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Your LinkedIn Profile - Your Virtual Resume: Books & eBooks about LinkedIn
NYPL resources to keep your LinkedIn profile up-to-date.
This section includes lists of books and ebooks that concentrate on LinkedIn. Please keep in mind that the titles under the heading Books are circulating physical copies in print (paper format). This means that you can borrow these books from the library by searching the NYPL Catalog (Encore Catalog). Request the books by placing them on HOLD and then picking them up at any of the NYPL locations. The titles under the heading eBooks are from NYPL's Overdrive Catalog or NYPL's YourCloudLibraryin several digital formats. Check each ebook title to find out in which digital format it is available. To view the book and ebook description display, hover over the info icon (i).
LinkedIn for Dummies by Joel EladBrand yourself like a pro on LinkedIn LinkedIn multiplies what you know by the power of who you know to deliver the number one social platform for business professionals and new job seekers. LinkedIn For Dummies shows LinkedIn newcomers the best ways to discover new opportunities, enhance their personal brand, network with other professionals, and give an exponential boost to their career. Consider this book a passport to help you connect more successfully with many of LinkedIn's 660+ million members in over 200 countries, as well as an expert guide to the platform's tools and features and the proven tactics that get you noticed. In this friendly, all-access introduction to the LinkedIn scene, entrepreneurship guru Joel Elad clues you in on the essentials. Get the latest insight on how to create an attractive profile that will make employers give you a second glance as well as techniques for making useful connections across the globe. In no time at all you'll also be right at home with the profile user interface and getting busy with adding content, searching for career opportunities, and, if you're looking to hire for your company, recruiting top candidates. Build your personal brand and market it Sell yourself by highlighting skills, awards, and endorsements Get connected with LinkedIn groups Manage and make introductions via InMail Relationships matter: LinkedIn For Dummies gives you the online social skills to turn six degrees of separation into the colleagues, mentors, and friends who will transform your career--and your life.
Call Number: 650.1302 E
Publication Date: 2021-04-20
LinkedIn Profile Optimization for Dummies by Donna SerdulaGive your LinkedIn profile the makeover it deserves--and get the attention you deserve Look at your profile: you know it could be a little better. Too many LinkedIn users are just posting a basic resume and hoping for the offers to come flooding in, missing out on the incredible opportunity the platform offers to properly showcase their talents, products, and services to 610 million professionals in over 200 countries. LinkedIn is way more than a resume tool--to display your professional past and present--it's also your career future and personal brand. Used to its fullest extent, it helps you demonstrate the unique value and culture you provide, the skills and aspirations that make you different, to get the outcomes you truly want. But how's it done? Profile branding expert Donna Serdula pioneered the concept of LinkedIn Profile Optimization and through her Website, LinkedIn-Makever.com, has helped over 5000 professionals use LinkedIn to achieve increased success. In this guide she applies that experience to help you use all of LinkedIn's capabilities to meet your goals, whether they be job search, reputation management, or sales--including how to: Create a memorable, successful profile Optimize personal keywords Showcase your experience, accomplishments, and unique value Use LinkedIn features to grow your network and more You never get a second chance to make a first impression--and people are Googling you right now: Get a fresh online look and get results!
Call Number: 650.1302 S
Publication Date: 2020-04-21
Expert Resumes & LinkedIn Profiles for Managers and Executives, 4th Edition by Enelow, Wendy S.Note
Includes a gallery of executive career documents written by top professional resume writers around the world.
pt. 1. Resume writing, strategy, and formats -- pt. 2. Sample resumes for managers and executives -- pt. 3. LinkedIn profile strategies and formats.
"200+ pages of senior-level resume and profile samples targeted to management and executive careers--from front-line to CEO!"--Cover.
Call Number: 650.142 E
Publication Date: 2020
The LinkedIn Manual for Rookies by Debbie McCormickDebbie McCormick takes this multi-layered social platform and breaks it down into easily understood, bite-sized chunks so you can start using Linkedln to your business advantage. Those who master these basic features and go on to learn the advanced techniques of Social Selling and lead generation will see their businesses flourish with closer client relationships, filled sales pipelines, happy clients, and an even happier bottom line
Call Number: E-Book
Publication Date: 2016-09-14
LinkedIn for Personal Branding by Sandra LongYour online presence matters more than ever in today's global workplace. Professionals are logging-in to LinkedIn in record numbers, so your profile needs to represent you in the best possible light before and after a meeting or interview. LinkedIn For Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the leading strategic guidebook that most uniquely connects personal branding to the LinkedIn platform. Long's book provides a comprehensive view of personal branding using LinkedIn's profile, content sharing, and thought leadership capabilities. Additionally, Long has assembled a useful set of "How To" advice links that are available on a companion website. The website provides many resource pages and links related to each chapter. LinkedIn for Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the ONLY LinkedIn book available that will do all of this for the reader: - Provide an integrated personal branding and LinkedIn strategy needed for today's professionals - in a Full Color book. - Provide additional "how to" elements in a companion website so you can click over to see detailed instructions and keep updated. - Provide dozens of examples and case studies from real LinkedIn users. - Provide several "personas" and other prompts to help you write the best possible summary. LinkedIn For Personal Branding will help you to: - Select and prioritize the best personal brand attributes for you, your career and business. - Be considered for more strategic assignments and business opportunities. - Create an authentic, personal, and impressive profile that demonstrates expertise without appearing to brag. - Consider all the ways you can demonstrate your personal brand -both offline and online- and how they work together. - Be found online > increase the likelihood of being contacted by recruiters and sales prospects. - Select the most memorable words, images, skills, and links. - Learn best practices for each profile section ( and also see real examples). - Write the most strategic and impactful headline and summary. - Give and receive more endorsements and recommendations. - Become a thought leader. - Find and Share content with your network . - Blog using the LinkedIn Publisher functionality. - Leverage LinkedIn Groups and Company pages. - Measure your progress. - And much more. This book is perfect for anyone interested in developing their personal brand using LinkedIn to propel their career or business opportunities.