As most job seekers have heard often: You need to be on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a networking website that allows job seekers, employers, and employees to connect based on relevant work history and interests. Now more than ever, LinkedIn has become an essential tool for job seekers looking for work. Making a LinkedIn profile is the first step, but it won't help your job search if you don't know how to utilize your LinkedIn profile properly. And with so many out there right now competing for jobs, how can you grab the attention of potential employers and recruiters?
LinkedIn Made Easy: From Confusing to Conquered in 60 Minutes Workshop
Join SJPL Works for the LinkedIn Made Easy: From Confusing to Conquered in 60 Minutes workshop in order to learn how to create a LinkedIn profile that will help you stand out. This free virtual workshop offers an intensive yet entertaining hour of instruction that will provide important basics of a LinkedIn profile section by section from:
- Cover Image/Headshots
- About section
- Experience section
- Recommendations and Interests section
Participants will also learn how to create a custom profile link, best practices for connecting with others, and an innovative method for finding employment through LinkedIn. The workshop will conclude with a Q&A segment.
Date: Every 1st Tuesday of the Month (March-May) - 4:00-5:00 PM
Registration is required.
Here are some select books about LinkedIn available at San Jose Public Library: