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How Engineers can Benefit from LinkedIn

Posted by Hannah Conrad on November 17th, 2011

Guest: Adam Trachtenberg, Director of Developer Network at LinkedIn
Hosts: Karen Bartleson, Sr. Director, Community Marketing, Synopsys, Inc. and Yvette Huygen, Director, Worldwide Public Relations and Corporate Communications, Synopsys, Inc.

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Currently, there is debate in our industry about whether social networks benefit engineers in their work. We invited Adam Trachtenberg to come share with us how he believes LinkedIn can benefit engineers. Learn from Adam not only how to maximize your professional identity on LinkedIn, but also how LinkedIn can be used as a resource to help you do better in your job and be more successful in your career as an engineer. Adam teaches you how to find and separate the magnitude of content on LinkedIn into digestible pieces that hone in on the hottest topics in your industry. Yvette and Karen also asked Adam for tips for professionals who wish to participate in online conversations in their industry but hesitate.

Links of Interest
LinkedIn
Microsoft Outlook Social Connector Plugin
LinkedIn Today

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