4 Ways to Use LinkedIn for Networking

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By: Mike Stafford, Sr. Consultant and Managing Partner

I’ve polled hundreds of clients who had recently landed a job and asked them – “What one thing was MOST important to your success”.  The overwhelming majority said …because I knew someone on the inside”.

LinkedIn is the “INSIDE” for professional career networking!

Many of us know the painful sting of being laid off from a company for various reasons. Whether it’s downsizing, mergers and acquisitions, or meeting the dividends for the stock holders – sometimes companies have to lay people off.

So how can you ensure you stand out in the sea of millions of other applicants, besides having a stellar resume on file with CEG Partners? And how do you find quality employees if you’re currently hiring?

You go FISH.

More precisely – you go network on LinkedIn.

If you’re looking for a job or a client without a proven process, it’s like trying to drive from Little Rock, AR to Destin, FL the first time without a map.

Here is a proven 4-step process to help you network using LinkedIn: Read more 4 Ways to Use LinkedIn for Networking