Month: February 2018

Why Dumping a Resume/Bio in Your LinkedIn Summary is Killing Potential Conversations

  Do you know why someone is reading your LinkedIn profile? They want to get a sense of you: who you are, what you do and what you enjoy doing – in a professional context. I heard it said that LinkedIn is a virtual handshake.  I think that is perfect.  Although it is a huge, …

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Stop overlooking the one BLARING way your LinkedIn is hurting your job search

  Incognito.  What a great word and one that is fun to say.  The dictionary defines incognito as: incognito [in-kog-nee-toh, in-kog-ni-toh] Adjective: having one’s identity concealed, as under an assumed name, especially to avoid notice or formal attentions. Adverb: with the real identity concealed: to travel incognito. Noun, plural incognitos: a person who is incognito, …

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Before They Find You on LinkedIn, Make Sure You Are Worth Finding – An Overview

  In case you didn’t know, LinkedIn is kind of a big deal.  It is a great networking and business building tool.  It is a phenomenal tool for those who desire to make a change in their career.  According to a survey by career website Jobvite, 93% of hiring managers search LinkedIn for recruits. That …

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