In a world based on “who you know”, LinkedIn is a perfect place to start generating an impressive list of who you know and more importantly, who you want to know.
LinkedIn is the hub for business networking with 100 million users in over 200 countries with an additional 1 million users joining weekly. Those are impressive stats for anyone looking to interact and make business connects. Let’s explore the four important “Find’s” LinkedIn has to offer subscribers….FREE!!
– Find Business Contacts- Connect with people. Find business associates, current and former colleagues, customers, alumni, etc. to invite to your LinkedIn network.
– Find a Job – Linkedin provides subscribers the ability to search for jobs by using random criteria, looking through one’s connects, allowing employers to seek out candidates, and by expanding your network organically.
– Find potential clients- It’s important to make sure you have a fully completed profile with clear content, since potential clients will want to know about you professionally, and join or start groups based on your interests.
-Find and create Groups – a LinkedIn group is the ideal place to manage a professional community. It helps to build contacts, provides a platform for building business goals and generating interest in your business. Be sure to invite key business figures and make them contacts to further and develop professionally.
Now you have a better understanding about how LinkedIn works and what it can do for you, give it a try and transform the list of people you want to know into a list of people you do know.