Facebook v.s. LinkedIn• Your professional rolodex of contacts, friends, associates, and colleagues!• Share your professional interests, accomplishments, and latest work!• Connect with people who share your professional interests and goals!
LinkedIn Best Practices Keys to professional networking success
Your LinkedIn Profile• Complete and accurate proﬁle!• Keep ongoing list of internships, experiences, volunteer work, organizations and skills!• Ask for recommendations where appropriate!• Craft a relevant and professional headline!
Things to Do on LinkedIn• Connect with people you know or have interacted with!• Join professional LinkedIn groups !• Follow companies you like or are interested in working for!• Share and reply to status updates!
Things to Do Offline• Attend networking events, special lectures and other events on-campus!• Get involved in the local chamber of commerce and other community events!• Seek local volunteer, internship, and part-time job opportunities!• Join professional groups and organizations!