Six Blunders That Kill College Grads' Job Searches
6) Neglecting LinkedIn--Despite being a wizard with other social media, Gary paid little attention to LinkedIn. He had a skeleton profile and hadn't learned to use it to make connections. Denise had done better, but still wasn't tapping the full potential of LinkedIn.
The two were excited to find that properly approaching people they knew, and expanding their networks to key people they didn't know, soon opened up interesting possibilities. It took a lot of work, but Denise and Gary both found great jobs and are making the investment in college payoff.
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