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Top 5 LinkedIn Job Seeking Tips

Find your dream job in 2015 with these data-backed tips that have been proven to work. Learn more: http://blog.linkedin.com/2015/01/29/jobseeking-tips/

Top 5 LinkedIn Job Seeking Tips

  1. 1. Land Your Dream Job in 2015 The Top 5 LinkedIn Job Seeking Tips
  2. 2. Be ready when opportunity comes knocking. A complete profile will make you more likely to receive opportunities through LinkedIn. Increase Your Profile Views… by adding your two most recent work positions12x by listing your skills13x by including a photo14x
  3. 3. 30% of job applications are submitted within the first three days a job is posted. Applicants who apply to a job within the first three days are 13% more likely to land the position. Don’t leave your job search just because you’ve left your desk. 30% 13%
  4. 4. VP’s and Partners in the US who were newly hired from March to August 2014 showed some common trends in their LinkedIn activity in the three months prior to their new jobs. 80% were sending connection requests 50% were participating in groups 40% were engaging on LinkedIn via shares, likes, and comments Take some cues from the higher-ups. 80% 50% 40%
  5. 5. 45% were endorsing their connections 65% were sending connection requests Nurture your professional relationships. When looking at the pool of all new US hires from March to August 2014, approximately 83% were using LinkedIn in the three months prior to their job changes. 65% 45%
  6. 6. Unlock your competitive edge. larger listing in search results Featured applicant status that positions any application you submit on LinkedIn at the top of the list for that posting 2x If you really want to up the competitive ante, consider a Job Search Premium subscription. Upgrade nowUpgrade nowUpgrade now

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