Tag Archive: LinkedIn


Avoid these mistakes during the job search process


Check out Miriam Salpeter’s 10 Scary Mistakes Job Seekers Make for 10 things to absolutely avoid during the job search process. Especially relevant is Salpeter’s 8th point, which cautions job seekers from shying away from tapping into social media. Having revolutionized the job search process, social media has narrowed the gap between job hunters and employers and …

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In Case You Missed Last Week’s LinkedIn Workshop


Here’s a great video on how to get started in LinkedIn (and why you may want to create an account if you haven’t done so already). http://learn.linkedin.com/students/step-1/  

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Career Tip: Craft a Creative LinkedIn Profile Headline


Career Tip: Craft a Creative LinkedIn Profile Headline By Jesse Wingate, Assistant Director, Dartmouth College Career Services Two weeks ago, our office facilitated a workshop for students that addressed the benefits of using LinkedIn.com as a professional networking tool. That being said, if you do not already have a LinkedIn profile, now is the time …

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Career Tip: An Affair with LinkedIn!


Feeling lonely and fed up with your job or internship search? Maybe you should consider having a love affair with LinkedIn! Job and internship searching takes much time, patience, and commitment. To be effective, it’s useful to be creative and strategic with your search; LinkedIn is a great example. About 120 million people now use …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~careerblog/2011/11/career-tip-an-affair-with-linkedin/