How To Target Recruiters Scanning Online Professional Profiles

With so many recruiters looking for their next employees on professional and social networking sites, it’s important that your headline describing who…

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4 Ways To Make Your Online Profile Young & Hip (Even When You’re Not)

Sometimes the best way to look more youthful when you’re on the job hunt is to slim down. We’re not suggesting a…

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6 Ways To Freshen Up Your Online Profile For Fall

Change is good. And changing things up on your online profile can attract attention, whether it’s a recruiter or an angel investor…

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5 Reasons Your Online Profile Is More Valuable Than Your Resume

Last month, my fellow Glassdoor blogger Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter wrote why job seekers and employees shouldn’t place more importance on a LinkedIn profile…

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5 Reasons Your Resume Is More Valuable Than Your Online Professional Profile

Do you wish there was a one-stop resume shop online? Maybe you could just type in a URL, enter a few bullets…

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Why Just Joining LinkedIn Is Not Enough

If you’re like many job hunters today, you’ve heard the buzz about LinkedIn as a must-use job hunting tool that can help…

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How To Add Sections & Applications To Enhance Your LinkedIn Profile

In a prior post, I wrote about The Value of Writing a LinkedIn Profile That’s Different From Your Resume. In that article,…

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The Value Of Writing A LinkedIn Profile That's Different From Your Resume

An executive job seeker recently inquired: “How important do you think it is for me to have a LinkedIn profile?” I replied:…

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SEO Your LinkedIn Profile For Greater Exposure

We’ve praised LinkedIn’s capabilities as a networking tool many times, and we’re not alone. It seems that almost every career-oriented website out…

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7 Phrases To Delete From Your LinkedIn Profile

An interesting practice seems to have cropped up among self-written social media profiles, where the phrases that have been taboo on resumes…

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How To Ask For & Get Online Recommendations

As a job hunter, having recommendations available online is a really valuable thing. Most employers do some level of online background checking.…

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5 Signs Your LinkedIn Profile Is Effective

Optimizing your LinkedIn profile to improve visibility is an important strategy when positioning yourself for short- and long-term career growth. LinkedIn is…

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