LinkedIn is a social network that gives you easy access to professionals and alumni and allows you to showcase your experience and skills through an online profile that employers can search. Over 94% of employers across all industries are using LinkedIn to evaluate candidates. Not only do you want to be a part of this professional network, but you also want to be active and engaged with a strong profile in order to stand out to companies. Use the following resources to learn more and to help you build your LinkedIn profile:
In the Career Development Center we can review your LinkedIn profile and offer feedback to better market your skills and experience. We can also instruct you on how to use LinkedIn and answer any questions that you may have about networking andinformational interviewing.
For additional tips on social media use and resources, check out the personal branding page.