6 Reasons Why You Should Use LinkedIn
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A guide for professionals fresh out of college
1) Its where the recruiters are
96%of recruiters use to seek outpotential jobcandidates.
2) Its easier to stand out
of users are 18-29 years old, making it the 2nd smallest demographic on the platform... and the easiest place for you to be found. 31%30-49
3) It unlocks learning opportunities
On you can follow companies and join groups.
Seek out companies and groups that align with your
professional goals, thenexplore their
posts and content.
4) It recommends jobs for you
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will suggest jobs to users based on skills and experience listed in their profiles. You can set up email alerts or utilize their free mobile app to see jobs fit for you.
5) It expands your network
Its easy for college students and grads to find and network with
their classmates. Dont forget: alumni can be an excellent resource
for career advice.
6) It helps you map out your career
offers users a sneak peek into the career paths of
others. Find someone with the job you want, look at their
trajectory and be inspired!
SourcesJobvite Job Seeker Nation Study 2014http://web.jobvite.com/rs/jobvite/images/2014%20Job%20-Seeker%20Survey.pdf
Pew Research Center Social Media Update 2014http://www.pewinternet.org/2015/01/09/demograph-ics-of-key-social-networking-platforms-2/