Posts In: LinkedIn

[DARE #4] Get Unstuck – Start a LinkedIn Conversation

October 19, 2014 LinkedIn, Work-Life Balance

Last week I asked you to “ask for more.” The rationale behind that dare was three-fold, to get you to: Think through what you might...

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Who Else Wants a Great LinkedIn Summary?

May 13, 2014 LinkedIn

Have you ever noticed the difference between a good LinkedIn profile and a great one? Both have most, if not all, of the sections filled...

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LinkedIn Challenge TIP 5: How to Take Back Control of Your Digital Reputation‏

November 7, 2013 LinkedIn

How can you easily impact your “professional brand” via LinkedIn? Let’s continue the ultimate LinkedIn Challenge. But first, here’s a brief recap of the LinkedIn Challenge...

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LinkedIn Challenge TIP 4: Find the Keywords that Hiring Managers are Searching

November 6, 2013 LinkedIn

How can you read the minds of hiring managers and use this knowledge to become more “findable” via LinkedIn? Let’s continue the ultimate LinkedIn challenge....

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LinkedIn Challenge TIP 3: How to Fill In the LinkedIn Experience Section‏

November 1, 2013 LinkedIn

Do you wonder if you should just copy and paste your resume on LinkedIn? Let’s continue the ultimate LinkedIn challenge. Open for TIP #3. Let’s...

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Change Your Career Outlook by Q1 2014

October 31, 2013 Special Offers

You are back on the job market.   Perhaps, it’s been a few years since the last time you hunted for an opportunity or the...

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LinkedIn Challenge TIP 2: How to Write a Killer LinkedIn Summary‏

October 31, 2013 LinkedIn

Does your LinkedIn summary tell a good story about your accomplishments, motivations, and future interests? Has it made anyone want to meet you? Let’s continue the ultimate...

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LinkedIn Challenge TIP 1: Make your LinkedIn Headline Stand Out‏

October 30, 2013 LinkedIn

Is your LinkedIn headline drawing in the right people? Let’s begin the ultimate LinkedIn challenge. LinkedIn Challenge TIP 1 out of 5: Make your LinkedIn Headline...

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LinkedIn Challenge Starts Now!

October 26, 2013 LinkedIn

Increase your LinkedIn IQ in 5 weeks for free. See results in only 1 week. Start by joining the Ultimate LinkedIn Challenge. I am taking...

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Using Competitive Intelligence (CI) to Land a Job, as Told by a Former Insider within the CI Unit for a Fortune 500 Firm

August 12, 2013 The Job Hunt

Competitive intelligence spend is increasing among organizations on the rise. It’s proven to gain an edge on competitors, but it is not just for Fortune...

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What LinkedIn Users Ought to Know about Job References

May 24, 2013 LinkedIn

Job references still matter. Eight out of 10 HR executives consistently contact references for professional (89 percent), executive (85 percent), administrative (84 percent), and technical...

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Now You Can Explain Why You Got Laid Off Without Sabotaging Your Next Interview

January 17, 2013 Interviewing

Rumors are flying around that the editorial team at Thomson Reuters was laid-off this week, specifically those who scored lower than a four on their...

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Small Business Saturday 11/24 Offer – Empower 2-for-1 and Give to Dress for Success

November 22, 2012 Special Offers

**Update: this offer is no longer valid**   Shopping or gifting isn’t just about crossing off the items on your list, the toys and shoes...

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A Dialogue About Changing Careers between Military Veterans and Civilians

November 13, 2012 Changing Careers

Two military veterans, one career coach, and an HR executive walk into a bar… See below what those parties say about language barriers between HR...

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The Mommy Shift: A Reentry Strategy (Brief Edition)

October 26, 2012 The Job Hunt

As a working mom myself,  most of my personal relationships with other moms are now virtual. Yet, even though my mommy conversations consist of chats...

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Capitalize on LinkedIn Endorsements

September 27, 2012 LinkedIn

Your career is no place for crowdsourcing. However, through LinkedIn Endorsements your connections are now able to weigh in on your skills. The more endorsements...

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How to Secretly Use LinkedIn

September 13, 2012 LinkedIn

Wild flurries of LinkedIn activities have resulted in premature pink slips. If your boss or colleagues see signs that you are job hunting such as...

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Stop Depreciating in Value

July 6, 2012 The Job Hunt

Job hunters are like houses waiting to be sold; the longer they are on the market, the harder it is to sell them. In the...

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LinkedIn Groups: Don’t Have Regrets

June 22, 2012 LinkedIn

Stop ignoring your LinkedIn groups!  Yes, you can join up to 50 LinkedIn groups. However, don’t stop there.  Ignoring them can mean missing out on...

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