LinkedIn Profile – 5 things you can do

careers-service-colour-for-webThe University of Edinburgh Careers Service are running a number of sessions (online and on-campus) which focus on ‘creating an effective online presence using LinkedIn’. For details of the events/workshops please look at

The following five areas are key for creating an effective online presence on LinkedIn (more detail can be found in the Creating an effective online presence on LinkedIn SLIDES – pdf)

  1. Improve your profilequote from a student
  2. Collect recommendations and endorsements
  3. Grow your network
  4. Use professional groups
  5. Use the UoE alumni tool

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