LinkedIn Tools & Resources
Make the most of the largest professional social networking platform, LinkedIn, by engaging with the resources and tips linked below.
- Review examples of UMD’s graduates career options with LinkedIn’s Find Alumni tool.
- Explore organizations: The World’s 100 Most In Demand Employers
- Review salary ranges for your job title of interest
- Career Changers- common transition career paths
- Starting a profile
- Tips for Building the Perfect LinkedIn Profile
- Building your brand
- Customize your profile's URL
- Add background to your LinkedIn photo
- Profile is complete? Now what!
Network & Connect
- Join Groups: University of Maryland College of Behavioral and Social Sciences or Sample of UMD based groups (over 80!)
- Find UMD alumni
- UMD LinkedIn Page
- Follow organizations of interest
- Connections lead to opportunities
- Tips for who to connect with
- Requesting an introduction