LinkedIn Strategies - Tips to drive your LinkedIn Profile Job Search
Need to optimise your LinkedIn jobsearch? Here are 10 Tips!
Make your Profile 100% complete to place you higher up in LinkedIn's search results. To achieve this you will need at least three Recommendations from people in your network
Write lively, informative and engaging text - including professional experience and academic achievements - and integrate lots of searchable key words
2. First Impressions
Upload a professional head and shoulders photo. Ensure you can be found by setting your Profile listing to "Public", and make regular updates to freshen your information and optimise your search ranking
3. Professional Headline
Craft a forward-thinking, professional headline with a title that matches your objective. Include your unique value proposition and prime key words to optimise interest and to ensure that you show up in the search results
Craft a summary that show-cases not just your areas of expertise but differentiates you by providing a glimpse, an insight into your personality
Include the full URL address of your website(s)
Expand your network of contacts and establish your personal brand by joining and contributing to the Groups most relevant to your interests and career
Offer insights into topics under discussion - your knowledge can help to build your profile as an expert, and open up new job prospects
LinkedIn's Job Board is the perfect medium to find jobs - many of which are exclusive to LinkedIn and provide direct access to recruiters and employers.
You can research, assess and target Companies by geographical location and market sector
9. Access Job Vacancies
LinkedIn will advise if any of the companies have posted job vacancies on the Job Board
Research the Profiles of and make contact with the people in your Groups who are employed in your target companies - they can provide valuable insights o support your interview presentation and decision-making.
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