How to Use LinkedIn for Hospitality Students and Graduates | LinkedIn 101

Do you have a LinkedIn profile but don’t know what to do with it?

Everyone else seems to be on it but you don’t know where to start.

Look no further, these are the 3 steps to start using LinkedIn to its full potential!

LinkedIn 101 for Hospitality Students and Graduates

Let’s start with the basics, and then look into ways you can make the most of LinkedIn by using it on a regular basis.

Step 1: Review and update your LinkedIn profile


Your headline should tell about you, your work and the results. It’s searchable so don’t add “available to work”, recruiters are not looking for that, they are looking for keywords like “receptionist” or “customer service” or “revenue management”, whatever is relevant for you.

It follows you everywhere on the platform, so make it reflect what you do quickly.