58. LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Thought Leader3. Click on the “Following” icon appearing under a thought leader’s picture to stop following that person. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 58
  59. 59. LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company1. Click “Companies” near the top of your homepage and select “Search Companies”. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 59
  60. 60. LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company2. Type a Company Name, Keyword, or Industry in the text box appearing under “Search for Companies”.3. Click on a “Company Name” which will open companys Overview page.  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 60
  61. 61. LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company4. Then click “Follow” in the upper right of the companys Overview page. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 61
  62. 62. LinkedIn AdvancedStart Following a Company1. Alternatively, move your cursor over a company name on someones personal profile, and then click “Follow company” from the mini Company Page. 12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 62
  63. 63. LinkedIn AdvancedStop Following a Company1. Click “Companies” near the top of your homepage2. Click the “Following” tab3. Click the “Stop following” link under the company name.   12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 63
  64. 64. LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my contacts or companies I am following? 1. Click on “Your Name” appearing in the upper right area of your screen as shown below 2. Click on “Settings”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 64
  65. 65. LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my contacts or companies I am following? 3. Click on “Account” 4. Click on “Customize the updates you see on your home page”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 65
  66. 66. LinkedIn AdvancedHow can I instantly see jobs posted by my contacts or companies I am following? 5. Scroll down to “Jobs” 6. Make sure you have a check mark “√” next to “Jobs you may be interested in” 7. Click “Save Changes”   12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 66
  67. 67. LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn1. To search and apply for a job using LinkedIn, Click “Jobs” at the top of your home page.2. Select “Find Jobs”  12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 67
  68. 68. LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn3. In the box appearing under “Search for Jobs”, type a job Jobs” title, keyword or company name.4. Click on the “Advanced Search” tab to refine your search with more criteria.5. Click “Search”   12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 68
  69. 69. LinkedIn AdvancedApplying for a job on LinkedIn6. Click a job title to view details.7. Click the “Apply" button on the jobs page. The wording of this button may vary.*For some jobs youll be able to apply on LinkedIn and for others youll be routed to a companys website or job board to continue the process.12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 69
  70. 70. LinkedIn AdvancedSettings Email Preferences12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 70
  71. 71. LinkedIn AdvancedEmail Preferences Emails • Select the types of messages youre willing to receive • Set the frequency of emails • Select who can send you invitations • Set the frequency of group digest emails LinkedIn Communications • Turn on/off LinkedIn announcements • Turn on/off invitations to participate in research • Turn on/off partner InMail12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 71
  72. 72. LinkedIn AdvancedSettings Groups, Companies & Applications12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 72
  73. 73. LinkedIn AdvancedGroups, Companies & Applications Groups • Select your group display order » • View your groups » • Set the frequency of group digest emails • Turn on/off group invitations • Turn on/off notifications when joining groups Companies • View companies youre following »12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 73
  74. 74. LinkedIn AdvancedGroups, Companies & Applications Applications • View your applications » • Add applications » Privacy Controls • Turn on/off data sharing with 3rd party applications • Manage settings for LinkedIn plugins on third-party sites12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 74
  75. 75. LinkedIn AdvancedSettings Account12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 75
  76. 76. LinkedIn AdvancedAccount Privacy Controls • Manage Advertising Preferences Settings • Change your profile photo & visibility » • Show/hide profile photos of other members • Customize the updates you see on your home page • Select your language • Manage security settings12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 76
  77. 77. LinkedIn AdvancedAccount Email & Password • Add & change email addresses • Change password Helpful Links • Upgrade your account » • Close your account » • Get LinkedIn content in an RSS feed »12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 77
  78. 78. LinkedIn AdvancedFree Resources for Learning LinkedIn • LinkedIn Help Center http://help.LinkedIn.com/app/topics • LinkedIn Learning Center http://learn.LinkedIn.com/ • LinkedIn Tips http://davidebrown.blogspot.com/p/LinkedIn-tips.html • LinkedIn Training Resources http://learn.linkedin.com/training/12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 78
  79. 79. LinkedIn AdvancedFree Resources for Learning LinkedIn • PowerFormula http://www.powerformula.net/free/ • LinkedIn Training http://www.RockLinkedIn.com12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 79
  80. 80. LinkedIn AdvancedWrap Up Takeaways • PowerPoint Viewer • SlidesDownload Location https://www.box.com/s/9ep2y7n03qq57bso912g12/18/12 Plymouth Career Center 80
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