Posted on June 27, 2020
“I’d like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn.” This is the default message that is sent to a prospective connection and often gets your request ignored; using this LinkedIn invitation message is one of the biggest mistakes you can make when you’re looking to network on LinkedIn.
Posted on October 3, 2019
If you’re conducting a job search, chances are you’ve been asked for your LinkedIn URL. Here's why using the default URL that LinkedIn assigned to your profile isn’t the best option, and why you need a custom LinkedIn URL.
Posted on January 12, 2019
There are many telltale signs that you’re an older job seeker. That by itself is not a bad thing. You just don’t want to be filtered out by the initial resume screening staff and lose the opportunity to demonstrate your talents and skills.
Posted on January 17, 2017
You’ve got an active job search, you’ve got an account on every social media platform, your resume is updated and sent and your finger is paused above the mouse button ready to open all those responses from potential employers. And there is complete silence.
Posted on December 3, 2016
You’re in the market for a new position, and you know LinkedIn is a great place to find new jobs and connect with recruiters. How do you indicate that you’re open to new opportunities, if you’re currently employed or don’t want to seem desperate?