Searching for Jobs is an excerpt from, LinkedIn Essentials - 3+ hours of step-by-step video instruction with Patrice-Anne Rutledge: http://www.quepublishing.com/store/linkedin-essentials-que-video-9780133829167
LinkedIn Essentials offers professionals a complete guide to using LinkedIn for business that’s presented in a user-friendly, easy-to-follow style. These videos will also offer advice on how to move beyond a basic profile with a few contacts to develop a true online network that generates maximum results in the least time.
In this video training, Patrice starts by introducing basic LinkedIn concepts and networking strategy. She then shows you how to create a stellar, multimedia profile that captures the attention of potential employers, clients, and prospects. From here, you discover how to develop a strategic network of contacts and make the most of LinkedIn’s communication tools such as status updates, messages, introductions, and InMail. If you’re a job seeker, you can discover how to search for jobs, employers, and recruiters as well as maximize the potential of recommendations and endorsements. If you’re using LinkedIn to grow your own business, you can explore the many ways a LinkedIn Company Page can attract potential clients. Finally, you move on to LinkedIn’s other powerful features including LinkedIn groups, LinkedIn Pulse, LinkedIn Ads, and more.
Patrice-Anne Rutledge is a business technology author whose books include My LinkedIn, WordPress on Demand, and Using Facebook, all from Pearson Education. She is a long-time LinkedIn member and social networking advocate who uses LinkedIn to develop her business, find clients, recruit staff, and more. Patrice is also the founder and principal of Pacific Ridge Media, a boutique social media agency that offers consulting and training for clients worldwide. She is frequently quoted in major media outlets around the world, including CNN, Inc., Fox News, ABC News, MSN, AOL, Orange County Register, ZDNet, USAA, CareerBuilder, and more.
You Learn How To
Leverage the vast LinkedIn network, with hundreds of millions of members worldwide
Create your LinkedIn account, explore the LinkedIn site, and get started fast
Define your goals and create a profile that helps you achieve them
Enhance your profile with multimedia content including images, audio, video, and documents
Connect with people you know–and people you need to know
Make the most of LinkedIn Messages, InMail™, and Introductions
Systematically build your professional brand
Find new jobs, consulting opportunities, and clients
Optimize and streamline the way you manage contacts
· Request, provide, manage, and revise professional recommendations
Use endorsements to demonstrate your expertise
Customize your LinkedIn home page to view the content that’s most relevant to you
Use LinkedIn Groups for networking, research, and marketing
Extend the power of LinkedIn with external tools
Access LinkedIn from mobile devices
Use LinkedIn to recruit the world’s best talent
Decide whether to upgrade to a LinkedIn premium account
Promote your firm with an outstanding LinkedIn Company Page
Drive maximum value from LinkedIn Ads and Sponsored Updates
Who Should Take This Course
· Professionals seeking online networking opportunities, including both current LinkedIn members as well as new members. These include job seekers, entrepreneurs, and sales professionals.
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