Faculty Employment lead and Lecturer in Student Engagement
An academic involved in promoting student employability, Michelle discusses the difficulties she had with LinkedIn but also the advantages that it provides, for her students and for her own professional standing.
For Michelle the idea of a LinkedIn profile was disconcerting initially. “It can be a bit embarrassing. We have the British idea of “don’t blow your own trumpet.” But we’re supposed to show off in LinkedIn.”
Michelle Blackburn’s written case study