What Impact Has LinkedIn Had on UK Recruitment?

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Big congratulations to LinkedIn for racking up no less than 15 million users in the UK, this is a 50 percent increase from 10 million members in September 2012. UK employers from online fashion retailer Net-A-Porter to builders’ merchant Travis Perkins all use LinkedIn’s Talent Solutions products to identify and recruit great talent. They join more […]

How to Recruit Grads and Alumni with LinkedIn University Pages

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LinkedIn is expanding their relevance to new demographics day by day. Most recently they launched their University Pages alongside allowing students from the age of 13 and older to make use of the LinkedIn Platform. This is all part of its goal to entice prospective graduates and students in the tremendous career benefits in using […]

How to Turn Your LinkedIn Profile into a Career Video

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The good news: recruiters use LinkedIn to find candidates for jobs. The bad news: there are 260 million LinkedIn profiles out there, making it rather difficult to stand out. Here’s a solution: new tool Resu-ME transforms  your LinkedIn profile into a compelling career video complete with a voice-over and a handy infographic – in just […]

How LinkedIn Can Aid Your Job Search [SLIDES]

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Here’s a summary of the deck I used at a lecture at ESCP Europe Business School here in London the other day. Takeaways: LinkedIn has 238 million professional users worldwide The UK has 14 million users, placing the country 4th after the US, India and Brazil London is the number one city sending traffic to […]

Why and How to Use LinkedIn Groups [VIDEO]

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Right so you have a good LinkedIn profile, you have connected to a few people but you’re looking to get more out of LinkedIn. What should you do? One obvious place to start is checking out the groups section, which is essentially discussion forums hosted on LinkedIn. Stats Groups aren’t new to LinkedIn, in fact […]