Tag: LinkedIn

3 reasons for your LinkedIn success; it’s not only about your profile

There’s an old saying that goes something like this, “A great website that is not promoted is like a billboard stored in your basement.” This sentiment reminds me of LinkedIn members who have strong profiles, but they’re invisible. For job seekers to be successful, they must consider what a successful […]

Summary Sunday: Proactive Job Search Tactics

Do you think posting your resume online will land you a job? Think again. You are going to want (or need) to use proactive job search tactics to secure your next job. This week’s top articles include help for crafting emails to ask for informational interviews, how to use social media […]

LinkedIn Profile Rules to Land 6-Figure Jobs

  It’s frustrating when you have worked hard and succeeded your entire career, only to actively look for a job for the first time in a while, and no one responds. No one replies back to your submitted application. No interview calls from your inquiry. What the heck? (Well, I […]

LinkedIn Profile Rules to Land 6-Figure Jobs

  It’s frustrating when you have worked hard and succeeded your entire career, only to actively look for a job for the first time in a while, and no one responds. No one replies back to your submitted application. No interview calls from your inquiry. What the heck? (Well, I […]

5 Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn SEO and Reach More Employers

Job seekers who want to take charge of their online job searches need to start applying search engine optimization (SEO) techniques to their social media profiles – especially LinkedIn. Employers are using Google to vet you. When they enter your name, there’s no telling what they might find. The negative comments others […]

3 features your LinkedIn profile Dashboard provides: part 2

In 3 areas of information your LinkedIn profile Dashboard provides: part 1, I talked about information you can use to gauge your status, such as: Who viewed your profile, Post views, and Search appearances. In part2 of this two part series, I’ll talk about the features you’ll find in your […]

Summary Sunday: Brush Up On The Basics of Job Search

Isn’t time you brush up on the basics of job search? To stand out in today’s job search, you will need to master the basics of job search. Sadly, these skills are seldom taught or sought out, that is, until they are needed. This week’s collection of articles will help new grads […]

20 LinkedIn Profile Tips For Job Seekers

20 LinkedIn Profile Tips For Job Seekers LinkedIn is the best social media channel for professional networking. Millions of professionals from around the world are active on LinkedIn. As a job seeker, you’d be silly not to take full advantage of this online resource. Join today and see how many connections […]

6 areas of information your LinkedIn profile Dashboard provides: part 1

Your Dashboard on your LinkedIn profile is a source of information, which only you are privy to. It can provide you with information on three main areas: “Who viewed your profile,” “Post views,” and “Search appearances.” In addition, it houses the following features: “Career Advice,” “Career interests,”  and “Salary insights.” […]

A Clever LinkedIn Personal Branding Tip to Accelerate Your Executive Job Search

If you’re using LinkedIn correctly for personal branding and executive job search, you’ve come at it in two ways: 1. You’re building keyword-rich content to boost SEO (Search Engine Optimization) so your profile sits there working PASSIVELY for you – making you more visible and findable. 2. You’re PROACTIVELY using […]

7 Creative LinkedIn Summary Examples to Help You Craft Your Own

Writing a LinkedIn summary is incredibly difficult — for everyone, but especially for salespeople. You’re not targeting recruiters and hiring managers; you’re appealing to buyers. That means on top of finding an interesting and genuine way to describe your professional background, you must also come across as a subject matter […]

Find the Best LinkedIn Profile and Executive Resume Writer For You, Part 3

What to Ask When Qualifying Executive Resume Writers, and Personal Branding and Job Search Strategists The post Find the Best LinkedIn Profile and Executive Resume Writer For You, Part 3 appeared first on Executive Career Brand. Read Complete Article

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Media Rich

Your LinkedIn profile is more than just a boring online resume (or one big blob of text). Isn’t time you start treating it like an online portfolio? Learn how to make your LinkedIn profile media rich! Company websites and commercials contain customer testimonials, product demonstrations, and visual proof of their […]

Find the Best LinkedIn Profile and Executive Resume Writer For You, Part 2

How to Find and Assess Top Executive Resume Writers, and Personal Branding and Job Search Strategists The post Find the Best LinkedIn Profile and Executive Resume Writer For You, Part 2 appeared first on Executive Career Brand. Read Complete Article

Is There Such a Thing as Too Many LinkedIn Connections?

When it comes to LinkedIn profile development, sometimes executives have more questions than answers. It’s actually a good thing to have questions, though, because not developing your profile enough won’t benefit you much. One of the most common questions is whether it’s possible to have too many connections. The answer […]

Noelle Gross: 3 Ways the Executive Job Search is Changing

After spending years ascending the corporate ladder and building your professional reputation, the last thing you expect to find at the top is a difficult executive job search. The unfortunate truth is that at the highest level, the job market is smaller, the competition is fierce, and the search for […]