There are so many advantages of establishing an account on LinkedIn.com. If you are searching for a job in Houston, this method of searching for a new career should be added to your list of projects to accomplish.
Many people are still not aware of the different types of areas that you can use on LinkedIn. Here are a few tips to understand:
1. You can add a statement letting recruiters and hiring managers know in Houston that you are looking for work in a specific field.
2. By using your connections you can send emails letting those closest to you know you are searching for a new career. You can also keep a low profile if you are concerned about your employer finding out you are searching for a new job.
3. By using your network statistics on LinkedIn.com you can see how many people you have access to, as well as the industries and cities these contacts are located in.
4. You can join professional groups in Houston and network with people who are in your industry. For example, if you are in the oil and gas industry there are many groups in Houston to join.
5. By upgrading your account you may connect with hiring managers and recruiters.
6. Add recommendations from your former employers on your LinkedIn page and highlight your accomplishments.
7. Search and respond to job ads in Houston.
If you haven't joined LinkedIn.com you could be missing many career opportunities. For further information you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org located in Houston.