Learn how to use LinkedIn to further your career

LinkedIn for Jobseekers

4.5
1 opinion
  • Mary Thomas was the woman in charge of helping us figure out how to get the most out of LinkedIn in some extremely straightforward, yet successful ways. Maybe worth stopping for a moment to talk with her. Would truly suggest you spend a bit with Mary, it's well beneficial.
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Short course

Online

£ 30 + VAT

Description

  • Typology

    Short course

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Methodology

    Online

  • Class hours

    4h

  • Duration

    3 Months

  • Start

    Different dates available

  • Online campus

    Yes

  • Support service

    Yes

Description

The course is designed for those who are looking for a new position and wish to make use of LinkedIn to find their ideal job.

This E-learning course will ensure your LinkedIn profile reflects your personal brand and you know how to make use of LinkedIn to expand your network, build your credibility, research and engage with future employers.

Please note that this course is not government funded.

Important information

Documents

  • LinkedIn for JobSeekers 1.18 interactive.pdf

Facilities

Location

Starts

Online

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

Learning Object 1 - Finding a job - Understanding your personal brand - What is LinkedIn? Learning Object 2 - Joining LinkedIn - Keywords for LinkedIn profile - Completing an individual profile - Profile security Learning Object 3 - Who to connect with - Finding contacts - Engaging with contacts - Deciding who can see your connections - LinkedIn Education Pages - Status updates - Using groups - Using LinkedIn for research - Who can see when you look at their profile? - Using the jobs section of LinkedIn - Measuring your use of LinkedIn - Finding a job

The LinkedIn for Jobseekers course is designed specifically for anyone looking to use LinkedIn to expand your network and build relationships with potential employers.

Online course which can be accessed via mobile devices and PC's with an internet connection.

You will learn how to understand your personal brand and you will have represented your personal brand in a complete and optimised LinkedIn profile.

On receiving your request, one of the Concise Training trainers will email you to explain everything about the course, including payment options and how to immediately get started.

Questions & Answers

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We will only publish your name and question

Opinions

4.5
  • Mary Thomas was the woman in charge of helping us figure out how to get the most out of LinkedIn in some extremely straightforward, yet successful ways. Maybe worth stopping for a moment to talk with her. Would truly suggest you spend a bit with Mary, it's well beneficial.
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4.4
fantastic

Course rating

Recommended

Centre rating

Peter

4.5
10/02/2016
What I would highlight: Mary Thomas was the woman in charge of helping us figure out how to get the most out of LinkedIn in some extremely straightforward, yet successful ways. Maybe worth stopping for a moment to talk with her. Would truly suggest you spend a bit with Mary, it's well beneficial.
What could be improved: Everything was good.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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Subjects

  • Marketing
  • Employability
  • Social Media
  • Networking
  • Job Recruitment
  • Branding
  • Brand Management
  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Communication Skills
  • Writing
  • Writing Skills

Teachers and trainers (2)

Diane Dawson

Diane Dawson

Social Media / Digital Marketing Trainer / Assessor

Di is a trusted partner of Concise Training and also owns DawsonLoane, the City & Guilds centre used. Di has huge experience in e-learning as well as particular interest in the use of video and images in digital marketing as well as the increasing use of mobile marketing.

Mary Thomas

Mary Thomas

Social Media / Digital Marketing Trainer / Assessor

Mary established the first accredited Social Media qualification – the ITQ in Social Media – in 2011 for people to learn how to use Social Media properly and to have a qualification to provide integrity. Author of 'Social Media Made Simple'. In 2011 / 12, Mary worked with City & Guilds to launch a new Social Media diploma – launched in May 2012. During 2012, Mary worked with The Digital Youth Academy to create the learning materials for the Social Digital Apprenticeship. She is a qualified trainer and IT professional and has a knack for making complex subjects sound straight forward.

Course programme

Learning Object 1
 Finding a job
 Understanding your personal brand
 What is LinkedIn?

Learning Object 2
 Joining LinkedIn
 Keywords for LinkedIn Profiles
 Completing an Individual Profile
  • Headline and Picture
  • Summary
  • Experience
  • Contact Information
  • Skills and recommendations
  • Optional sections
 Profile Security

Learning Object 3
 Who to connect with
 Finding contacts
 Engaging with contacts
 Deciding who can see your connections
 Using Groups
 Using LinkedIn for research
 Who can see when you look at their profile
 Using the Jobs section of LinkedIn
 Measuring your use of LinkedIn

Additional information

Please note that this course is not government funded.

Includes support from the author of the UK's leading City and Guilds Social Media Qualification.

LinkedIn for Jobseekers

£ 30 + VAT