LinkedIn (in just a couple of minutes)

Next in our ‘in just a couple of minutes’ series, I take a look at LinkedIn, the largest of the professional social networks. Though it wasn’t designed specifically with academic researchers in mind, it provides a flexible medium for you to showcase your research and yourself as a professional. This global reach beyond the academic community that makes it a powerful tool to help promote your professional profile, expand your networks and search for jobs both in and outside academia.

To watch the video, go to QMplus Media (you will need to log in with your QMUL id and password).

LinkedIn on QMPlus Media

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About ruipiresmartins

I'm a researcher developer for postdocs and research staff at Queen Mary University of London. Prior to that, I was an EMBO Fellow at the Gurdon Institute (University of Cambridge), studying Embryonic development and a PDRA in the Institute of Bioengineering (QMUL) studying nuclear and chromatin architecture in embryonic stem cells.
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