Messiah College Professional Network
What is the Messiah College Professional Network?
Using the social media platform, LinkedIn, the MC Professional Network (MCPN) is a community dedicated to building professional connections among Messiah College students, alumni, parents, educators, and friends of the College. It allows members of the Messiah community to explore, connect, and network for career-related interests and experiences.
Why should I join?
Whether you're exploring career interests, seeking employment, or professionally experienced, LinkedIn is the predominately recognized, internationally used social media tool (representing 150 industries) dedicated to helping individuals develop professional connections. It allows you to identify and connect with potential networking contacts, research companies, and join professional interest groups. For more information, see: What is LinkedIn and Why Should I Join?
Information for Students and Job Seekers
"LinkedIn doesn't work unless you work it." - Lindsey Pollak, Global Spokesperson for LinkedIn
To make the most of this fantastic resource, carefully review the following video tutorials. The information can be very useful, regardless of where you're at in your career path journey.
Information for Alumni, Parents and Friends
LinkedIn is not just about getting jobs. If you are an experienced or established professional, LinkedIn can be a great way to build your professional connections, reconnect with peers from your alma mater, share ideas and best practices with others in your chosen field, and make an impact on the up and coming generation who is getting ready to go to work. With the MC Professional Network, you can make an impact on the lives of Messiah student by serving as a point of contact in their career development journey.
When networking, first impressions mean a lot. PLEASE take time to check out the etiquette guide.