9 minutes can change anything! linkedin

Download 9 minutes can change anything! LinkedIn

Post on 13-May-2015



Self Improvement

0 download

Embed Size (px)


Want to find new and unique career and business opportunities? Want to be as much as visible and searchable on LinkedIn and search engines as possible? Willing to promote your personal and professional brand? Passion to have connections that you could not find with traditional ways? This is a MUST VIEW presentation for you! This is a journey on LinkedIn walking you through LinkedIn latest facts, figures and benefits, optimising your profile, generating content and growing your connection with some easy and quick tips and secrets. 9 minutes a day can change anything! --------------------------------------------- Let's Connect: http://www.linkedin.com/in/navidsaadati


  • 1.9 Minutes Can Change Anything! Navid Saadati Marketing Technologist 13/12/2012

2. Agenda- Whos using LinkedIn? Latest global and Australian stats and figures- Why LinkedIn? The job seeking and personal branding benefits forindividuals- How to optimise your LinkedIn profile- How to grow your LinkedIn connections- How to generate regular content on your LinkedIn profile- Video | 9 Minutes can change anything 3. LinkedIn - A Quick JourneyView the interactive presentation 4. Why LinkedIn Key Benefits1. Presence on biggest professional social 8. Make yourself be perceived as network with 181 million members an expert2. Increase your personal and9. Word of mouth publicity professional brand 10. Getting recommendations3. Identifying and connecting to the right people11. Finding the right groups4. Receiving introductions and referrals 12. Picking up job opportunities5. Discovering information and trends13. Make your interview go smoother6. Maintaining relationships 14. Ask for advice7. Visibility on search engines and15. Show your updated resume to the social media spaceworld 16. Six degrees of separation 5. Demystifying Social MediaIdentity RelationshipsActivitiesStatus, Friends, Family &Social UtilitySocial Gaming &Colleagues PhotoSharingPublicFans & Real Time CommunicationsFollowers Micro-bloggingProfessional Colleagues & Professional Identity,NetworkBusiness Contacts Connections & Insights 5 6. How to optimise your LinkedIn profile 7. LinkedIn Optimisation Checklist Add a professional photo Write a great headline Include your official job title Write a professional summary Optimise your work experience with right keywords Complete your profile (Education, publications, certifications and etc.) Add your skills Complete contact details Add website(s) & Twitter links toyour profile Personalise your Public URL Ask for recommendation Get endorsed 8. Add a professional photo Checklist: Professional Personable Positive Current Close up (Shoulder-up) No kids, pets, busy backgrounds Flattering lighting 9. Optimise your Headline and Job Summary Checklist : Accurate Grammatically correct (titles should be begin with a capital) Be mindful of acronyms that are specific to CSC, so aim for clarity Use CSC not Computer Sciences Corporation (new global guidelines). 10. Optimise your Work ExperienceChecklist: Accurate First-person Active not passivelanguage Use the InvertedPyramid approach(newsiest/important itemfirst, second-newsiest/important secondand so on) Search EngineOptimisation worthykeywords Highlight outcomes andachievements Use sub-headings to breakdown big chunks of textsand direct the reader 11. Add your skillsChecklist: Accurate First-person Active not passive language Use the Inverted Pyramidapproach (newsiest/important itemfirst, second-newsiest/importantsecond and so on) Search Engine Optimisationworthy keywords Highlight outcomes andachievements Use sub-headings to break downbig chunks of texts and direct thereader The limit is 50 skills 12. Complete your profile 13. Add website(s), Social media or Blog links to your profile 14. Complete contact details 15. Personalise your public URL 16. Ask for recommendation 17. Endorse other skills 18. Take your resume to the next visual level Easily signup to these two websiteswith your LinkedIn profile and revamp your resume Build richer resume with one click: Zerply.com Visualize your resume in one click: vizualize.me 19. Grow your Connections Staff Accountant Head of Finance Northern EuropeVP Sales Rep Junior Engineer Associate Mechanical Engineer IT Security Manager Associate 20. Grow your Connections Invite Co-Workers from past and present companies Invite classmates from present and past schools and universities Invite business and personal Contacts Importing your outlook address book or webmail address book Invite group members from groups that you belong to Invite other people in your network to connect after finding themon an advanced search Invite LIONs that you find through advanced searches Join groups for Open Networkers Post content to groups / open groups / sub groups Use Facebook Send the personalised invitation to connect 21. How to generate regular content on your LinkedIn profile 22. How to generate regular content on your LinkedIn profile - Share content of your connections - Like shared content It appears on your activity status - Copy and paste content from the different online and social sources - Work with news aggregators on your mobile phone - Sign up to Google alerts with the right keywords and share relevant content - Join Twitter and use its potential - Follow 80% - 20% rule (Share more third-party insights and what your connections want to see) 23. 2 hours/week content generation formula 2. Register | Set your LinkedIn account (or Twitter or Facebook) | Schedule post timing Get your sharing email1. Download news aggregators mobile apps 3. Share news and articles via buffer email2 hours/week 24. 9 Minutes Can Change Anything View the video 25. Happy LinkedIn and all the best Navid Saadati