How to Use LinkedIn to Land a Job

TLDR Learn how to effectively use LinkedIn to connect with professionals in your target company and increase your chances of landing a job.

Key insights

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    Connecting with professionals in your target company on LinkedIn can significantly increase your chances of landing a job.
  • 🔍
    Running a blank search on LinkedIn and using filters like author, company, and job title can help you identify active professionals in your target company.
  • 📝
    Identifying authors with 'recruiter' in their job title, 'I'm hiring' cover image, or those who recently started a new role at the company can be beneficial for job seekers.

Q&A

  • How can connecting with professionals in your target company on LinkedIn benefit job seekers?

    Connecting with professionals in your target company can provide insights, networking opportunities, and increase your chances of getting noticed and hired.

  • What are some effective filters to use when running a blank search on LinkedIn?

    Filters like author, company, and job title can be effective in identifying active professionals in your target company.

  • Why is it beneficial to identify authors with specific job titles, cover images, or recent role changes on LinkedIn?

    Identifying authors with 'recruiter' in their job title, 'I'm hiring' cover image, or those who recently started a new role at the company can provide direct opportunities for job seekers.

Timestamped Summary

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    Running a blank search on LinkedIn and using filters to identify active professionals in your target company.
  • 📝
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    Scanning through the posts to identify authors with specific job titles, cover images, or recent role changes.
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This article is a YouTube summary of the video "Simple Job Search Trick for #LinkedIn" by Jeff Su.