Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

DATABASE HELP GUIDES: LinkedIn: Getting Started

Academic OneFile, CINAHL, Culturegrams, EBSCO, Films on Demand, OVID, Vocational Biographies & more

LinkedIn is your dynamic online RESUME and professional networking directory.

• Professional head-shot of you
• Headline: Who you are professionally
• Resume:
– Professional highlights (if looking for employment, include the type of positions you are seeking)
– Specialties, volunteer activities, internships and extracurricular activities

LinkedIn Learning provides PROOF of practice to employers and other professionals. 

Keep it professional:

  • LinkedIn is for professional content & context only.
  • Build first. Then, share your profile.
  • Proper grammar and spelling is required
  • Before you post: Imagine seeing your LinkedIn post on a billboard on your way to work. 
  • Keep your profile updated
  • Avoid negativity
chat loading...

About UsContact UsFVTC Terms of ServiceSitemap
FVTC Privacy StatementFVTC Library Services Accessibility Statement

Fox Valley Technical College • Library Services • 1825 N. Bluemound Drive • Room G113
Appleton, WI 54912-2277 • United States • (920) 735-5653
© 2019 Fox Valley Technical College All Rights Reserved.

The https://library.fvtc.edu/ pages are hosted by SpringShare. Springshare Privacy Policy.