How to use LinkedIn to get a job


How to use LinkedIn to help you get a Job

Are you looking for a new job? Then you’ll know it’s tough out there at the moment.

What you need is an advantage over your competition.  There is no better place to get that advantage than the worlds No.1 Recruitment Website – LinkedIn.

LinkedIn is a network of over 700,000,000 people, with 30,000,000 in the UK and is the ideal online platform for you to get that interview! But you can only do this once you know how to use LinkedIn properly.


One of the keys to How to get a job on LinkedIn is to get the training you need to do so.  The biggest problem with LinkedIn is ‘you don’t know what you don’t know’.

This programme will provide you with everything you need to know to get a job on the worlds No.1 recruitment website.

Getting the basics in place

In the first section of the programme, we are going to look at getting the basics in place.

  • Defining your goals and objectives
  • Ensuring your profile stands out from others
  • Defining your target market.  Who would like you a job?
  • Growing your list of LinkedIn contacts

The what and where of LinkedIn

Once you have the basics in place, then the second step is to start the process of building relationships with the people who can give you the sort of job you want.

  • Getting people to know, like and trust you
  • Building relationships
  • Use of the LinkedIn Premium service
  • Using the other paid advertising
  • Positioning
  • In-mailing

Turning all this into a job

  • Who has visited your profile
  • Speaking to people
  • Personal in-mailing
  • Recruitment job hunting
  • Programme follow up