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5 Reasons to Spend Much More Time on Your LinkedIn Headline

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Your LinkedIn headline (that blurb of text right under your name) has always been a key component of your LinkedIn profile.

But in a job market that continues to be ultra-competitive, it’s more important now than ever before. Let’s explore why…   

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Leave a Lasting Impression with Your LinkedIn Headline

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On LinkedIn, we can also share our personal brands with the world. And we can do that in one sentence. Can you guess where?

In the professional headline, the space right below your name…   

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Your Boring LinkedIn Headline is Killing Your Career


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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Craft a LinkedIn Headline That Captures a Recruiters Attention


Professional headlines are one of the first things others see when they search LinkedIn. Your headline becomes the sum-up of you and it’s smart to “make it sparkle,” said Krista Canfield, LinkedIn’s senior corporate communications manager. She uses the terms “journalist wrangler” and “constant beta” in hers.

Here are five questions to answer as you add some sparkle to your headline…   

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