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How to: Become a LinkedIn Jedi

In a galaxy not so far, far away, thousands of job seekers are flocking to a social media site called LinkedIn, a forum for them to peddle their professional wares for Sourcing Ninjas they cannot see. Although several years old, LinkedIn is still largely an unknown to many users; a site with the potential to connect them with the perfect job…but not much more than potential. For these job seekers, activity is key. But LinkedIn isn’t Facebook or Twitter, and finding as many friends/followers isn’t nearly as important. To get the most out of it, users have to creating lasting connections.

This infographic, provided by, provides insight into the successful ways that job seekers are using LinkedIn. It includes statistics and advice from LinkedIn experts everywhere, as well as tips on how to correctly market their professional abilities, something that Sourcing Ninjas can very much use to their advantage.

linkedin jediNick Roja’s Bio:

Nick Rojas is a journalist from Los Angeles, CA. His work often covers small business strategies, social media, globalization, and technology. He and his wife split their time between Los Angeles and Chicago. Also, he writes about marketing on Follow him on Twitter @NickARojas.

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