LinkedIn is one of the leading online tools to help jobseekers network, connect with recruiters and hiring managers, and stay top of mind. It’s smart to always be improving your profile and online activity there. It’s just tricky to offer advice without knowing the type of LinkedIn user you are.
So you’re ready to launch your job search are ready to market your LinkedIn profile. How do you start? Here are 5 simple steps you can take to begin showcasing your career brand via LinkedIn. Set up your job search email account if you don’t already have one and insert
Are you one of the millions of people putting off your job search until the New Year? Why wait so long? You might be thinking, “Nobody’s hiring until January anyway.” Well, that’s a myth, because we all know that business doesn’t just come to a screeching halt over the holidays.
“I could submit an application. The position seems like a good fit.” “I would have applied for that job if I thought I really had a chance.” “I should have thrown my hat in the ring. They hired someone with less experience than me.” Whether we're talking about a career
PART 2: IMPLEMENTATION In part one of this article I shared that your primary objective for utilizing LinkedIn is threefold: Connect with key players. Keyword optimize your profile so that when people find you and want to pitch job opportunities your way, you will have already aligned your profile with
Part 1: The Mindset Each week I talk with very senior-level executives about their career needs, and invariably the subject of LinkedIn always comes up. The conversation usually goes like this: Me: So, how is your LI profile? Do you get many job opportunities coming to you through LI? Them: