LinkedIn Tips And Networking Tricks

Darrin Atkins
3 min readDec 6, 2020

You can succeed by connecting with others and building a network

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If you do not have a presence on LinkedIn, you should consider it as a plan to help yourself individually and to also grow your business.

LinkedIn is a powerful business networking website tool that millions of people around the world use on a regular basis. More than just a means to network, LinkedIn is a crucial way for companies to attract talent and for individuals to find employment opportunities.

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How can you use LinkedIn for the growth of yourself or your business? Here are some things that can be achieved with this great networking site and app.

  • You can build your own personal page that shows your background with your education and your professional experience.
  • Your business can be added so that you can inform others about what you do and the services you offer and provide.
  • You can add people you know to your network and catch up with friends and acquaintances.
  • People can reach out to you and you can accept their connection requests. Alternatively, you can simply follow each other on the network.
  • You can follow the profiles of companies, businesses and groups so that you receive updates about them.
  • You can search for jobs and find employment opportunities.
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There are many other ways to use LinkedIn. If you have a company or business where you need sales and leads, it might be a good idea to be active on LinkedIn.

Small businesses are the heart and soul of the world and they account for many millions of jobs around the world. A large percentage of small businesses are struggling these days due to the big changes and reduction of sales caused by the coronavirus.

If you operate a small business or a sole proprietorship, you might be thinking of ways to increase sales and revenue. LinkedIn might be able to help you.

There are many things you can do on LinkedIn for free to help your business. You can network locally and share information about what you do and how you want to increase your business and improve sales. You can seek out feedback from others. Lastly, you can discover ways to increase your efficiency and reduce costs.

These are just some ideas about how LinkedIn can help you professionally. If you have other ideas, please share them in the comments below.

Darrin Atkins

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