Rochester NY Stake Employment Center

October 24, 2011

How To Connect With An Employer Via Linkedin

Filed under: Social Media — Larry @ 9:31 am

http://msn.careerbuilder.com/Article/MSN-2689-Job-Search-How-to-connect-with-an-employer-via-Linked-In/?SiteId=cbmsnhp42689&sc_extcmp=JS_2689_home1&gt1=23000

There are some useful guidelines in this article about to help you use LinkedIn effectively to connect with potential employers. The points they address in the article are:

When reaching out to your contacts:

·   Don’t be shy

·   Don’t be needy

·   Take it off-line

When making introduction requests:

·   Let your contact know it’s coming

·   Make a good first impression

When researching companies

·   Find the hiring manager

·   Look at whom they hire

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: