I believe colleges should be teaching courses on LinkedIn and make them mandatory…for every student.
Why? Because sources like Jobvite.com estimate as high as 96% of recruiters search for and contact employers by using LinkedIn.
Today, LinkedIn and your resume go together like peanut butter and jelly – universally accepted as a good thing, a standard even. Yet, I still get asked all the time: Do I really need a profile on LinkedIn?
Here are 6 reasons why you should be on LinkedIn, and if you already are, why you should continuously update and optimize your profile…