Short presentation about how grads to be can leverage LinedIn to improve their career prospects.
Text of LinkedIn for College Grads
1. For College GradsChris Burdge bWEST InteractiveChris Burdge 250.508.7761 www.bwest.ca
2. Credentials Online marketing since 1994 Using LinkedIn since March 23, 2005 McCann Erikson, Publicis, Cove-Ito (Japan) Founded bWEST July 2009 Co-founded Social Media Camp 2010 3. Top 4 reasons to use Linkedin1. Manage your professional identity2. Demonstrate expertise3. Networking / Connections4. Look for opportunities 4. Ways to use LinkedInChris Burdge 250.508.7761 www.bwest.ca 5. What can you do1.Create a professional Profile2.Add Connections3.Get / Give Recommendations4.Groups connect & engage 6. What can you do5. Increase your visibility6. Scope out the competition7. Apps: blog, slideshare8. Research prospective employers 7. Top 5 mistakes1.Not displaying a photo2.Profile not completed3.Not listing websites4.Not claiming personal URL5.Inappropriate connections 8. When connecting 9. Questions ? Chris Burdge 250.508.7761 www.bwest.ca