LinkedIn Blueprint: Become An Influencer
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LinkedIn Blueprint: Become An Influencer

LinkedIn Hacks: My LinkedIn Path To 1000+ Connections, Top 1% Profile Views In A Multinational & Networking w/ Execs
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4.3 (222 ratings)
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6,193 students enrolled
Created by Dragos Stefanescu
Last updated 5/2016
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  • 4.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 hours on-demand audio
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create a Superstar LinkedIn Profile and Double your Profile Views
  • Network with Entrepreneurs, Senior Management and Executives
  • Increase your Job Opportunities & Get Approached by Recruiters
  • Surpass the 500+ Connection mark through clever approaches & higher visibility
  • Promote yourself Online with 0 effort using Secret Offline Techniques
  • Halve the time & effort you spend on Social Media by using intuitive 3rd party tools
  • Use Publishing & Groups to position yourself as a Subject Matter Expert in your Industry
  • Implement The 5 Quickest & Most Significant Profile Changes That Will Boost Your Profile Quality Significantly
  • Make Your Profile 3 Dimensional Through The Addition Of Rich Media
  • Master The Art Of "Convening" For Tens Of Highly Engaged Connections
  • Obtain A LinkedIn Database Of Your Profile Within A Matter Of Seconds
  • Stand Out From Others In Search Results & Make People Want To Visit Your Profile Immediately
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  • An email address
  • A LinkedIn account
  • 23,000+ Students have enrolled in my 17 Courses!
  • Course updated for 2016 with over 2.5 hours of video!

    Have you considered the fact that LinkedIn is more than just an online Resume?

    Do you want to pursue the opportunities LinkedIn offers and get the job you wanted, obtain a promotion faster or spread your influence within your company?

    Or maybe you want to solidify your reputation as an entrepreneur or professional in the online world…

    Here are a few facts about LinkedIn from my perspective:

    • LinkedIn has an amazing potential for networking and it's how I made dozens of face-to-face meetings happen, both in a corporate environment and with entrepreneurs
    • LinkedIn allowed me to network with 100+ people in 2 months in a major Consulting company
    • LinkedIn is a great branding opportunity and it will be the go-to place for your personal online image

    Double your Visibility Guarantee

    I personally guarantee you will get measurable results if you implement the concepts I talk about. I'm so confident that I will personally guarantee you will see a spike in your visibility on LinkedIn after taking this course. That is the basis to increasing your connections, networking with executives and positioning yourself as an influencer.

    If you feel that's not the case, I will PERSONALLY TRAIN YOU via:

    - 1 to 1 Skype Calls to suggest changes to your Profile

    - Tailored Strategy & Templates to approach Influencers in your Industry

    - Advice on Publishing topics for the future

    Shortly after launching the course, a student contacted me saying that he got approached by a recruiter a few days after implementing 10% of the aspects I talk about in this course. Imagine if you did 70% and were dedicated to improving your LinkedIn presence...

    Here's what some students say about my course:

    "As a fellow Udemy instructor with 5 bestselling courses I know how much commitment it takes to publish a comprehensive Udemy course. This production is certainly one of the best in the Social Media category.

    Dragos is my good friend and I could see firsthand how much effort he put into delivering tremendous value to his students. I'm happy to see that all those weeks of hard work paid off and customers are loving the content.

    Great job." - Jimmy Naraine - Top Udemy Instructor

    "Respect. I have to say you put a good course together. I'm already thinking about implementing some of these tactics and getting material to tell a group social media marketers that I work with.

    My all-time favorite is being able to extract emails from LinkedIn. You would never know that otherwise - well put together Dragos. Keep the quality coming." - Jim Jones

    This course will reveal exactly how you can achieve all of these:

    • Get over the 500+ Connection base mark in half the time
    • Increase your Profile views x3 with only a few hours of work
    • Create and nurture your own niche community, skyrocket your profile searchability both in LinkedIn and Google results
    • Publish like Influencers and establish yourself as an expert in your subject matter.

    This course will teach you how to develop your personal online brand through a strategic approach that aims to help you achieve the maximum progress in the shortest possible time. Whether it's how to set up your profile or how to network like an Influencer, this course will show you the techniques to achieve success.

