Category Archives: LinkedIn

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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Alumni Networking: A Great Job Search Strategy on LinkedIn

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Are you looking for the easiest way to research and find alumni on LinkedIn? LinkedIn has the most amazing alumni networking functionality. After all, there is an Alumni page for every college and university.

This hidden LinkedIn feature is invaluable for college students as well as workforce veterans!   

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Job Seekers: Are the Profile Changes in the New LinkedIn Helpful? Or Hurtful?

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Without a doubt: LinkedIn hurt the effectiveness of your profile. I apologize for being the bearer of this bad news. But I also bring good news.

Within 15-20 minutes, you can take these five simple steps to update your new profile so it works just as well as the old one—maybe even better.   

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Boring LinkedIn Profile? 3 Ways to Add Some Pizazz and Get Noticed

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Like all social media, your LinkedIn profile only serves its purpose when the information presented is complete an you remain active. After all, a boring or unattended LinkedIn profile can cause you to be overlooked just as much as an incomplete or messy one.

So what can you do to add a little pizazz to your page?   

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