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* By Jeff Quandt

* Consists: * Professional experience * Education * Interests * Capabilities * Recommendations * Links



Title Photo

Location and industry

Profile box

* FREE through Jeff Beebe Photography * Willing to set up and take your photo digitally

(have a flash key or email address handy) here on Tuesday

* Need a group of 5 to hold a session and set up appt.

* List to sign up


2. Summary Should be personal and contain keywords and phrases for the job you are looking for. A good place to promote and brand yourself.

Specialties Short keywords of your skills and abilities.

3. Activity • • • • •

Updates Discussions Questions and answers Liking Sharing


4. Experience • List the past 15 years • Include descriptions that show how you benefited the company in that position. • Seek recommendations from former co-workers and friends

* Give to Receive * Try and get at least 4


* Former co-workers * From your email list, gmail, yahoo, hotmail, outlook, etc.

* Friends * Group discussions


Using your online email accounts

Using your email tool like Outlook

Entering email addresses

Find co-workers

People you may know through your connections Former classmates

* Groups in your targeted field of work * Groups that are job search related * Groups of interest * Adding useful content to discussions Helps add Connections

* Consider relocating? A way to find connections in other markets

* Follow other people


Find Groups

Group suggestions based on your Groups

* Suggested Jobs based on your profile * Locate job postings on LinkedIn * Save job searches * Connections help you infiltrate


LinkedIn Provides a list of Jobs that is based on your experience and current summary profile. Your Home page will also show a few of these jobs. For a more tailored job search use ADVANCED SEARCH

Advance Search Save Search

* Find answers to questions you may have? * Post questions related to your Job Search


Ask a Question

Questions from your network

Advance Search to search for an answer

* Follow Companies that you are interested in working

* Find people that work at companies, may lead to connections or hand-offs

* See new Job openings * See new hires


General information on the Company

Employees that are on LinkedIn

How you are Connected

* Search companies * Search jobs * Search people – connections * Answers * Groups


Use Advance Search to narrow results Search for:

* When you visit a LinkedIn profile you will be known and not anonymous

* Go to your privacy settings to make the change to Profile View


Home Page • Activity • People You may know • People that have viewed your Profile • Jobs • Applications • Etc.

* Help in anything you wanted to know about LinkedIn and Now can ask.


The Learning Center is found on any screen Navigation bar under MORE.

* By appointment during the week. Sessions held at CCC Atrium

* By appointment before or after Tuesday session * Call 415-5277, 953-2340 * Email * Send mail via LinkedIn (via group or connection)


10 Ways to Use LinkedIn for a Job Search  

A presentation by Jeff Quandt - On-Q Marketing Here are 10 ways you can use LinkedIn for a job search.

10 Ways to Use LinkedIn for a Job Search  

A presentation by Jeff Quandt - On-Q Marketing Here are 10 ways you can use LinkedIn for a job search.