Using LinkedIn

About the Presentation

LinkedIn has, just in the past few years, re-emerged as the most important social network for professionals. At the same time, use of LinkedIn by academic has expanded at an accelerating rate. Find out what you need to know about making an effective LinkedIn profile, and using the social network as an important piece of your online professional identity.


Dan Gould joined the University of Chicago in 2013 as Senior Associate Director, Alumni Relations Career and Affinity Programs. Gould’s tenure in higher education and the nonprofit sector is built upon strategic planning, cultivating volunteer ambassadors, and creating engagement strategies for a variety of audiences. He is an avid user of new media and has a passion for integrating technology and social media into programming.