Leveraging LinkedIn

These resources will help you understand how to utilize the world’s largest professional networking site.

Webinar: Leveraging LinkedIn

Watch the recording of our Leveraging LinkedIn webinar from March 2017 featuring alumnus Clifford Wessel, BA’89, integral coach with 02yellow Inc. In order to watch this recording, you may need to install Adobe Connect add-ons.


A personal LinkedIn profile by itself is not enough. These resources will help you understand how to utilize the world’s largest professional networking site to increase your visibility, make more connections and stand out in a crowded workforce. What’s the first step in leveraging LinkedIn? Find fellow alumni by visiting the UCalgary LinkedIn page and clicking the “See alumni” button. If you haven’t already, you can follow us while you’re there.


Helpful Articles

Get insider tips from your fellow alumni on how best to utilize LinkedIn.

 

Articles by alumnus Clifford Wessel, BA’89, integral coach, 02yellow Inc.

LinkedIn 101: From Beginner to All-Star in 8 Easy Steps!

LinkedIn 201: Profile Optimization and Branding

LinkedIn 301: Becoming an Active Member

 

Articles by alumna Michelle Cook, BA’96, career and education counsellor, Calgary Career Counselling

Looking for a Job? Why You Should Create an All-Star LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn Don’ts: Are You Making These 5 Mistakes?

 

Additional Resources

Here are additional resources to help you leverage LinkedIn.

LinkedIn resources

Searching on LinkedIn

Using Boolean Search on LinkedIn

 

Alberta Learning Information Service (ALIS) resources

Using Social Media for Job Search