What is LinkedIn? 

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with over 120 million members and growing rapidly. Think of it as your online Roladex or your professional Facebook. It’s a way to connect with professionals in your field, learn what’s hot, and develop opportunities.

  • Establish your professional online presence
  • Stay in touch with colleagues and friends
  • Find experts and ideas
  • Explore opportunities

How do I get started?

  • View the video What Is LinkedIn?
  • When you’re ready to begin to build your profile, go to LinkedIn and click “Join Today”.

Is there a group for La Salle University alumni?

  • Yes!  “La Salle University Explorer Network” is the largest group of Explorers on LinkedIn.
  • Go here and click “Join Group”.  Once you’re approved, you can read, comment on and start discussions, and send a message to anyone in the group.

Other La Salle Groups

The largest group of Explorers on LinkedIn is the “La Salle University Explorer Network” LinkedIn group. In addition to joining this group, you may want to consider some of the other La Salle groups on LinkedIn.

To find any of these groups, enter the group name in the search box at the top of any LinkedIn page and click the search icon.  If necessary, click “Groups” on the left-hand side of the page.


How can I learn more?

Who can help me?

Debra Franke, Alumni Career Programs