Your LinkedIn Profile Can Be a Powerful Part of Your Brand!
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking platform. LinkedIn is also considered the most influential social media network, and with over 756 million members, it has a lot of potential, for employees, and employers?
Members all over the world use the site to keep in touch with business associates, clients, and co-workers, however, LinkedIn has so much more capabilities.
– Boost your profile
– Builds brand awareness
– Help with recruitment
Today we will look at 1 of the most important parts of your LinkedIn profile for personal, professional, and organizational success.
Complete Your LinkedIn Profile!
All registered LinkedIn users will be able to view your profile unless you set it to private mode. LinkedIn’s internal search algorithm only finds profiles that rank as “complete,” and these can get up to 20 times as many more views as incomplete profiles. Therefore, it’s important to complete yours.
What are the essential points to remember?
√ Add a good–quality photo of yourself. Look smart, smile, and don’t have any distractions in the shot.
√ Make your profile sparkle by adding a banner or a cover image that reflects your personality and your profession.
√ Mention your industry and location in your headline. You have up to 120 characters for this.
√ Include a concise summary of who you are, what you do, and what you have to offer. You have 2,000 characters to play with, but you don’t have to use them all. You can also link to, or upload, six examples of your work to make your profile sparkle.
√ Add your current position and describe what it involves. Be very specific.
√ Add your previous work history, education details, and at least four skills or areas of expertise.
LinkedIn is an invaluable tool for your personal use, for job searches and recruitment, and a great way to stay up to date with industry news, enhance your professional reputation and increase the visibility of your brand, so in essence: Complete Your LinkedIn Profile!
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