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SimplyHired.com and LinkedIn.com - Who Do I Know?

View Your LinkedIn Connections on SimplyHired

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SimplyHired.com and LinkedIn.com - Who Do I Know?

View Your LinkedIn Contacts on SimplyHired

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Who you know can make all the difference in the world when you're job searching. A connection at a company can help you secure an interview, can help you get a foot in the door with the hiring manager, and can provide you with a reference.

Job seekers can see, at glance, who they know when they use job search engine SimplyHired.com's application that lets users view who they are connected with - in real time - on LinkedIn when they search for jobs on SimplyHired.

View Your LinkedIn Connections on Simply Hired

Job seekers can connect directly from a SimplyHired.com job listing to their LinkedIn network to find out if they have contacts a company. Clicking on the "Who Do I Know" button at the top of the search results will give you an in-line view of your connections without having to leave Simply Hired.

When you click on your connection's name, depending on the level of your connection with them, you'll be able to send a LinkedIn message, request an introduction, or add the person to your network.

Save Job Search Time

Being able to see your connections on LinkedIn not only gives you the ability to leverage your social connections. It also saves a lot of job searching time. In the past, you would have to go to LinkedIn and search to find connections at the company for each job you are interested in. Now you can see them directly in the LinkedIn search results.

Share a Job

When you come across a job listing that's perfect for someone you know who is job searching, Simply Hired's "Share" feature enables you to share job listings on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or via email. Click on "Share" under the job posting and it will be on the way to your connections.

How to Use SimplyHired
Simply Hired is a job search engine that will help you find job listings fast. If you know exactly what you are looking for, you can search by typing in a specific key word(s) and location. Or, if you are not quite sure what you want to do, you can search by job category or browse by title, by company, location or industry.

How to Use LinkedIn
How to use LinkedIn as part of your job search, including how to increase your visibility and connections, so employers and recruiters can find you.

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