The Do’s and Dont’s Of Creating A Stellar LinkedIn Profile

May 23, 2013  |  
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How does your LinkedIn profile look? You do have one, right?

The truth of the matter is some people put in the necessary energy to create an above-average LinkedIn page while others just fill out the minimum requirements to skirt by. You may think it’s just another social media page, but honestly, it can be your connection to a new job opportunity or collaboration in the very near future.

For those who aren’t familiar, you’re in trouble. LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network that boasts 225 million members across 200 countries and territories. Their mission is to provide users with the tools necessary to be more successful. Businesses and individuals alike utilize LinkedIn as a way of branding themselves and possibly creating new partnerships and ventures. There are professional forums, job postings and plenty of opportunities to connect yourself with the higher-ups at companies you typically could not reach under normal circumstances.

Now are you interested in LinkedIn? Well if you are, you are going to need a profile that will knock viewers’ socks off. Here are some tips to creating a stellar LinkedIn profile.

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