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10 Simple Ways to Make Your LinkedIn Summary Stand Out

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A well-executed elevator speech is a powerful business tool. During the time it takes for an average elevator ride, you need to sum up what your company makes or does and get your listener excited about it. Know what else serves the same purpose as you elevator pitch? Your LinkedIn Summary section. After all, your LinkedIn summary typically shows up near the top of your profile. So it’s obviously one of the first things a person sees when looking at you. It has also gained much higher importance since LinkedIn’s latest revisions to the app and the desktop version. The first 80   

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Adaptability: How to Use the Right Networking Pitch at the Right Time

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If you use the same “elevator pitch” in every situation, I think you are making a huge mistake. You need to use the right pitch at the right time. And while we on the topic of pitches, let me tell you that the old elevator pitch formula doesn’t cut it anymore! You’ll need to use situational context and present your pitch in a way that is engaging and other-focused!   

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Developing an Effective Elevator Pitch [Infographic]

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One of the most effective tools for any job seeker? A well-planned and perfectly delivered elevator pitch.

An elevator pitch is a 30-second speech that summarizes who you are. It also says why you would be the perfect choice for the job…   

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41 Inspiring Elevator Pitches: Are You Ready to Write Yours?

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If you were given 30 seconds (or less!) to sell yourself, what would you say?

There are so many details of your story you’d like to share, yet so little time to do it. The key: choose your words wisely so that your pitch packs the biggest punch possible…   

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How to Deliver the Perfect Elevator Pitch [Infographic]

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You enter an elevator in the lobby of an office building. Right behind you, the hiring manager walks in. She sees you’re going to the same floor as she. After pleasantries, she asks the most common question for two people who just met in a professional setting:

“What do you do?”   

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Your Guide to Mastering the Perfect Elevator Pitch

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Your elevator pitch is an important tool in your job search toolbox! It tells people who you are, what you do, and what you are looking for.

And the best pitches are both conversational… and convey your confidence!   

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