Setting up your LinkedIn Profile? Here's how to ensure your photo gives the right impression to employers and recruiters.
After seeing too many inappropriate executive photos on LinkedIn, I have to ask: What message are you trying to send with your headshot?
Wondering why everyone else is getting great results off LinkedIn – while you’re waiting for your turn? I don't know you, but I'll take a guess – your photo is probably terrible. How could I possibly know this? I’ve talked too often with the frustrated job seeker who, disenchanted with LinkedIn, says he or she … Continue reading Is Your LinkedIn Photo a Joke?
Putting your best foot forward on LinkedIn? Not if you're hunting through your phone or searching family pictures for your avatar. If your photo doesn't enhance your credibility, it CAN hurt your job search. This especially true if you're posting any old photo without giving it serious thought. These items should NOT take center stage … Continue reading 4 Things I Shouldn’t See In Your LinkedIn Photo
As a job search coach and executive resume writer, I’m consistently astounded at the ways job seekers can stand in their own way of landing the perfect position. Nothing exemplifies this better than the LinkedIn photo. You might find putting your headshot on a public forum to be daunting. However, if you’ve resorted to using … Continue reading 7 LinkedIn Photos That Can Keep You From Landing a Job