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<ul><li>Connecting the Dots </li></ul><ul><li>Recommendations </li></ul><ul><li>Questions & Answers </li></ul><ul><li>Grou...
 
 
 
http://jobsearch.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=jobsearch&cdn=careers&tm=11&gps=76_360_1020_588&f=10&su=p284...
<ul><li>http://jobsearch.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=jobsearch&cdn=careers&tm=11&gps=76_360_1020_588&f=10...
I would like to meet Ansley’s friend Roxanne
 
 
 
<ul><li>Connected to a job or education you have listed on your profile </li></ul><ul><li>Can request from one of your lev...
 
 
 
<ul><li>Share your expertise </li></ul><ul><li>Rated as an expert </li></ul><ul><li>Get business questions answered </li><...
 
 
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>There are a few open networking groups </li></ul><ul><ul><li>TopLinked.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LION </li></...
<ul><li>Enrich your profile </li></ul><ul><li>Share additional information in a creative way </li></ul><ul><li>Ideas </li>...
 
<ul><li>Update Your Profile </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A complete, updated profile helps recruiters find you with opportunities...
<ul><li>Basic Search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keyword, location </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Advanced Search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>http:// jobsearch.about.com/od/networking/a/linkedin.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.askdavetaylor.com/what_are_b...
 
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Job Searching With LinkedIn

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LI can be your virtual resume. Learn a few tips on how to use this platform in your job search.

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  1. 1. Tami Norris Northwest State Community College
  2. 2. <ul><li>Connecting the Dots </li></ul><ul><li>Recommendations </li></ul><ul><li>Questions & Answers </li></ul><ul><li>Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Promotion through Applications </li></ul>
  3. 6. http://jobsearch.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=jobsearch&cdn=careers&tm=11&gps=76_360_1020_588&f=10&su=p284.9.336.ip_p554.12.336.ip_&tt=2&bt=0&bts=0&zu=http%3A//blog.guykawasaki.com/2007/01/linkedin_profil.html
  4. 7. <ul><li>http://jobsearch.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=jobsearch&cdn=careers&tm=11&gps=76_360_1020_588&f=10&su=p284.9.336.ip_p554.12.336.ip_&tt=2&bt=0&bts=0&zu=http%3A//blog.guykawasaki.com/2007/01/linkedin_profil.html </li></ul>
  5. 8. I would like to meet Ansley’s friend Roxanne
  6. 12. <ul><li>Connected to a job or education you have listed on your profile </li></ul><ul><li>Can request from one of your level 1 connections </li></ul><ul><li>Givers gain philosophy…easier to get recommendations if you give them </li></ul>
  7. 16. <ul><li>Share your expertise </li></ul><ul><li>Rated as an expert </li></ul><ul><li>Get business questions answered </li></ul>
  8. 23. <ul><li>There are a few open networking groups </li></ul><ul><ul><li>TopLinked.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LION </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OpenNetworker.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Way to connect with hundreds of people quickly </li></ul><ul><li>Must accept all connection requests and follow other rules </li></ul>
  9. 24. <ul><li>Enrich your profile </li></ul><ul><li>Share additional information in a creative way </li></ul><ul><li>Ideas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>File sharing (resume, sample of your work) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Presentation sharing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reading list </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog updates </li></ul></ul>
  10. 26. <ul><li>Update Your Profile </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A complete, updated profile helps recruiters find you with opportunities. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Get Recommendations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your profile represents you so make sure you put your best foot forward. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Add Connections </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your chances of getting any job are much better when you know someone at the company. </li></ul></ul>
  11. 27. <ul><li>Basic Search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Keyword, location </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Advanced Search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Experience Level: Limit your search only to jobs that require a certain level of experience. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Search jobs posted: Limit your search only to jobs posted within a certain period of time. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Job Title: Limit your searches to particular job titles only. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Company: Limit your searches to jobs at a particular company. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Job Function: Limit your searches to jobs with one or more primary job functions. Use ctrl-click on Windows, or cmd-click on the Macintosh to select more than one industry at a time. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Industry: Limit your searches to jobs in one or more primary industries. Use ctrl-click on Windows, or cmd-click on the Macintosh to select more than one industry at a time. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 28. <ul><li>http:// jobsearch.about.com/od/networking/a/linkedin.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.askdavetaylor.com/what_are_best_practices_for_a_linkedin_job_search.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.spinstrategy.com/2009/03/linkedin-job-search-groups-after-you-join-.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/32387292/ns/business-careers/ </li></ul>

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