LinkedIn is a social media that almost all adults have in order to connect with others. It is important that people looking for jobs set up LinkedIns and make sure their profiles look impressive, and this will give them one major advantage: career growth.
After you set up a LinkedIn, you have access to connect with potential future employers and those who work for companies you’re interested in. This will help get your name out to important people who can help you get ahead in your desired career. You can reach out to current employees of companies you’re interested in working for and even ask for advice on how you can stand out and increase your chances of getting hired.
The main benefit of LinkedIn is that it will help you network! Even if you are not going to work for a particular business, connect with people who hold high positions of power or who can help you get where you want to be. Mutual connections can give you so many job opportunities!
LinkedIn also helps with career growth because it gives you a wide job board. Based on what you put on your profile, you will see several options for jobs you can apply for and people you can reach out to (you don’t have to do all the research by yourself). You will also not always be the one reaching out – there are employers that will reach out to you and offer you interviews, and potentially job positions.
In conclusion, there’s a reason why LinkedIn is so common and used by almost all working adults – it’s effective in growing your career! This is why it is essential to set your account up correctly and fill it out with information that will help you stand out to employers (who, if you play your cards right, could end up being your bosses). Take classes at E&S Academy to enhance your knowledge and help with your career growth!