Category: LinkedIn Profile

Ten tips of what to do and not to do on Linkedin

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: September 22, 2015 at 10:57 am

With Linkedin being used as the #1 recruiting tool for recruiters, it’s more important than ever to make sure that your profile is top notch and gaining attention from hiring managers. Here are some tips of what you should, and shouldn’t, do within your profile. Professional– Treat your profile as a professional document. Use a... » Read Full Article

Linkedin Tips

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: March 24, 2015 at 9:03 am

Most of us are already aware that our Linkedin profile is just as important as our resume during the job search. Making sure to follow these ever important tips will help guide you to a better Linkedin profile and have recruiters falling at your Linkedin doorstep. Target keywords– I feel this is the most important... » Read Full Article

Mistakes to Avoid on Your LinkedIn Profile

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: January 13, 2015 at 8:44 am

I’ve heard that in 2015 most hires will be found on LinkedIn or via employee referrals. Since LinkedIn is such an important piece in the hiring puzzle, don’t let silly mistakes be the reason you weren’t sought out and hired for your dream job. Profile Photo: I’ll be honest—if someone doesn’t have a profile picture, I... » Read Full Article

Eye Catching LinkedIn Summary

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: November 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm

  I recently attended a LinkedIn conference and the presenter expressed the importance of having an outstanding summary. The summary is essentially your “elevator pitch”- unfortunately the majority of people are missing the importance of branding the summary and telling “their” story.   First Person Your summary should be written in first person and should... » Read Full Article

Tips to Enhance Your LinkedIn Profile

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: August 16, 2013 at 2:00 am

As my last post stated, social media is one of the best ways to maximize your job search. And it all begins with having a dynamite LinkedIn® profile. This video has some good ideas on how to enhance your information so that you’ll get noticed, whether you’re looking for your next career opportunity or clients... » Read Full Article