Beginner LinkedIn

Online Via Zoom

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network on the internet and a part of the “hidden job market.” Job seekers can use LinkedIn to showcase their employability skills; search for and apply to work opportunities, and connect with important people in their industry. This workshop will walk you through the process of creating an effective LinkedIn profile that will help you to grow your professional network and attract attention from recruiters. In addition, this workshop will teach you how to manage your online presence while also sharing some strategies for staying safe online.

** Participants are not required to have any experience with LinkedIn for this workshop **


What will you learn? 

LinkedIn Mastery will teach you how to manage your personal brand via LinkedIn and how to effectively use LinkedIn as a job search and networking tool. The following topics will be covered in this workshop: 

·        Creating a LinkedIn account

·        Choosing a professional headline and photo

·        Developing a recruiter-friendly profile

·        Understanding Endorsements

·        Building your network

·        Applying for jobs on LinkedIn

·        Avoiding job scams 

After completing the workshop, participants will be able to: 

·        Develop a professional-looking LinkedIn profile

·        Know how to apply to jobs via LinkedIn

·        Feel confident networking online with other people

·        Identify strategies for recognizing job scams and remaining safe online