Category Archives: Networking

Your Boring LinkedIn Headline is Killing Your Career

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Your LinkedIn headline is one of the most important parts of your profile, yet, you’ve left it up to LinkedIn what to say here?

Unless you proactively go into your profile and select a relevant, keyword rich headline, LinkedIn will select the last title you entered…   

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How to Turn Networking Tasks Into Habits That Pays Off

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To turn career critical to-do items into a habit, we have to train ourselves to take action each day until it becomes second nature. And in order for it to be truly successful, networking is one of those job search daily to-do items that need to become a habit.

Use these tips to help you create this new habit that pays off not only during your job search, but throughout your career,,,   

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Do You Know Who’s Finding You on LinkedIn?

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No matter why you use LinkedIn – for an active job search, personal branding or just to stay connected – you should know exactly how people find you.

And you must learn how to improve your profile and status updates for increased visibility!   

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Job Seeker: Do You Know What You REALLY Want?

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We recruiters work hard to make meaningful connections; perhaps harder than any other professional. The result: recruiters are some of the most well-networked people around the globe. Yes, we are the gatekeepers. And chances are high that most recruiters know someone that can connect you to someone that will help you get that dream job. Before we help YOU though, we want you to know we need for you to help yourself FIRST! Maybe you’ve never had to network to pay the bills. Maybe you don’t know how this game works. That’s okay. Don’t get frustrated. Stay positive and open-minded. I am going to let   

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3 Ways to Leverage Your LinkedIn Profile While Unemployed

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When you’re unemployed, what to say on your LinkedIn profile gets a little tricky.

In fact, if you have an end date for your last position on your LinkedIn profile – and you do not have a current position – your status may drop from “All Star” status to “Expert” status. This can make it far more challenging for recruiters and hiring managers to find you…   

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8 LinkedIn Profile Strategies That Make a Big Impact

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LinkedIn is constantly changing. Your job: not only keeping up with the changes, but to capitalize on them.

Sometimes this is easy to do, but other times you’ll need new strategies and workarounds to make the most of the never-ending changes…   

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