Category Archives: LinkedIn

Go Beyond All-Star: How to Create an Extraordinary LinkedIn Profile

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If you received All-Star status on LinkedIn, I hate to burst your balloon. But that lofty rating has very little to do with how successful you’ll be on LinkedIn. And because of all the recent and significant profile changes, you need to rethink many of the profile strategies that have worked in the past.

Today, to have a truly extraordinary LinkedIn profile you must embrace these two important strategies…   

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Leveraging LinkedIn for a More Effective Job Search [Infographic]

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Many young careerists consider the world’s largest professional network their go-to job hunting resource. And with over 300 million potential networking contacts and 300,000 jobs available… that’s a smart move. Unfortunately, some people fail to take full advantage of it. LinkedIn provides more than just “job board” functionality. You can’t just post your resume and wait for something to happen. You have to ask yourself, are you leveraging LinkedIn in to maximize your job search?   

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Custom LinkedIn Invitations: The Key to a Smooth Connection

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In case you haven’t heard, you should always use custom LinkedIn invitations to connect. But it isn’t always easy.

Here are two secrets to help you send custom LinkedIn invitations…   

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Recent LinkedIn Changes: How They Effect You and Your Job Search

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Even though LinkedIn rolled out a series of new updates, I’m here to tell you that it’s going to be okay. You may need to click a new button or go to a new place to find what you’re looking for, but it’s all still there, more or less.

I’ll cover the most important of the recent LinkedIn changes. Then I’ll help you resume a routine sure to help you remain productive…   

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2017 Edition: How to Creatie an All-Star LinkedIn Profile [Infographic]

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Despite the growing influence growing influence of platforms like Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn remains the top networking site for professionals. To effectively take advantage of the power of the platform, however, users must develop a stellar LinkedIn profile. The first thing visitors see is your profile. So, you want it to stand out and grab their attention. But it’s not easy and there so many details to consider.   

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How to Use the LinkedIn Publishing Platform to Tell Your Career Story

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You may not have the knowledge, time or energy to start a blog, But as a job seeker looking for work, what is your excuse for not using the LinkedIn publishing platform?

Can you think of a better way to tell your career story? Display your subject matter expertise? Demonstrate your value to a potential employer?   

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