Getting More From LinkedIn, And Other Job-Hunting Tips

The Talent Buzz shares some job-hunting advice, including how to use LinkedIn to your best advantage (add it to what we shared with you last week):

By all means create and fill out your profile on LinkedIn, “the” business social network. Make sure you fill out the experience sections for the last 2-3 positions. Please note that it may be hard for a recruiter to reach you on LinkedIn if you have a small network and do not participate in groups, and the recruiter does not have a paid LinkedIn account.

So build that network and don’t be shy. Other advice: Don’t rely on just one job board for posting your resume, and don’t ignore a would-be employer’s demands for “must-have” experience, as the more competitive market means employers can afford to be picky.

Read the full post here.