Time to launch the career you want – using LinkedIn

A Careers Consultant colleague of mine has over 200 LinkedIn connection requests from students in her inbox while she decides what to do with them.  The delay is because, contrary to what LinkedIn recommends, most of the requests arrived without a personalised introduction – a short note explaining why the student thought the connection might … More Time to launch the career you want – using LinkedIn

Degree over? Job search just beginning? How LinkedIn can help you have success in the job market

If you’ve just finished your degree and started your job hunt you may be unaware of how LinkedIn can help you in your search for jobs. A world away from the likes of Facebook, LinkedIn is a professional online social networking tool. Creating and maintaining an online profile on this site can help you market … More Degree over? Job search just beginning? How LinkedIn can help you have success in the job market

Find employers in the industry you are interested in: how to make the most of LinkedIn

Almost everything has gone digital and that includes networking. Attending events and meeting employers in person is still a great way to make connections and find out possible job vacancies; but, when you’re not out and about you can have your online profile doing all the this on your behalf. But you’ll have to put … More Find employers in the industry you are interested in: how to make the most of LinkedIn

Navigating LinkedIn with Grace, Poise and Productivity

LinkedIn is a great resource for networking, finding information & job hunting. You have the world at your fingertips thanks to the internet and its power is near limitless. If you know how to use it. Job seeking on LinkedIn can be more intimidating than traditional processes. Gone are the days of skipping to the … More Navigating LinkedIn with Grace, Poise and Productivity