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LinkedIn at UConn

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Learn how to become LinkedIn with a LinkedIn professional – with a focus on Education

  • Please create a LinkedIn account prior to the presentation (
  • Please bring your own mobile devise

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with millions of members and growing rapidly.

  1. Establish your professional profile and control one of the top search results for your name.
  2. Build and maintain a broader network of professionals you can trust.
  3. Find, reconnect, and network with colleagues and classmates.
  4. Learn and connect with other institutions (nationally and internationally).
  5. Leverage powerful tools to find and reach the people you need.
  6. Tap into the knowledge of your network.
  7. Discover new opportunities.
  8. Learn to help schools train teachers to teach students to visualize their future aspirations. LinkedIn can change educational and professional expectations for all students.

Hector Hernandez, LinkedIn Sales Effectiveness and Optimization, is part of an amazing organization that is building the world’s largest professional network and connecting professionals to opportunities at massive scale. He is inspired by LinkedIn’s mission and vision, which reflect his own drive to change the world. Combining his drive and ambition with his MBA and a diverse background in Social Media, Marketing and Mobile, he provides unique perspectives that move his clients towards success.

A special thanks to LinkedIn for offering this educational networking opportunity to the University of Connecticut