LinkedIn made a number of big, well-publicized changes last year, like the complete revamp of groups and changing the messaging system from an email-based system to more like text messaging.
But before we close the book on 2015, here are some of the less-publicized additions and changes LinkedIn made last year and some simple tips to help you get hired this year…
If you are still putting off joining LinkedIn, or have an account but haven’t made LinkedIn part of your daily work routine, now is the time to dive in head first. After all, could 300 million people be wrong?
LinkedIn, however, isn’t foolproof. Mistakes are made – and care must be taken to make sure you are getting the most out of the world’s largest professional network….
Until that day when robots take over all of our jobs… business will still be conducted by people. Whether you are in a job search, want to stay up-to-date on your career skills, or are connecting for work-related reasons, networking is the most effective way to conduct business. Just how effective? In terms of finding a new job, for example, 46% of job seekers in a five-year study found a job through networking. The next most effective study result was Internet job boards… at only 25%. (Only 1% found a job through the newspaper). What makes an effective networker? What