Top 10 Tips to Boost and Optimise your LINKEDIN Profile to Find JOBS
Rotaract Club of Mumbai Nariman Point in association with Rotaract Club of Bombay Hills South , Rotaract Club of RJ College and Rotaract Club of Lokhandwala organised ABC TALKS: a webinar on “Top 10 Tips to Boost and Optimise your LinkedIn Profile to find jobs".
The talk was given by Mr. G.S.Kumar who is the Founder and Career Consultant at www.gskumar.com. He has worked with 800+ Managers, Directors, VPs and C-level executives and has nearly 16+ years of experience in LinkedIn SEO and career consultation. He is a recruiter turned career consultant and holds an MBA in Human Resources. Before founding www.gskumar.com in 2016, Mr. Kumar was a Deputy Manager – Talent Acquisition for Manipal Global Education Pvt Ltd., Bangalore. He is also a member of the National Human Resource Welfare Association (NHRWA) and his main skills include Leadership Hiring, Career coaching , Infographic Resumes, LinkedIn SEO and Branding.
This talk targeted an audience between the age of 18 - 25 who wanted to understand the importance of a LinkedIn profile and how to make the most of their profile to attract top recruiters. Mr.Kumar discussed the following 6 main points in the talk:
5 Reasons why Students/Job Seekers should make a LinkedIn Profile
How to Make a LinkedIn Profile and mistakes to avoid
How to use LinkedIn to network
How to optimise your LinkedIn profile and what keywords to use to boost your profile
How to use LinkedIn to find jobs or internships
The skills company need the most in 2020
The talk was held on Sunday, 13th September 2020 from 1 1:30am to 12:30pmand involved a participation of over 80 participants, both rotaractors and non-rotaractors. To view the webinar recording please refer to https://youtu.be/YewkMYPFs3k
In the first 40 minutes of the webinar, Mr. Kumar delivered a presentation covering all the points highlighted above and in the last 20 minutes we had a Q&A session during which Rtr. Kenish Shah received over 25 questions from participants to ask Mr. Kumar.
Overall, this talk was really helpful for millennials who are about to enter the job market or those who are already at entry level jobs and are looking for a boost in their profile. Through this talk, participants learnt everything there is to know about a LinkedIn Profile and how to create and optimise the perfect profile to attract recruiters.
The Rotaract Club of Mumbai Nariman Point will carry out more career talks like these in the future as part of the ABC (Aim Build Conquer) Talks Initiative.
We thank Rotaract Club of Bombay Hills South, Rotaract Club of RJ College and Rotaract Club of Lokhandwala for their active participation and collaboration without which this talk at such a large scale would not have been possible. Thank you to all the participants for their support.