LinkedIn is a powerful networking and job search tool. A completed, professional LinkedIn profile that highlights your key skills, experience and expertise will make you more attractive to employers and recruiters.
In fact, research shows that many employers and recruiters look at LinkedIn profiles before choosing to advertise job roles or make hiring decisions. Therefore, it’s essential that your profile is selling you effectively and allowing career opportunities to find you.
Here are some top tips to help boost your LinkedIn profile:
Key Skills and Endorsements
List the skills that you would search for when looking for opportunities.
Ask colleagues, managers, clients and stakeholders to provide recommendations to strengthen your profile. Recommendations that reference your capabilities can increase your credibility as a candidate for certain roles.
Groups and Companies
This article was written by the career coaching experts at Renovo.
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