Have you ever heard the saying, "You will need to learn to sell yourself."
Most of us cringe when we hear the "S" word sales, however, LinkedIn has made it easy to go find your dream job. Allowing you to "sell" in the background and focus on being your own marketing department to rise above the noise.
Here are 5 tips and tools to help you get started.
1 - Create your own line profile, which becomes a living resume
2 - Link to those you know to understand who "they know"
3 - Use the search tools to research jobs within LinkedIn
4 - Research potential companies via your contacts to find referals inside the companies and get introduced to them to network.
5 - Use the "JobInsiderToolBar" while you navigate websites to see who you may know at the companies you want to work for as you are doing research.
These tips and tools will help get you started as you head down the path to go find your dream job. Go directly to the job seekers resorces with this posting for numerous other tips and tools offered by LinkedIn to help in your job hunt.
Nowadays, LinkedIn is practiced very well for getting a job.
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Fight on! Students!