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How to Use Linkedin as a Scientist - 21 May

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Workshop I was asked to host on using Linkedin as as scientist for my colleagues at WageningenUR on 21 May. We talked about social media in the research cycle and what we loved (&hated) about Linkedin

Workshop I was asked to host on using Linkedin as as scientist for my colleagues at WageningenUR on 21 May. We talked about social media in the research cycle and what we loved (&hated) about Linkedin

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  • 1. Social networking for ScientistsHow to use LinkedIn as a scientistMarjolein Pijnappels, Alterra, WageningenURGroup Earth System Science and Climate Change
  • 2. marjolein
  • 3. Science & the research cycle
  • 4. Why I’m not in love with Linkedin Not a ‘network feel’ Pushy (wannabe) contacts Confusing
  • 5. Why I’m not in love with Linkedin Not a ‘network feel’ Pushy (wannabe) contacts Confusing
  • 6. Why I’m not in love with Linkedin Not a ‘network feel’ Pushy (wannabe) contacts Confusing
  • 7. Why I still use Linkedin Biggest professional networking site Cooperation with colleagues internationally Sharing events & attracting larger crowd Branding myself: source of all my publications and achievements Find experts Discussion & sharing
  • 8. Linkedin profile for scientists•  Choose a good recent photo you use for all your professional public profiles (we@wur, projects, Linkedin, twitter)•  Choose a good headline•  Choose a short url•  Basic ‘resume’ tips: –  Tell who you are, what you do, what you have to offer –  Be to the point –  Use key words•  Set your email settings•  Ask for recommendations•  Make regular status updates•  Add applications•  Join groups & discuss
  • 9. Cooperation
  • 10. Share events
  • 11. Brand yourself
  • 12. Find experts Skills 1nd & 2nd degree
  • 13. Discussion & sharing
  • 14. Choosing the right group Screen for theme: does it fit you? Can you take something from the group and contribute as well? Group members: isare those the people you want to share with (i.e. fellow scientists, policy makers, consultants)? Active: is the group active or was the last discussion a workshop announcement four months ago?
  • 15. Common Linkedin fears I don’t want to share my personal things What if I make a stupid comment in a group EVERYONE can see FOREVER? What if person X (who I do not want to be associated with) invites me to be a friend?
  • 16. Starting your own Linkedin Group Share & discuss Building the network ClimateNL
  • 17. Starting your own Linkedin Group Useful Active Personal
  • 18. Alternative: Research Gate Love the look & feel But too few colleagues on it
  • 19. Find me onlineEmail: marjolein.pijnappels@wur.nlLinkedin: http://nl.linkedin.com/in/pijnappelsTwitter: http://twitter.com/studiolakmoesVisualizations: http://www.studiolakmoes.nlWetenschapper 2.0: http://wetenschapper20.wordpress.com/Documents: https://speakerdeck.com/u/studiolakmoes
  • 20. Links om klaar te zettenProfile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/edit?trk=hb_tab_pro_topClimateNL Grouphttp://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=2463031&trk=hb_side_gEventhttp://linkd.in/t5TV0LApplicationshttp://www.linkedin.com/static? key=application_directory&trk=hb_side_appsRobbert Dijkgraaf http://nl.linkedin.com/in/robbertdijkgraafSkills http://www.linkedin.com/skills/skill/Knowledge_Transfer? trk=skills-hp-search

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