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Up and Running with LinkedIn
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Up and Running with LinkedIn

with Brad Batesole

Video: Welcome

I'm Brad Batesole, and welcome to Up and Running with LinkedIn. Whether you're job hunting or a seasoned professional, it's never too late to establish and grow your professional online presence. With LinkedIn, you can identify job opportunities, recruit leads, and establish a broad network of professionals. I'll be walking you through setting up a profile, joining and establishing groups, finding jobs, and harnessing the power of search to accomplish your networking objectives. Let's get started!
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  1. 35s
    1. Welcome
      35s
  2. 9m 38s
    1. What is LinkedIn?
      1m 40s
    2. Setting up a new LinkedIn profile
      3m 44s
    3. Exploring the LinkedIn interface
      1m 47s
    4. The new LinkedIn profile for premium members
      2m 27s
  3. 23m 11s
    1. What makes a profile great?
      2m 3s
    2. Adding basic information
      4m 42s
    3. Adding work experience
      3m 10s
    4. Adding education entries
      2m 45s
    5. Using the Skills & Endorsement section
      3m 16s
    6. Including additional sections
      1m 43s
    7. Uploading work samples
      2m 37s
    8. Managing your public profile
      2m 55s
  4. 12m 48s
    1. Finding contacts and adding them to your network
      3m 44s
    2. Syncing, importing, and searching for contacts
      2m 16s
    3. Interacting with your connections
      2m 47s
    4. Sending messages vs. using InMail
      4m 1s
  5. 19m 4s
    1. Beginning to network with other members
      2m 20s
    2. Sharing status updates
      3m 13s
    3. Sharing content from around the web
      2m 9s
    4. Asking for recommendations on LinkedIn
      4m 30s
    5. Providing recommendations
      2m 20s
    6. Publishing and receiving endorsements
      1m 44s
    7. Following and interacting with companies
      2m 48s
  6. 12m 52s
    1. Searching for jobs on LinkedIn
      6m 4s
    2. Exporting your LinkedIn profile as a resume
      1m 5s
    3. Finding recommended jobs
      2m 4s
    4. Premium job-search functions
      3m 39s
  7. 19m 38s
    1. What are LinkedIn groups?
      1m 34s
    2. Finding groups to join
      2m 59s
    3. Interacting with groups
      5m 39s
    4. Starting and growing a group
      5m 28s
    5. Sending announcements to group members
      2m 25s
    6. Leaving or deleting groups
      1m 33s
  8. 13m 37s
    1. What is LinkedIn Pulse?
      3m 7s
    2. Using the Who's Viewed Your Profile feature
      6m 9s
    3. Using the People You May Know section
      1m 40s
    4. Getting the most out of LinkedIn search
      2m 41s
  9. 6m 47s
    1. Managing account settings
      2m 10s
    2. Premium account advantages
      3m 19s
    3. Closing your account permanently
      1m 18s
  10. 9m 30s
    1. Features of using LinkedIn with Apple OS X Mavericks
      2m 47s
    2. Using the LinkedIn mobile app
      4m 9s
    3. Syncing Twitter with your LinkedIn profile
      2m 34s
  11. 46s
    1. Next steps
      46s

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Up and Running with LinkedIn
2h 8m Beginner May 01, 2014 Updated Jun 11, 2014

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Whether you're looking for a job or just want to connect with other people in your industry, LinkedIn is the place to be. Brad Batesole teaches you how to build a LinkedIn profile that promotes you and your accomplishments, and identify job opportunities, recruit leads, and establish a network with other professionals. Plus, learn how to join and create groups, share content you think will engage your network, and harness the power of search.

Topics include:
  • What makes a LinkedIn profile stand out?
  • Adding work experience and education to your profile
  • Finding and adding contacts
  • Sending messages
  • Sharing status updates and content from the web
  • Asking for, and providing, recommendations
  • Interacting with companies
  • Finding a job on LinkedIn
  • Starting and growing a group
  • Managing your account
Subjects:
Business Social Networks Career Development Social Media Marketing
Software:
LinkedIn
Author:
Brad Batesole

Welcome

I'm Brad Batesole, and welcome to Up and Running with LinkedIn. Whether you're job hunting or a seasoned professional, it's never too late to establish and grow your professional online presence. With LinkedIn, you can identify job opportunities, recruit leads, and establish a broad network of professionals. I'll be walking you through setting up a profile, joining and establishing groups, finding jobs, and harnessing the power of search to accomplish your networking objectives. Let's get started!

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