LinkedIn Lectures
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LinkedIn Lectures

Storytelling on LinkedIn
4.6 (8 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
38 students enrolled
Created by Michael de Groot
Last updated 9/2017
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  • 10.5 hours on-demand video
  • 6 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Develop an excellent LinkedIn profile
  • Learn a great etiquette and how to engage with professionals on LinkedIn
  • Develop confidence in growing your network of business professionals
  • Find the right LinkedIn professionals you would like to get in front of
  • Be confident in starting or changing your career journey
  • Stand out from the crowded jobs market
  • Understand how to use storytelling in your LinkedIn profile to stand out from the crowd and be found
  • How to communicate with your connections in a professional and proper way
  • Find the right people and companies to connect to
  • Locate the right companies with job vacancies in your region
View Curriculum
  • Intermediate level of computer skills
  • Intermediate level of social networking skills
  • Intermediate level of skill for setting up accounts on social media websites
  • A really good profile photo, head and shoulders only and looking at the camera and smiling.
  • Have all your qualifications and paperwork to hand in order to complete all your educational details.
  • Write your own story about how you got started either in education or business and where you are now and what your vision is for yourself

This LinkedIn course is aimed at anyone who would like to improve and leverage their LinkedIn.  This course is aimed at business professionals, students, educational professionals and anyone who is looking to improve their LinkedIn profile and not just maintain it, but leverage it further.

Business professionals are the largest represented members on LinkedIn and many have little or no knowledge how to leverage LinkedIn for their own personal reputation, either within their employer or as a personal brand for their own business.  LinkedIn is now THE premium business development and lead generation tool of choice.

Furthermore students are the fastest demographic on LinkedIn, with a presence of around 39 million globally.  Students who are not yet on LinkedIn, and there are plenty, will potentially lose out on being found by employers and equally will not find the perfect job for their aspirations. All Fortune 500 companies are represented on LinkedIn, which makes the platform and excellent place for you to connect with your future potential colleagues. Even if you are still in education or planning some further education, the time is appropriate right now to start developing your professional profile on LinkedIn.

And last but definitely not least, educational professionals are miles behind the curve of knowing how to educate young people from the age of 13 on how to use social media and prepare themselves properly for the world of work.  LinkedIn is an essential tool in any young person's toolbox for getting in front of the right decision makers to achieve their employment of choice.  90% of all jobs are achieved through recommendation and/or referral.

This course will provide you with all the necessary instruction to develop a stellar LinkedIn profile. The course is primarily made up of video lectures and also includes a number eBook downloads, free of charge.

All social networking sites change and move on and it is my objective to update with new lectures that will reflect the changes on LinkedIn. 

Who is the target audience?
  • Professionals who work for an employer and need a professional profile
  • Professionals who are looking for a career move and need a professional profile
  • Business owners, who need to develop their own personal brand on LinkedIn
  • Students who are developing their work experience
  • Students who are looking for an apprenticeship
  • Students who are about to go to further education e.g. University
  • Students who are looking to find a job
  • Educational staff who wish to learn about LinkedIn and support students
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Curriculum For This Course
64 Lectures
1 Lecture 04:05

The recordings in this e-learning course are from my weekly webinar series called LinkedIn Lectures Live. You may hear me reference the webinar and at the start of some lectures I will see 'the first thing I want to talk about'. Obviously that is at the start of each new webinar that I delivered.  The purpose here is to allow you to catch up and refer back to webinars that you may have attended.  Please feel free to get in touch with me and if anything doesn't make sense to you.  LinkedIn constantly evolves and changes and of course I will attempt to keep up with those changes and they will be reflected in future episodes inside of here.  Success and happy learning.

Preview 04:05
Photo, Headline, Summary, Invitations, Skills, Recommendations, Projects
3 Lectures 45:58

Creating a great landing profile with a decent profile photo, a well though headline and inspiring summary will ensure that you receive more profile views, invitation requests and invitation acceptances.

Preview 17:26

Learn how to send out proper invitations to new connections, even people you know and create a great list of skills.

Invitations and Skills

Two areas inside LinkedIn, which are often overlooked and are able to assist in telling a greater story about you and what you have done for people and what projects you have excelled in.

Recommendations and Projects

1 question
Influencers, Channels, Publishers, Groups, Experience
3 Lectures 25:47
Influencers, Channels & Publishers


Activity, Search, Messaging, Work Anniversaries, Birthday
3 Lectures 29:10


Messaging, Work Anniversaries, Birthdays
Mobile Hack
1 Lecture 07:58
Settings & Privacy, Download Contacts, Company Page, Media
4 Lectures 29:51
Settings & Privacy

Download Contacts

Company Page

Introductions, Profile Views, Desktop messaging pop-up
3 Lectures 21:30

Profile Views

Desktop messaging pop-up

1 question
Posting Stories, Search Your Connections, Commenting Inside LinkedIn
3 Lectures 24:54
Posting Stories

Search Your Connections

Commenting Inside LinkedIn
Career Interests, Image Specs Company Page, Topics or Skills, Being Active
4 Lectures 26:17
Career Interests

Image Specs Company Pages

Topics or Skills

Importance Of Being Active
Mastering LinkedIn in 20-minutes per day
2 Lectures 32:42
20-minutes per Day Part 1

20-minutes per Day Part 2
14 More Sections
About the Instructor
Michael de Groot
4.2 Average rating
8 Reviews
38 Students
1 Course
'Share Your Story' - @stayingaliveuk

Thank you for checking out my profile and subscribing to my courses here.  I truly appreciate you.  My mission is to help you improve your habits.  My courses are designed to assist you make these changes.  I am at heart a Sales and Marketing professional with over 30+ years experience.  Currently I coach clients and assist creative agencies to enhance their storytelling. I have been on LinkedIn since 2004 and have been coaching professionals how to use LinkedIn since 2009.  I have been storytelling since 2012.

Apart from my LinkedIn courses here I have also partnered with Barry Mapp and co-produced the fastest selling Mind Mapping course on Udemy, with over 12,000 students, titled "Smart Working - Creating Effective Mind Maps".  I highly recommend this habit changing course, which will improve your learning, your memory retention, your ability to be a better presenter, speaker and brainstormer.  

I look forward to liaising with you and feel free to reach out via Udemy messaging or indeed locate me on LinkedIn or any other social network.  Just search google for @stayingaliveuk.