The LinkedIn profile organizer is a neat little feature that LinkedIn has added into the free features of their service. In my opinion it’s to entice the recruiter to trial and ultimately purchase a license to their corporate accounts. Though the feature is handy and certainly serves a purpose, it’s free version is limited. I’ve had the opportunity to use multiple variations of LinkedIn recruiter and though I understand the benefits of the intended features, I am not sure I am sold just yet.
I won’t encourage you one way or the other to purchase, but if you are playing with the idea, a trial may be a good service to run with. I will caution you that, though it is more economical than the job boards it is very expensive, thus not justifying it’s cost to me.
With that being said, the LinkedIn profile organizer does serve as a nice compliment to your
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search efforts. It’s slightly archaic in that its folder based as compared to similar services that leverage tags, but in the end the search is what matters and the openness of LinkedIn search platform is certainly worth the investment. Profile organizer allows you to effectively leverage your strong LinkedIn searches by save and grouping profiles that meet your search criteria.
Take a quick look at the video to understand the profile organizer in greater detail.
By Noel Cocca
CEO/Founder RecruitingDaily and avid skier, coach and avid father of two trying to keep up with my altruistic wife. Producing at the sweet spot talent acquisition to create great content for the living breathing human beings in recruiting and hiring. I try to ease the biggest to smallest problems from start-ups to enterprise. Founder of RecruitingDaily and our merry band of rabble-rousers.
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