Why College Students Should Be On LinkedIn

At some point in your college career, someone will likely suggest you create a profile on LinkedIn. There will be many good reasons sited, such as:

  • You’ll look more professional.
  • You can build a professional network.
  • It’s expected in today’s business world.
John Boyer

Professor John Boyer, a.k.a. The Plaid Avenger

All of those are great reasons to create your professional online presence, but Virginia Tech Professor John Boyer has a few other reasons why LinkedIn is much more than Facebook for Grown-Ups.

Check out his recent YouTube video (I asked him for a quote and I got a video response instead!) 

 

 

 

 

Why LinkedIn Rocks:

Prof Boyer online:

Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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