Course Description

The REMOTE REPORTER is a series of videos of 25 minutes or less in which our faculty members share techniques and tips especially calibrated to help journalists and journalism students continue their work while they self-isolate, weather the COVID-19 pandemic and seize the opportunities 2021 has to offer.

In this episode, Anita Zielina shows you how to use LinkedIn for personal branding and networking. Unfortunately, many journalists will lose their jobs in this crisis. Maybe now is the time to step up your game on what’s become the most robust social media platform for professional engagement: LinkedIn. She covers:

  • Principles of professional networking that still work online
  • Intro to advanced LinkedIn
  • Your digital resume
  • Your professional contacts
  • LinkedIn as a publishing platform
  • Expanding your professional network
  • Hunting for your next job or client


Closed Captioning is available for this video.

Video Lecturer

Anita Zielina

Anita Zielina is the Director of News Innovation and Leadership. She is an experienced digital media executive with a focus on digital transformation, change processes and innovation management.Her last role was as Chief Product Officer and member of the management board at Neue Zuercher Zeitung Media Group in Zurich, Switzerland, where she was responsible for all digital products. Before that, she held leadership roles as digital editor and deputy Editor-in-Chief at STERN, the German weekly news magazine published by Gruner+Jahr in Hamburg, Germany, and worked as a reporter and editor at the newspaper DER STANDARD and its digital platform derStandard.at in Vienna, Austria.Full bio here.

Course curriculum

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    Strengthening Your Network and Career via LinkedIn

    • Strengthening Your Network and Career Via Linkedin

Reviews

5 star rating

Thank You

Shamsun Nahar

Thank You.

Thank You.

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5 star rating

Arlene Schulman

5 star rating

Highly informative

Juliet Jeske

I admit openly that I have no idea how to use LinkedIn. This course definitely gave me a good start in how to use the platform more effectively. The instru...

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I admit openly that I have no idea how to use LinkedIn. This course definitely gave me a good start in how to use the platform more effectively. The instructor was great.

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5 star rating

Very helpful

Gabrielle Coppola

Clear, concise, organized and very helpful guide on how to get more out of LinkedIn.

Clear, concise, organized and very helpful guide on how to get more out of LinkedIn.

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4 star rating

Networking via LinkedIn

Vijay Shankar Balakrishnan

A great trailer run of a tutorial! I'll try implementing the suggestions.

A great trailer run of a tutorial! I'll try implementing the suggestions.

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3 star rating

Sofia Perpétua

2 star rating

Günther Oswald