LinkedIn: Where's Your Profile?

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A short and basic guide to our thinking about setting up and using your LinkedIn profile.

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LinkedIn: Where's Your Profile?

  1. 1. Where’s Your Profile?<br />some thoughts from<br />
  2. 2. Got a great job that’s all going well? <br />
  3. 3. The time to start networking is now.<br />
  4. 4. You might be wondering how.<br />
  5. 5. Are social networks worth the effort?<br />
  6. 6. Would you appreciate having access to people who will help you in the future?<br />
  7. 7. Start building your network today, <br />when you least need it.<br />
  8. 8. Just five minutes a day can be enough.<br />
  9. 9. Creating your own basic profilewill <br />take about fifteenminutes.<br />
  10. 10. Invite the people that you talk to daily to connect with you.<br />
  11. 11. Recommendations on your profile will show others your value.<br />
  12. 12. Recruiters often contact people with acompellingprofile.<br />
  13. 13. Show me what you look like and let me see you’re real.<br />
  14. 14. Share who you are, what you do, and add your motivation.<br />
  15. 15. Share your story, taking me beyond your resume and into your journey.<br />
  16. 16. Be open and encourage people to connect: opportunity needs a door.<br />
  17. 17. Quick updates will help people to connect to you as an individual.<br />
  18. 18. People follow those who share their successes and their failures.<br />
  19. 19. Genuine and positive sharing will keep you in other people’s minds.<br />
  20. 20. Are social networks worth the effort?<br />
  21. 21. Would you appreciate having access to people who will help you in the future?<br />
  22. 22. Start building your network today, <br />when you least need it.<br />
  23. 23. Thank you for your time.<br />these thoughts were from<br />
  24. 24. Jobswot is a trading name of Newton Stanley Next Steps Ltd. The Jobswot.com logo and Jobswot are property of Newton Stanley Next Steps Ltd © 2010.<br />LinkedIn & the LinkedIn logo are trademarks of LinkedIn Corporation © 2010 and used without permission. No challenge is intended.<br />

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