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Leveraging LinkedIn to Get Hired Faster


When: February 26, 2014 at 6:30PM
Where: UOIT Science Building UA1220 (
Presenter: Diana YK Chan (
Registration: Please email our Chapter Director, Karen Chan, P.Eng. to register, she will get back to you if there is still any spot left.

Do you have an optimized LinkedIn profile that will help you find new opportunities faster?
Did you know that…
94% of recruiters use social media in their recruitment efforts?
94% of them use LinkedIn specifically to recruit?
78% have successfully hired candidates using these social networks?

It’s essential that you have an exceptional LinkedIn profile so that you can be ready for the future. As an online resume and marketing tool, your profile is your key into a database of millions of successful professionals who can search for you, read about your expertise, and provide you with new opportunities that you wouldn’t have known about otherwise.

Come learn the dos and don’ts of optimizing your LinkedIn profile to get noticed, found, and hired by recruiters! Set yourself up for success right now by taking advantage of this unique opportunity to hear from a former Google Recruiter who knows what it takes to differentiate as top talent.Accelerate your job search, accelerate your life. 

Feel free to bring your laptop so that you can make instant updates to your profile!


At the end of this program, participants will have a foundational understanding of:

  • How to optimize and enhance your LinkedIn profile
  • How to write a compelling tagline and summary
  • How to increase your online presence
  • How to grow and manage your network
  • How to search for people and opportunities

Students and professionals seeking to accelerate their careers.