LinkedIn

LinkedIn Profile Tips 2014

LinkedIn is constantly changing, and what is standard today might not be next week. However, if you want a really effective Profile that will draw people to you, bear these limits in mind: 1. Company Name: 100 maximum characters. 2. Professional Headline: 120 character limit. 3. Summary: 2,000 character limit. 4. Specialties: 500 maximum characters. 5. Website Anchor Text: 30 maximum characters. 6. Website URL: 256 maximum characters. 7. Position…read more →

Dawn Rasmussen & I chatted about LinkedIn for Job Hunters

 Google Hangout about LinkdeIn with career rock star Dawn Rasmussen We had some difficulties getting going, but we did it! It was a great joy to participate in a Google Hangout with Dawn. We covered topics including how to best complete your LinkedIn profile, Do’s & Don’ts of networking on LinkedIn, and answered several questions. Our presentation was recorded and is now available on YouTube. Watch it here:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsfk12Np-3w

Join Me Online to Talk About LinkedIn for Job Hunters

Join me in a FREE Google+ Hangout To Talk About LinkedIn for your Job Hunt! You’ve heard the buzz: LinkedIn is indispensible for your job search. And its true! There are now more than 300 million people on it, from all over the world. Every occupation, every skill, every business or industry type that you can imagine are all there – and then some. This coming Monday, August 11th at…read more →

Congratulations! You Have A LinkedIn Profile. So What?

If you are at all like 225 million other people, you have a LinkedIn Profile. If you are like a small percentage of them, you’ve taken the time to carefully display there your personal brand, fill in all your experiences, and accomplishments, and all the rest. Great! You absolutely need to do that, while sprinkling in all the keywords that a recruiter or hiring manager would expect to see from…read more →

Free Live LinkedIn Seminar!

I’m looking forward to returning to Career Transitions in Burlington, MA to present “Leveraging LinkedIn’s New & Old Features For Your Job Hunt” on Tuesday, March 11th at 10:00am – 12:30pm. The program takes place at the Burlington Free Library, and is open to everyone without charge. Come join us! Readers of this post will get a special bonus: if you introduce yourself to me at the event, I will…read more →