Linkedin is a very important social media tool right now as we are starting to look for jobs. This article discusses common mistakes people make that could easily be prevented. It is important to have a picture on your profile because people are more likely to check out your profile if you have a picture. Also, your profile title should be more than just “student” it should state your major so people know what you are interested in. Next, if you are going to connect with someone you do not know it is important to personalize the message so it shows thought. Filling out a summary is crucial for you to come up when recruiters search. The key words in your summary will help recruiters find you. Read the article to find many more tips to help improve your linkedin profile.