LinkedIn & Handshake Profiles
LinkedIn is a powerful professional social networking site that connects 133+ million users just in the United States. Research shows that over 93% of recruiters use LinkedIn to search for candidates. And 87% of recruiters find LinkedIn the most effective platform for vetting job candidates. As an aspiring professional, it is the ideal virtual space to build your community and advance your career.
LinkedIn & Handshake profiles are also like your digital CVs. They allow you to expand the content of your resume and to present your professional brand. Use the following Career Services resources to build your professional digital footprint on LinkedIn and Handshake.
*This module is required for the badged ASPIRE & INSPIRE Programs. To complete the requirement, you can attend the LinkedIn Lab live workshop (in-person or via Zoom) or complete the LinkedIn Lab Online Guide.