Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Looking for a job? Try Linked .. and this golden ten tips

Are you looking for work? Are you looking for partnerships work? Are you looking for an upgrade? Has become a common ground for LinkedIn professionals around the world, location is the most important tools for recruiting and search for skills and social networking for business purposes, but, like other tools, not be effective if not used properly.
It has become a site for professional social Linked to connect more than 300 million users around the world, and despite the fact that the site does not support Arabic language yet, but there are millions of Arab users, as announced last year that the number of users in Saudi Arabia alone exceeds million users.
According to a report published jobvite.com site in February of this year, 94 percent of specialists in employment using LinkedIn, while not used by only 36 percent of those looking for work in the United States.
Here are ten tips for using LinkedIn to look for work and to highlight your account for the largest number of recruitment firms:
1. Complete the mobilization of your 100 percent
The account is not fully reflecting the lack of seriousness to the job seeker, so be sure to have your full 100 percent, to include the image of a complete list of thy testimonies and experiences and achievements with links that your grandmother. Make sure that the account reflects the latest information. Cited specific examples and models of your successes, and never have formed associations and professional relationships, according to the trained professional advises Dyna Marie, Her site DaynaMarieCoaching.com.
2. Put the basic keywords for yourself in the foreground
The employers conduct searches to find potential employees, and the more important words for competencies in the foreground whenever elevated your search results, according to the stresses Brenda Bernstein, editor site TheEssayExpert.com, and author of the book "How to create an active account on Linked In and 18 error should be avoided ".
To determine the best keywords Bernstein advises to "revise and review your skills job offers that consider yourself eligible. Ask yourself: Which of these skills are the most sought after job offers? Used in the foreground. "
If you are currently employed and looking for another job, there is no need to put information in your search for work, according to Bernstein advises. She adds, "just completed your account as if you are successful in your current job and want to expand the areas of professional acquaintance."
As for the style, prefers to talk about yourself conscientiously speaker, so the account will be smoother and more intimate.
3. Make sure your image to be professional
According to the same site LinkedIn, the prospect of watching your account by employers 40 times higher if your account contains the image. But that's sure to be a professional in the work environment, and to avoid self-images (Sylvie) or spontaneous images that may be published in other social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, as the site for a professional site LinkedIn, and the picture needs a thousand words.
4. took advantage of the ability to save searches
LinkedIn allows users to search for jobs for free and save 10 searches for job postings in addition to the three searches for people. Saved and can refer to it on a regular basis, as you can receive e-mail alerts weekly or monthly for jobs that fit your experience.
5. ask for recommendations from colleagues and current and former directors
Try to get the 10 recommendations of the recommendations, at least from colleagues or managers know well, according to Mary advises, these certificates reflect the strong professional relationships. In order to get them, you have your recommendations to them, this would encourage them to give back.
6. Complete the skills section and get endorsements
Fill in the skills section to get endorsements endorsement. According to Bernstein uses many of the specialists in employment driven accounts to search for skills, and conducting searches according to the number of ratifications of the skills they are looking for. Contrary to the recommendations of ratifications to provide not only requires clicking on the button next to endorse skills. If you ratify the skills of others, it would encourage them to give back.
7. participated in the groups related to the field of business
LinkedIn is the social network where specialists in different professions to exchange experiences and discuss issues. And reflects the groups participating in the Groups interest in the development of yourself in your field. So Mary advises publish useful links and comment on the posts of others and add value your opinions as much as possible, as this shows your eagerness to stay abreast of the issues related to Pt_khassk.
8. point to your personal interests and your activities volunteer
"Refer to your activities volunteer reflect the humanitarian side, and talk about your hobbies and personal interests, including exotic arts and sports, etc. make you yourself personally and bring you closer to the reader," according confirms Joshua Waldman, author of the e-book "How does not look bad on Linked" How Not to Suck at LinkedIn and the book "The Search for a job through social media" Job Searching With Social Media.
This, asserts that revenue Waldman important volunteer activities for recent graduates who have no work experience, they reflect the willingness of the initiative and Okhalaqt professional.
9. Let your visible Odv years and the largest number of people
Unlike other social networks that address the personal side, the professional life should not be a secret, so keep the account is visible to all, according to what is recommended Waldman.
The relations on Linked professional relationships are impeccable, so try adding a larger number of coworkers or study in addition to the ex-Madra├║k, friends and business partners, it will expand to a wider network of social areas.
You can explore who they are on Linked from friends by Import Contacts tool which adds their accounts via the address book in your email.
10. established a link on Linked carries your name
Instead of your link carries figures strange characters, you can establish a link with your name and you can put it on your resume and business cards, as will become your capable of Search better not only on the site Linked but through other search engines, according to what confirms Waldman.
This can be done by clicking on the Customize your public profile URL through Public Profile Settings option.
This video explains how to set up an account on the site effectively Linked:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BMPoYosybY
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