Your digital presence is more important than you might think. You can take advantage of our digital world in ways that will benefit your career and if you do, your chances for expanding your network and securing the job and future you want increase.
Your digital presence is your opportunity to be more visible to prospective employers, to showcase your skills, to know and understand what is going on in the labour market and it also provides lots of opportunities to expand your network. The question is...how do you do it?
What is LinkedIn and why should you use it?
Simply put LinkedIn is a professional social network. It looks and feels like other social media platforms but how and why you use it is very different.
LinkedIn is about building connections and putting your best personal brand forward. It is a great way to stay connected and to keep abreast of what is happening in the sectors that interest you.
You can create your profile in a few minutes at LinkedIn.com and these guides will help you get started: