If you owned a retail store and a potential buyer entered your front door, would you ignore him or her? Of course not. Well, that’s what many people are doing in their “LinkedIn store.”
And then they wonder why they aren’t getting any quantifiable results from using the site…
Even if you are happily employed or running your own successful business, being found inside LinkedIn is essential, making you visible to LinkedIn’s 575 million members (as of October, 2018). People you are meeting with or possible clients/customers search to find you (or people like you). So, of course, do recruiters and potential employers. The best way to be found is to improve your LinkedIn rank by using the best keywords its search algorithm.
LinkedIn recommendations are more important than ever!
So here are some winning strategies relating to recommendations on your profile you might not have considered…
Do you know how to leverage the advanced search functions on LinkedIn to find recruiters?
To make the connections that will get you hired?