LinkedIn for Job Seekers

You might have a dream that a recruiter calls you with the perfect job lead. It's a whole lot more likely if you have a great LinkedIn presence! LinkedIn is a miracle of modern technology and the best friend a job seeker ever had. It is officially the world's largest professional network. Whether you have 5 connections or 500+, you will find this course inspiring and practical. Through exercises explained during class, you will discover how to find the right job on LinkedIn, post your resume, research companies, and more. Even more important, we will cover tricks to "get found" by recruiters, based on simple changes you can make to your profile.

This course was formerly titled LinkedIn Secrets to Get a Job Fast.

Class attendees also receive a certificate worth $350 for a free, 30-minute Career Strategy Session by telephone.

Course Outline

Just a few of the topics we will cover: • How to create a LinkedIn Profile that attracts recruiters • Why joining groups can rapidly expand your visibility • How to quickly and purposefully build your contacts • How to use updates to promote yourself • How to find jobs on LinkedIn

Course Materials

Bring $5 to class for the workbook. The instructor has her own books available for sale in class for $5-$15. You may wish to bring cash, check or credit card to buy additional materials. Bring your laptop or tablet computer so that you can login and fully participate.


"Ms. Jewell engaged all of the class. We each had different needs and she gave real-life examples that helped make the class more relevant. I enjoyed that everyone participated and we learned from each other, as well." - spring 2018 student Renee F 

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