According to the December 2013 Business Insider, “a full 94% of recruiters today use social media in their recruitment efforts.”
A fully-completed LinkedIn Profile is an essential tool for today’s job search, and a requirement for Job Seekers participating in the ABF Career Alliance. To assist you with creating an effective LinkedIn Profile and utilizing the full power of LinkedIn, we recommend you watch this LinkedIn 101 YouTube video. It came straight from the source—LinkedIn! It is a very thorough (one hour, but worth it!) explanation of all of the features and functionalities of your Profile and the LinkedIn professional network.