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How to Leverage LinkedIn

  • Time: 9:40 am – 10:25 am
  • Location: Preus Library - Hovde Lounge

Searching for an advanced degree program, internship, or job opportunity?  Make sure you put your best face forward online through successfully using LinkedIn, a professional social networking platform. This workshop goes beyond the basics of setting up a profile by offering tips and tricks to creating effective headlines and summaries that will get you noticed.

 We will also review best practices for connecting with others on LinkedIn, establishing a reputation in your field, and growing a smart network.

  • NOTE:  Please bring: a laptop or tablet, basic resume information, a professional photograph of yourself (in digital format) so that you can follow along with the various exercises.

Leaders:  Jennifer Rian and Brenda Ranum

(If you are unable to attend the 9:40 a.m. session, a second session offering same information will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Hovde Lounge, located in Preus Library) 


Questions? Contact Brenda Ranum, Career Center, 563-387-1025