If you listen to the financial press, as a beginner you might be tempted to think that making money is about investing in the right stocks, rapid trading, spending countless hours glued to your computer and obsessing about what is happening in the markets. In reality, the secret to boosting your funds in the stock market lies in owning and holding securities and benefiting from their increase in value.
If you’re serious about finding a job in any professional career, you have to be on LinkedIn. Also, if you have a job but might be interested in a new job, the advice is the same.
Hopefully you’ve already heard this from others and you already have a profile. In that case do research on how to beef it up and get more prospective employers to find it.
If you haven’t heard this, or you’ve just been lazy about getting going, then get on there now and put up a profile!
Here’s some interesting information from a recent Fortune article on how LinkedIn will fire up your career.
Companies explain that LinkedIn is more effective at finding qualified candidates, but it’s also more cost effective as well since employers don’t have to pay a recruiter.
Now it’s time to get started!
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