Archives for March 2014

How To Use LinkedIn: Advice From A Recruiter

Job seekers, recruiter Bruce Hurwitz has advice on how to use LinkedIn: Focus on keywords and make your availability clear! He explains, “I use LinkedIn to find candidates. I do a search in the geographic area of my client, filtering by industry, and I send a message through LinkedIn to everyone in my network who […]

How To Use LinkedIn: Patricia Nixon

When Patricia Nixon was laid off in 2008 from her consulting position as a Business Analyst for the NYC Mayor’s Office, she decided that since she loves to write, her first priority was to write. She began writing everywhere. While reading discussions on LinkedIn, she realized that most discussions posted there weren’t really discussions at […]