Job search through Linkedin ..


Linkedin , has started offering a ” Job Seeker Premium” account for professionals looking for a job change.  This adds to the other revenue stream of Linkedin, which already has a series of paid services for members to enable networking for business as well as to enable recruiters and hiring managers link up with prospective candidates.

Benefit for Job Seekers:

The premium accounts gives you tools and tips to help you get hired faster.

  • “Featured Applicant” Status – Send your job application to the top of the hiring manager’s list.
  • In Mail Directly contact hiring managers to follow up on job applications or learn about potential opportunities.
  • Who’s Viewed Your Profile – See who’s most interested in your background.
  • Premium Job Search Filters – Zero in on jobs with your ideal salary.
  • Job Seeker Badge – Draw attention to your profile with a special icon.
  • Exclusive Group Membership – Join the private Job Seeker Premium group to get tips from fellow job seekers.

As of now, Linkedin is offering a free limited period trial of the service.  Try out and see if it works for you. You are welcome to share your experiences with us. Check at for details and free webinar for job seekers.

Source: Linkedin

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