This is the 3rd in a series of three blogs looking at how to use social media in your job search. In this one we’ll look at LinkedIn.
LinkedIn as a job search tool
In can be argued that LinkedIn is not really social media because its emphasis is business as opposed to social links that you find in Facebook and Twitter. However, it is all about networking – knowing people and being known by people. And importantly, the right people.
LinkedIn will help those searching within a professional career. We’re talking about a big reach…
- Over 238 Million professional world-wide
- 3 million+ company profiles
- Executives from every Fortune 500 firm
- 64% outside the U.S.
- 200+ countries