    Gain access to 3+ hours of high quality videos which will keep you engaged and hungry to progress. I will update the lectures regularly to be in line with LinkedIn changes and constantly add Bonus material. What's more, you also get PDFs with case studies and real-life examples of how Influencers enhance their presence.

    Take this course Now!

    I have experienced the power that LinkedIn can have and I truly believe it can benefit you tremendously. I'm excited to share my knowledge with you and lead you on the path to success!

    Who is the target audience?
    • Professionals, Students, Entrepreneurs. Anybody that can benefit from the Professional nature of LinkedIn
    • Only take this course if you are committed to taking action & want to achieve measurable results
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    Curriculum For This Course
    105 Lectures
    Introduction To The Course
    2 Lectures 06:29

    Important: Let's Get To Know Each Other!
    LinkedIn Profile Essentials
    8 Lectures 21:48

    How To Use Your Cover Photo To Stand Out

    Cover Photos that Engage with your Audience
    2 pages

    Get An Identity On LinkedIn!

    The secrets to organising your connections

    Action Time! Make These 3 Main Changes To Your Profile
    LinkedIn Superstar Profile Blueprint
    9 Lectures 30:05

    The Profile Magnet Key - Gathering Social Proof

    5 Steps To Writing An Enticing LinkedIn Summary

    3 Amazing Summaries on Linkedin
    3 pages

    Here's Why You Should Focus On Skills & Endorsements

    How To Rock At Social Proof: LinkedIn Recommendations

    Why You Need To Have Rich Media On Your Profile

    Case Study: One Of My Udemy Students Created An Amazing Profile In A Few Months

    Action Time: Write Your Magnetic Summary Right Now!
    How To Excel At Personal Branding On LinkedIn
    7 Lectures 17:56

    The Secret To Having A Strong Posting Strategy

    Why Publishing Will Enhance Your Personal Brand

    7 Most Effective Tactics To Writing Great LinkedIn Articles

    The Privacy Setting That Might Stop People From Noticing You

    "500+": Do You Want To Know How You Stack Up Against Others?

    Action Time: Publish Your First Article!
    Network Effectively With Anyone On LinkedIn
    10 Lectures 26:29

    The 2 Networking Approaches You Can Adopt

    How To Rock At Sending Connection Invites

    Leverage LinkedIn Groups To Your Advantage

    Nurture Your Relationships With This Quick Hack!

    Overpass Intra-Company Networking Barriers With This Nifty App

    Face-To-Face Networking With This Nifty App

    Make The Most Out Of Your Daily Email Exchanges With This Add-On

    Hack: How To Get A LinkedIn Database

    Action Time!
    The LinkedIn Job Hunt
    6 Lectures 18:10

    Why LinkedIn Is A Great Platform For Job Hunting

    Intro To By-Passing The Recruitment Process

    The Step-By-Step Framework

    Case Study: How I Got To A Managing Director Only Using LinkedIn

    Monitor Your Applications On The Go With This App
    Archive 2015 - Creating a Superstar Profile
    16 Lectures 01:02:51
    Introduction to the course

    Slides For This Section
    36 pages

    What everyone should know about their contact details

    How To - Profile Basics Tips

    Why the right profile photo will boost your visibility

    How to get prospects to view your profile in 120 characters

    How to - Organising your connections

    The Importance of Education and Work Experience

    Why Skills and Endorsements matter

    5 Simple actions for Instant results

    The 7 principles to write a Magnetic Summary

    How to promote your profile Offline with Zero effort

    7 Steps to embed your LinkedIn button in your email signature
    1 page

    Who else wants Great recommendations?

