Step 1: Getting to linkedin.com
2. Click on the address bar
3. Type in “www.linkedin.com”
Step 2: Creating a new profile
a. Enter first name
b. Click under “Last Name” – type last name
c. Click under “Email” – enter an email address
d. Click under “Password” – enter a password that is easy to remember
e. Click “Join Now” to proceed to the next step
Step 3: Creating a new profile
a. Select the country you live in from the pull down menu located next to “I live in:”
b. Enter your current zip code next to the “ZIP Code:” area
c. Select whether you are currently employed, seeking a job, or a student by clicking on one of the bubbles titled “Employed”, “Job Seeker”, or “Student”
i. Enter job title and company title in the corresponding text boxes if you selected employed
d. Click on box under job title if you are self-employed.
i. Enter your most recent job title and most recent company name into the appropriate text boxes if “job seeker” bubble was selected
e. Select the time period that you were employed at said company.
f. Click on the box under job title if self-employed
i. Enter your current College/University in the text box that appears if you selected “student”.
g. Enter the dates attended.