Northern NJ Professionals in Transition

Monday, July 22, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maplewood Public Library - 1688 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ  07040

How to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job
Speaker: Alex Freund

This presentation is for everyone who might, at some point in time, find themselves looking for a new position.

It will provide tips on how to best structure & design a LinkedIn profile for maximum impact and will also provide tips on the best ways to utilize your LinkedIn contacts so that you might network with hiring managers and recruiters to gain access to the job you desire.

During this session, you will:
  • Understand the importance of keywords to manage your profile and attract Human Resources and recruiters.
  • Learn tips on how to determine which keywords are the most important for your unique job search.
  • See best practice techniques for networking your way into a conversation with hiring managers.
With LinkedIn gaining even more popularity by hiring companies, it is important for candidates to have an understanding of how to best use this job search tool to their advantage. This presentation addresses a multitude of tips and can help any candidate improve pre-interview networking techniques by using LinkedIn.