Using Technology and Social Media Effectively

Use social media to promote your work and network with colleagues. The following resources are designed to help you strengthen your ability to use technology and social media effectively for professional applications and relationship building.


LinkedIn: I've Signed up - Now What?

Did you know that approximately 93% of companies use LinkedIn for recruiting? LinkedIn is a powerful job search tool – if used right. Learn how to optimize your profile, build your professional network and make LinkedIn an asset in your job search. This is a working session - bring your laptops to work on your LinkedIn profile!

Cultivating your Scholarly Identity – maximizing your impact & reach

It is increasingly necessary for researchers to have a professional presence online. In this workshop you’ll learn how to establish and manage your scholarly identity to help you connect with colleagues, find collaborators, and expose your research to new audiences. You’ll also learn how to boost your scholarly impact using social media and how to make sense of alternative metrics that come with these new methods of knowledge communication and dissemination

All Communication & Relationship Building Resources