In the past couple of years, LinkedIn’s truly become a job hunter’s go-to social media platform (sorry, Instagram). In fact, Muse writer Alex Honeysett says, “If you’re looking to build your personal brand—and, I'd argue, if you want to be taken seriously in the professional arena—you must be on LinkedIn.”
It’s become a great way to get noticed in your field without having to be out networking every night. Really, recruiters spend a lot of time on there searching for the next best fit for their companies. But the question is: How can you ensure you’ll get noticed? After all, there are millions of people using it.
This video provides five easy tips you can use to get people to click through to your profile—and who knows? The advice here may just get you your next job.
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Abby works in health education and prevention at a university in Washington, DC. When she’s not trying to make the world a healthier place, you can find her taking selfies with her cat (Mildred Meow Meow), hunting down the city's best grilled cheese, or zipping through the city on her bike, named Libby. Say hi on Twitter.More from this Author