Tag Archives: career

Home »  Tag: career

Free LinkedIn 101 Presentation presented by Social Media 101, brought to you by Colorado Women in Social Media‘s Aimee Skillin & Rachel Moore.   Haven’t taken the leap into LinkedIn? Now is your chance! Join us for a FREE presentation of LinkedIn 101 for an overview of the basics and best practices of how to use LinkedIn for your goals. Need a new job? Looking to expand your network? How about publishing your own blogs on the top professional-use social media site? One hour of LinkedIn 101 will give you what you need to start with success. Bring your questions and be ready to leave with the tools you need to tackle the world with a stellar LinkedIn profile. For more information about Social Media 101, please visit our Facebook Group!

Nine out of 10 millennials I meet either aren’t on LinkedIn or aren’t on LinkedIn (they’re on but they don’t use it). Aren’t millennials all about social media? Not so much. If they are, they’re looking to be approached. Based on Social Media Week’s post on marketing to millennials, youngsters dig brands and want to see authenticity. Why not LinkedIn? For those of us who frequent LinkedIn, we can vouch for the marketing which takes place in the News Feed, Groups, Company Pages, Showcase Pages, and so on. The big miss for millennials is not realizing the networking power of LinkedIn to land their next gig. Said gig would then fund the same millennials with wages for which they could be free to succumb to marketing. And so the circle of life continues… Why Millennials Need LinkedIn Your dorm buddy can’t hire you – yet. Once you leave your campus with your […]