Getting in On LinkedIn

5th and Grenelle

The greatest lesson taught in DC is the power of professionalism. From building a network to perfecting a handshake, learning the steps towards a professional career is essential and valuable. DC is the ideal city in which to master these skills based on its production of highly successful politicians, business people, and scholars.

The BUDC program in particular has focused on networking, acquiring the motivation to pursue a career path, getting involved in the DC community, and being conscious of a professional online presence. The latter is the point I’m going to address. On the topic of professionalism, there is no better online social media to talk about than LinkedIn. LinkedIn can be a powerful tool if you know how to make the most of it.

Here are my LinkedIn recommendations:

Guide to Linkedin

Having an online presence is extremely important for our generation. Especially because I plan on pursuing a career path…

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