Most recruiters use LinkedIn to source and vet job candidates. Jobs are posted on LinkedIn. Networking happens around the clock on LinkedIn. If you’re not using LinkedIn as part of your job search and professional development strategy, you’re missing out on opportunities. Check out these articles for “how to LinkedIn.”
How to write a LinkedIn profile
LinkedIn Profile Writing Guide – Simply setting up a LinkedIn account isn’t enough. Fill out your entire profile top-to-bottom. Need some direction? This guide walks you through all the most important sections.
12 Impactful LinkedIn Headline Examples from Real People – A default LinkedIn headline is a missed opportunity. Here are some reasons why your headline is important, tips on how to write a good one, and examples from real LinkedIn users.
How to Write a LinkedIn Summary: Examples and Tips – The summary section gives you a ton of room to tell your story, sell your ideas, and strengthen your profile. If you’re not sure what to write about, this article lays out a few approaches and provides more real examples of effective LinkedIn summaries.
How to Add Special Characters to Your LinkedIn Profile (and Why You Shouldn’t!) – Have you seen people using special characters on their profile and are wondering how to get that same look? Here’s how to do it, and how to do it without looking completely unprofessional.
Jobscan LinkedIn Optimization: A Complete Guide – Jobscan’s LinkedIn Optimization tool can help you fill out your profile and attract more recruiters. This guide walks you through the process.
How to use LinkedIn
Reach Out: How to Connect with Someone on LinkedIn – Having a LinkedIn profile is hardly worth it if you don’t expand your network. This guide shows you how to reach out to people on LinkedIn and how to add a thoughtful note to your connection invitation.
How to Close and Delete Your LinkedIn Account – If you have duplicate profiles or LinkedIn just isn’t for you, this article shows you how to shut it down.
How to find a job on LinkedIn
5 Different Ways to Job Search on LinkedIn – The job board is only one of the ways to look for a job on LinkedIn. Check out how to leverage these additional methods in your job search.
Note to Recruiters on LinkedIn: What, Why, and How for Job Seekers – What do recruiters want to see in that “Note to Recruiters” section under your Career Interests? They want hard information, not a sales pitch.
The Only Way Recruiters Will Find You on LinkedIn – Attracting recruiters is a great way to expedite your job search. This article walks you through how LinkedIn Recruiter search actually works and how to improve your chances of being found.
LinkedIn Easy Apply: What Employers See When You Apply on LinkedIn – You’d be surprised how much information an employer gets when you submit a job application through Easy Apply. This article gives you an inside look so that you can become the ultimate candidate.
How to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job: A Great Profile Is Not Enough – You’ve got a great profile. Now what? Guest author Bob McIntosh explains how to get the most of your profile by building and interacting with your network.