This is a great Linkedin hack for Recruitment because it makes it easy for anyone to find who they know in their first level connections that will suit the position you're hiring for. Create a search query and send the URL when that person opens the link logged in to their account it shows them their first level connections for your query so they can easily make great referrals.
The Steps :
Go to Linkedin search for first level connections the type you're looking to hire
Remember to select a location!
Copy paste the URL in Bitly to shorten it
Post or send this to connections
"Hi username, I'm seeking a TITLE. Who do you know on this list http://bit.ly/2n1Supi that maybe looking?"
You could send this message to all your connections but to save time instead just send to people based your criteria go to the https://www.linkedin.com/search/results/index/ Choose first level connections the location and industry.
"Calling all Christchurch Recruiters!Who do you know on this list http://bit.ly/2n1Supi that maybe interested in these positions http://bit.ly/2ccrG04?"
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