Why Your LinkedIn Content Must be Mobile Friendly

It had been coming for some years now, so it was no surprise when mobile web usage overtook desktop last year. The progress that smartphones have made since 2010 when mobile accounted for just 5% of web use has been phenomenal. While from a recreational/social point of view it is easy to see why people … Continue reading “Why Your LinkedIn Content Must be Mobile Friendly”

#44 – Career Expert Series : Joy C. Lin on Discussing the Inner Game of Job Search

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:32 — 34.8MB)Subscribe to The CareerMetis Podcast iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSJoy C. Lin is the Founder and Coach of Quarter Life Joy. She coaches professionals to architect a career and life that serves their unique goals and … Continue reading “#44 – Career Expert Series : Joy C. Lin on Discussing the Inner Game of Job Search”

10 Effective Ways to Promote Your LinkedIn Profile

You aren’t using the LinkedIn profile to advance your career or market your business online. Astonishing, isn’t it? It’s time to start using this powerful marketing tool to improve your career. And the most important thing is to choose the right strategies for your business. So that, Resumes.Expert took a look at the power of … Continue reading “10 Effective Ways to Promote Your LinkedIn Profile”

The Benefits of Having A Company LinkedIn Page

The largest professional social network LinkedIn with 450 million + members has been in the news recently with Microsoft acquiring it for $26.2 billion. Many businesses are missing an important marketing tool by not having a company LinkedIn page. Whether you work for a large company or own your own small business, a company LinkedIn … Continue reading “The Benefits of Having A Company LinkedIn Page”

5 Tips to Hook Your Reader with a Persuasive LinkedIn Summary Section

Did you know that after the headline section, LinkedIn Summary is the second most widely-read section on your profile? Furthermore, studies show readers spend a majority of their total time focused solely on this section. THE BOTTOM LINE? If you don’t hook the reader with a persuasive LinkedIn Summary Section your chances are slim that … Continue reading “5 Tips to Hook Your Reader with a Persuasive LinkedIn Summary Section”

How to Write Articles for LinkedIn

LinkedIn has now opened its publishing platform to all users, and it would definitely help them to showcase their own content and enhance their credibility. Unfortunately, several contributors are still having issues making this thing work and gaining that visibility that every article needs to thrive. Without any doubt, LinkedIn is an excellent forum to … Continue reading “How to Write Articles for LinkedIn”

Developing Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

As the growing number of people are making a committed effort to find their place in the online community, the rules are changing and the environment is becoming more competitive. In such a context, platforms like LinkedIn are starting to play an even bigger role on the global labor market. In a nutshell, LinkedIn is … Continue reading “Developing Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn”

1 Billion Extra People Noticing Your LinkedIn Profile

  In Stanley Kubrick’s cult classic 2001: A Space Odyssey, humans leapt forward from cave-dwelling apes eating shrubs for survival to space dwellers exploring the moon and Jupiter for a living. The impetus? The arrival of a mysterious new monolith. Recently, the monolith known as Microsoft purchased LinkedIn. The deal, which won’t be final until … Continue reading “1 Billion Extra People Noticing Your LinkedIn Profile”

Strategies For Your LinkedIn Profile When You Are Unemployed

You find yourself unemployed. What do you put on your LinkedIn Profile? Do you announce your availability or would doing so reduce your attractiveness as a candidate? Fortunately, you have several strategic options. As you consider the options that follow, the primary consideration is this: How would a HR recruiter or hiring executive react to … Continue reading “Strategies For Your LinkedIn Profile When You Are Unemployed”

Will a LinkedIn Premium Membership offer a Strong ROI on your Job Search?

As LinkedIn continues to evolve and the site continues to grow, plans and user offerings are likely to continue evolving to meet the needs of its diverse membership. In my experience as a Professional Resume and LinkedIn profile writer who has helped clients leverage LinkedIn to its fullest and successfully land interviews, I’ve learned that … Continue reading “Will a LinkedIn Premium Membership offer a Strong ROI on your Job Search?”