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?”

Episode 030- Expert Series – Brian Howard from The Motivated Job Search

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 42:41 — 24.4MB)Subscribe to The CareerMetis Podcast iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFor This Episode of The Expert Series – we will be learning from Brian Howard from The Motivated Job Search. Guest Introduction Brian Howard is an Executive … Continue reading “Episode 030- Expert Series – Brian Howard from The Motivated Job Search”

4 Easy Ways to Increase Your Profile Views on LinkedIn

If your goal is to generate attention (particularly from recruiters), a stagnant LinkedIn profile or one merely up to date is not likely to get you far. The chances of your LinkedIn profile reaping rewards exponentially increase if you remain active. In addition to targeting companies and people to include in your network for outreach, … Continue reading “4 Easy Ways to Increase Your Profile Views on LinkedIn”

10 Differences Between a Resume and a LinkedIn Profile You Should Know About

There has been a lot of talk among the recruiting experts on whether traditional resume isn’t becoming outdated in the age of Linkedin. Without a doubt, we live in the world of social media and even the professional sphere couldn’t escape this trend. Needless to say, LinkedIn has changed the job search as well as … Continue reading “10 Differences Between a Resume and a LinkedIn Profile You Should Know About”