If you are thinking about finding a new position, LinkedIn now has a super easy (and private) way for you to let recruiters know.
Just go to the Jobs landing page on LinkedIn and click on the Preferences tab. Slide the 'Let recruiters know you’re open' button on and 'let your next job find you.'
Find out more about this new 'open candidate' option by reading the LinkedIn blog below.
Introducing Open Candidates Open Candidates, is a new feature that makes it easier to connect with your dream job by privately signal to recruiters that you’re open to new job opportunities. You can specify the types of companies and roles you are most interested in and be easily found by the hundreds of thousands of recruiters who use LinkedIn to find great professional talent. Open Candidates is accessible from the “Preferences” tab on the LinkedIn Jobs home page.