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LinkedIn isn’t just another social media site. It hosts over 50 million companies. Every 7 seconds, someone gets hired on LinkedIn! In 2020, Forbes Magazine reported that 95% of recruiters used LinkedIn. It allows you to connect with employers and companies that will help you get your next job. Your headline and photo are the first things recruiters will see when viewing your profile. It’s their first impression of you, and you want to make it great.
With a mass influx of people applying for jobs, it’s super-important-to-critical to stand out in this sea of bland and basic. In 2023, 49 million people used LinkedIn to search for jobs every week! Is it any wonder you haven’t gotten a single call back after hours and hours of filling out online job applications? Sadly, most online applications are read by bots rather than humans. The good news is that LinkedIn is a search engine like Google.
A well-crafted LinkedIn profile using industry-relevant keywords will help recruiters find you. It’s a game-changer. It puts the controller back in your hands. In the next episode, we’ll show you how to create a stellar LinkedIn profile that gets you noticed by the right people!
Hot Tip # 1Simply adding a professional-looking head shot makes your profile 14x more likely to be viewed!
Hot Tip # 2We are here to help you every step of the way. Lucky for you, we have a PrivateLinkedIn Membership Community dedicated to that! So, make sure you join us there and share your “hits” and “misses.” We’re all in this together!