Archive for February, 2017
As recruiters, we spend a lot of time on LinkedIn. The platform makes it easy to find potential candidates by searching for people with specific skill sets within a designated area, and it’s a tool on which we rely for providing the most up-to-date info on candidate’s current jobs and locations. While LinkedIn’s profile creator coaches new users on how to fill in each section of their profile, it can be helpful to know how to optimize your profile so you can get found and get connected with those who will boost your career. I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite tips on curating a LinkedIn profile that will best serve you throughout your career.
Happy Friday, Career Talk!
Our CEO, Jill Herrin, recently shared an article on twitter that is pretty informative.
This student has offers her 7 tips for nailing interviews. Jessica is a Computer Science major at Harvard, and was offered internships across a wide breadth of industries, from finance to IT to trading.
What I find most interesting about her interview prep strategy is just that–the strategy of it. It does’t matter who the interview is with or what position it’s for–there are ways to successfully prepare and interview for any job.