    Use rich media to make your profile three-dimensional

    Do This Before Moving On!
    Archive 2015 - The art of Connecting
    8 Lectures 28:13
    How to Be Yourself and write Exciting invites

    Connect with the most connected

    Bonus - The LinkedIn App that everyone should be using

    How To - Keep in Touch

    Measure your Pulse

    How To - LinkedIn Pulse

    Bonus - Effortlessly Network with People Nearby

    Bonus - Twitter & LinkedIn
    Archive 2015 - Analytics & 3rd party tools
    5 Lectures 17:41
    LinkedIn metrics that help track progress

    Manage your social media activity in Half the time

    Bonus - Measure your Social Media impact

    How To - Hootsuite & Buffer

    Important: This Will Only Take You 2 Minutes
    Archive 2015 - Become an Influencer
    9 Lectures 51:30
    Everything you need to know about Publishing

    3 Viral Published articles on LinkedIn
    12 pages

    The 6 step formula for Viral publishing

    The power of Convening

    The secrets to choosing the Right Groups

    Create a Group you can be Proud of

    Case Study - LinkedIn & Personal Branding

    LinkedIn Premium - Should you upgrade?


    Through this lecture I am by no means suggesting you should integrate your connections' emails automatically as part of any sort of list. That can very easily be considered SPAM. Even though you could contact them all via LinkedIn, having their emails is a valuable resource that should be used wisely.

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    About the Instructor
    Dragos Stefanescu
    4.4 Average rating
    1,061 Reviews
    20,538 Students
    15 Courses
    Founder at |15 Udemy Courses & 15,000+ Students

    About Me

    I'm an Internet Entrepreneur with a background in both the Management Consulting & Telecommunications industries. The skills that I have acquired during those stints and in previous years in general have unleashed my passion to teach.

    I have a wide array of skills that I share with you via my courses

    (1) Social Media

    One of my true passions, I have invested a lot of time building a presence online. Highlights include:

    • Creating a connection base of 100+ people in a large Management Consulting firm within weeks of starting the job.
    • Met with a handful of Managing Directors & Senior Managers after approaching them on Social Media
    • Trained Partners on how to effectively make use of LinkedIn & Twitter to network and generate leads
    • Conducted Workshops with Project Teams and Small Enterprises on the use of Twitter and LinkedIn
    • (2) Resume/CV & Interviewing

    With 30+ Job applications, I have gained a deep understanding of the recruiting process

    • I have never failed to get an interview (phone or face-to-face) after submitting my Resume
    • Participated in over 20 Job Interviews & Assessment Centres
    • Worked for a leading Management Consulting firm in a highly competitive market
    • (3) Productivity
    • Heavy user of Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint. I completely rebuilt the spreadsheets inherited from one of my teams, reducing the monthly updating time by over half the time (a few business days)
    • Co-produced reports that were ultimately held by members of the Board of Directors in one of the Multinationals I worked in (using Excel & PowerPoint)
    • General productivity freak, I love technology and always look for ways to make it work for me

    How I got here…

    Until recently I never really envisioned myself starting my own business. In fact, it was quite the opposite - my dream was to work for a large Multinational/ Consulting company and enjoy the riches of the Corporate life…

    I soon found myself in what I thought would be my "dream job" only to do work that wasn't at all fulfilling, spending hours every day commuting and paying enormous rent (almost half of my salary) in one of the largest cities in the world. I felt stuck, limited and didn't think much of my future prospects.

    I look back now and find it funny how at our lowest points we make life-changing decisions. Since a few members of our Mastermind Group had launched online businesses, I decided I would give it a try. I made up my mind that whatever happened, I absolutely HAD to launch an online product before my birthday.

    Within two months, I launched my first Udemy course.

    One month later I decided to quit my job (to the utter amazement of my colleagues, managers, friends & family - they probably thought I was crazy) and never looked back since.

    My Goal

    What I aim for is simple: I want to get you real results in the fastest possible time. Whether it's improving your presence on Social Media, getting your dream job, improving your productivity or self-development, I want you to walk away from my courses with a sense of achievement.

    The courses I create are structured in a step-by-step manner so that you can implement them straight away. They do require your effort & commitment, but if you do that I'm extremely confident you can get to the next level.

    Ultimately, receiving a message from a satisfied student detailing how I've helped him or her is immensely gratifying, more so than any number of sales.

    Get in touch!

    If you're one of my students and you want to ask me a question, or you're just reading this now and think we might have something in common then post a discussion item on one of my courses - I'll be more than happy to answer & get to know you better!