use LinkedIn effectively

  1. Complete your profile.
  2. Contact and connect.
  3. Start talking.
  4. Give and receive recommendations and endorsements.
  5. Use LinkedIn Groups.
  6. Produce engaging content.
  7. Find new hires – and new opportunities.
  8. Boost your organization's profile.
  9. Observe professional etiquette.


New member
  • Make your headline about something other than your job title.
  • Transform your summary into a story.
  • Make a declaration of war on buzzwords.
  • Expand your network.
  • Make a list of relevant skills.