With the news of Microsoft’s partnership with the business-oriented social networking platform, LinkedIn, the company is undergoing various integrations like its recent being the one with Outlook.
The recent development
Microsoft and LinkedIn are coming up with their latest integration i.e. Resume Assistant in Microsoft 365, which will be helping the users in developing their resume by providing them directions and requirements. It will help the candidate in structuring their experience and skills as required.
The Attractive features of Resume Assistant
- Identify top skill – The user can search the most prominent skills for the type of job they are seeking to increase their visibility among recruiters.
- Customize a resume based on real job postings – With the 11 million open job listings on LinkedIn, users can customize their resume to appeal to recruiters.
- Get professional help – The user gets easily connected to ProFinder, a freelance platform on LinkedIn, to get additional views and hands-on experience in resume writing, interview, and career coaching.
- Let recruiters know you’re open – Candidates can quietly let recruiters know they are open to new job opportunities with Open Candidates option.
More updates to look for
There has been the latest announcement by LinkedIn regarding their update in Rapportive e-mail insights tool that is being used several users to get LinkedIn –based direct Insight within their inbox. But, the update came in a different way when they replaced Rapportive with ‘Sales Navigator Lite’ for Gmail.
What does this new feature provide?
Though it works similar to the original Rapportive tool that used to give a listing of LinkedIn’s Insights when hovered over email-address. But, this new update provides another feature called ‘icebreakers’ which highlights the particular elements prompting the user to start a conversation. The user can connect directly to LinkedIn without leaving the inbox.