Monthly Webinar Series

Webinar: May | LinkedIn for Conservationists

Would you like to get noticed by potential employers, make new connections and grow your professional conservation network?


LinkedIn is a great place to network professionally, but it can seem mysterious at the start! Find out how to get linked IN!


Join Conservation Careers' Head of Community, Dr Fernando Mateos-González, for a free webinar to learn how to use LinkedIN as a conservationist - whether you're a student, graduate, career switcher or professional.



Your LinkedIn guide


Dr Fernando Mateos-González, Head of Community


Fernando is a Spanish biologist with a PhD in Behavioural Ecology and an MSc in Animal Biodiversity.


His research on animal behaviour and conservation has led him to work in Europe, Africa, Australia, and the Americas.


He currently works as a conservation biologist in the Czech Republic, and enjoys helping students and early career professionals to find their dream environmental job.


(And you can find him on LinkedIn here!)



What you'll learn

  • How can LinkedIn help me as a job seeker or conservation organisation?
  • How do recruiters and conservation employers recruit on LinkedIn?
  • What is the best way to get noticed on LinkedIn when job hunting?
  • What should I include in my LinkedIn profile, especially if I'm new to conservation?
  • How can I find conservation organisations and 'hidden' jobs on LinkedIn?
  • How do I create a conservation network on LinkedIn if I'm new to the sector?
  • When and how should I approach potential employers?
  • What's the 'etiquette' for making connections?

Bring your questions and get live answers from Fernando!



When | Tuesday 24th May 2022 7:30pm - 8:30pm UK time.
Where | The event will be held via Zoom.
How | Please register your details below to get the details for how to participate.


Please note that space is limited and we recommend you join the event early to ensure a space. We will also live stream to YouTube and share a recording after the event.