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Improve Your Branding Message with Hidden LinkedIn Profile Sections

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Your LinkedIn profile is all about telling your story in a way that will display your expertise, increase your credibility, and enhance your branding message. To help you do that, LinkedIn has an often overlooked, major profile section called Accomplishments. But, there are also several optional subsections that most people don’t know exist. Don’t feel bad if you don’t know about them. After all, LinkedIn didn’t make it easy and/or intuitive to find them. Finding Hidden Profile Sections You can add them by clicking the down arrow to the right of Add profile section, which appears in the blue box   

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When Writing Resumes, Don’t Tell Them, Show Them

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There is an old adage about writing that goes something like “show, don’t tell.” The idea is that good writing shows what the author wants to communicate, and through showing lets the point communicate itself. Bad writing tells the reader things. Writing resumes is the same way. You don’t want to say what you are. That is telling. You want to say what you did, which is showing. There’s a big difference. The job search is all a numbers game after all.   

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4 Easy Ways to Boost Productivity Throughout the Day (and Accomplish More)

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How do we go through each day and accomplish as much as possible without burning ourselves out?

Here are a few tips I’ve found that can help boost productivity and increase daily output…   

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Get Your Resume Noticed: 20 Examples of Accomplishment Statements

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To make a resume really stand out, there’s an essential strategy you must put in play…

You must ditch the “job duties” you’ve peppered throughout your resume and replace them with accomplishment statements!   

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