Did you know former U.S. President Barack Obama once joked during a TV press conference that he would join LinkedIn to help him land a job after his term was up!
Today’s tips and challenge is about doing just that.
Barack was on the right track. LinkedIn is a powerful professional network worthwhile tapping into if you aren’t already, that has the potential to build your professional profile, connect you with the right people and help search for roles.
But don’t stop your networking efforts there. The next step and today’s challenge and tips for increasing the success of your job search are focused on building a professional network (both online and offline) because you never know who in your network is holding the key to your next opportunity, or could introduce you to the person who does.
Our top tips for leveraging your network during your job search are:
Tomorrow’s challenge will focus on putting your network to use in your job search, so stay tuned! Missed a day’s challenge? You can check back in on them here.