10 Mistakes to Avoid When Job Hunting on LinkedIn

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Job Hunting on LinkedIn

Rethink, refresh, rejuvenate What would you do, if you saw in your Linkedin feed this morning, a request to connect by someone whose headline indicated they were either “jobless” or “unemployed”? Chances are that you would likely ignore the request or the profile. Understandable. “I’m jobless” In the last few years, I’ve seen anywhere between […]

How to Better Engage With Your LinkedIn Network

how to better engage with your linkedin network

A two-pronged approach for success: presence and engagement I’ve covered a few areas now about how to be effective on LinkedIn.  I’ve looked at whether you need a LinkedIn profile and then, creating a compelling presence.  I’ve also touched on how to start a conversation with someone new on LinkedIn. Here, let’s examine how to better engage […]

Do You Need a LinkedIn Profile Today?

Do you need a linkedin profile today?

[ Something in addition to your résumé ] Unless you’re working the fry machine at McDonald’s and don’t care about corporate ladders and ambition or you’re a superstar athlete or singer, I believe you could seriously benefit from having an effective LinkedIn profile. Now owned by Microsoft, LinkedIn claimed 500 million users of its network in […]