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    Your online brand can make or break your first impression

    Thursday, 11 April, 2019 - 14:00
    Campus: Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus
    Building D
    room D1.07

    When: April 11, 2019

    Time: 14 – 15h30

    Location: Campus Etterbeek, room D1.07

    Over 90% of recruiters use LinkedInon a daily basis to hunt for talent. The majority of them also check the other social media channels that potential candidates use and actively perform the so-called ‘Google check’ as a standard step in the recruitment process. Sometimes they don’t like what they see and it can cause them to reconsider a candidate for the position. 

    It goes without saying that creating a professional online brand is key when navigating the job market, and a good amount of social media savviness won’t hurt either.

    Furthermore, LinkedIn is not only an excellent accelerator for your job hunt, it is also an efficient tool to build, visualize and activate your professional network (and their network). And, remember, there is no time like the present to start growing your network. That way you will have the right connections by the time you want to shift gears and make a move on the job market. 

    Do you want to find out more about LinkedIn and work on your social media awareness?

     (Registrations CLOSED)

    We kindly ask you to register only once and only when you can actually participate. In case you have already registered but are not able to participate, please be so kind as to notify us by sending an e-mail to doctoral.schools@vub.be so we can offer your place to one of your PhD colleagues on the waiting list.

    Please be aware of the fact that the cancellation and no-show policy of VUB applies. Cancellation of your participation is only allowed up to 48 hours before the start of the course. Otherwise, the policy as described on the doctoral school website will be followed.

    Registration Rules: https://student.vub.be/en/phd/doctoral-training#registration
    No Show Policy: https://student.vub.be/en/regulations-and-forms#phd