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5 LinkedIn Tools Job Hunters Must Use

LinkedIn has rolled out new social networking capabilities that can help you find a new job. Here's how to use the tools wisely.
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LinkedIn recently announced changes to its search capabilities targeted at streamlining and relevancy. Improvements to search include unified search, which provides info from across LinkedIn people, jobs, groups and companies; auto-complete; suggested search terms; a smarter query intent algorithm; saved searches; and search alerts. LinkedIn's new search capabilities do not extend beyond the network itself, though.

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Leo Regulus
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4/4/2013 | 9:00:00 PM
re: 5 LinkedIn Tools Job Hunters Must Use
It is now the 2nd quarter of the new year.

Information Week only had one important New Year's Resolution this year. '"No Slide Show Articles with out a prominent 'View-as-one-page' link."

Didn't work out so well, did it?
Cara Latham
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Cara Latham,
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4/5/2013 | 3:35:20 AM
re: 5 LinkedIn Tools Job Hunters Must Use
I actually think the new look for the LinkedIn profiles makes it easier to view information about your connections in a more organized manner instead of having to search for the crucial information. The fact that recommendations are more easily highlighted is also a nice feature.
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