Women Need to Up Their Game on LinkedIn: 5 Dos For Online Networking
Women seriously need to improve their online networking savvy. A survey by LinkedIn found that men are overall better at networking online than their female counterparts. The data was gauged by how many men versus women were using LinkedIn and how many connections men had compared to women on the professional networking website.
As job hunting shifts to the online space, it's vital to know how to best position yourself online and network on the web. Not doing so will mean losing out on career opportunities, and facing a harder uphill battle when competing against male job seekers for desirable jobs.
To get started on workin' your web contacts, read these five dos from Krista Canfield, the senior PR manager for LinkedIn:
- Do add a photo to your LinkedIn profile. If you add a photo you're seven times more likely to have people view your profile. Adding a photo is also important if you're reaching out to