LinkedIn is the best professional networking site in India and across the globe. Few facts about LinkedIn India can be stated as it’s user base crosses 24 million, IT and services, financial services, telecom, computer software and pharmaceuticals are the top recruiters and TCS, IBM, Accenture, HP and Infosys are the top companies that members followed! So if you thought LinkedIn is not working in India then probably you need to rethink again!
SO I do suggest as an Indian professional you need to know how to make the most of LinkedIn and so here are few tips for the Indian professionals to make the most of it.
#1 How to make a Pro – Profile
- Use a professional profile picture
- Make your profile public
- Link your other accounts too, show off your work!
- Use your professional name
- Keep description short and concise
- Make a custom URL
#2 Use Relevant keywords
Keywords help to structure your profile, hence make them as relevant to your profile as you can!
#3 Try Endorsements
Endorse others and ask for their endorsements too, your profile looks more reliable!
#4 LinkedIn Groups
Groups are great option for networking! Start making conversations in LinkedIn groups, make a point, interact, show off your intellect!
#5 Be active
Just by being active you can keep a track of relevant things. Post something or other relevant to your area of work!
#6 Go premium
By going premium your account visibility just expands with speed of light!
These are just few tips which can help you polish your LinkedIn profile! DO share any other aspect which you think is important and left out from above points!