How to Write a Powerful LinkedIn Headline That Gets You Noticed

Learning how to write a powerful LinkedIn profile headline is a must for your digital footprint. Without it, you might be overlooked for your next leadership role, next business deal, or even your next speaking opportunity. Let me explain why and how. As a LinkedIn profile writer, I spend my days creating powerful personal brands […]

How to Pick the Right Keywords for Your LinkedIn Headline

The LinkedIn headline keywords are extremely important. LinkedIn headline ideas can be tough to brainstorm and having a LinkedIn profile became vital about 3 or 4 years ago (Wendi Weiner, The Writing Guru quoted in Entrepreneur Magazine). More than 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source out job candidates, and there are more than 500 million […]

Why Your LinkedIn Profile is More Compelling Than Your Resume

The first time I heard about LinkedIn was back in 2008. I had a profile, but like you, I didn’t do much with it. It wasn’t until LinkedIn reached popularity in the last five years that I truly began to see the value in it. Of course its value skyrocketed when I learned as a […]

Redefining Your Focus During the Summer

Summer has officially started. The heat is being turned up, family vacations are starting, and suddenly there is a striking realization that 2016 is halfway over. Perhaps you are sitting on the beach right now sipping on a delicious cocktail reading this article. Are you where you thought you would be? Are you feeling stuck? Are you […]

The Top 5 Ways to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has become the filet mignon of social networking.  We now have the ability to network and connect with talented professionals from all over the world. We also have the ability to create professional branding to market our skills to various persons of interest.  Recruiters and companies use LinkedIn to spy on potential job candidates and CEOs use […]

Why You Need a LinkedIn Profile in 2018

Very recently, while writing a resume and cover letter for a client, I was asked, “Do I really need a LinkedIn profile?” The answer is YES. Do not stop. Do not pass “Go.” Do not collect $200.  Get your LinkedIn profile up and running today. Here are some facts and statistics about LinkedIn: Total number […]