Human Resource Professionals vs. LinkedIn
Many human resource professionals and hiring managers go on LinkedIn when seeking additional information about a prospective candidate. Whether they want to view your photograph, analyze your writing style, see how you view yourself as professional or simply find additional facts about your background and experiences, they will more than likely check you out on-line.
Your LinkedIn Summary as a Marketing Tool
Consider your LinkedIn summary the one job search marketing tool that puts your application on top of the pile. I will do my best to ensure that your LinkedIn profile summary portrays you as the professional that you are. A professionally written summary will highlight your background and skills in a creative manner and entice the hiring manager to want to read further. It will improve your chances of landing that all important interview.
A Profile Summary that Stand out Among the Pack
You don’t want a recruiter to skip right past your summary because they don’t see what they are looking for early on in the 1st paragraph. I am an expert at wording your summary with expression that tells your story with interesting and creative language. My writing style will introduce a summary that stands out – not blend in with the crowd!
Your LinkedIn Summary may become the most important tool in your portfolio. If the job selection is between yourself and one other individual – you want to ensure that this document will give you that winning edge and that the hiring manager will select you and not your competition.