Why Select the LinkedIn Option to Compliment Your Resume?
Your LinkedIn profile is your public resume and drives passive engagement with recruiters and hiring managers. It is an investment that drives ROI and offers a way to sell yourself for your dream job once the resume is received and background research begins. You control the information your target audience views, and your profile drives the perception required to seal the deal.
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking platform, with over 830 million members. It is a powerful tool that can be used to connect with potential employers, learn about new job opportunities, and build your professional brand.
LinkedIn is the Professional’s Networking site and your image matters. Professionally branding your image is critical for boosting your career development and advancement. Perception is reality and you need to control the information that people see about you. We will enhance the best details of your professional history and minimize the unnecessary clutter that can be preventing your success.
Your LinkedIn profile is a key part of your professional identity. It is a digital resume that showcases your skills, experience, and accomplishments. LinkedIn is a powerful tool that can be used to connect with potential employers, learn about new job opportunities, and build your professional brand. By taking the time to create a strong LinkedIn profile and connect with potential employers, you can increase your chances of landing your dream job.
LinkedIn is the #1 site for new job searches. The data is as follows:
- 87%+ of recruiters use LinkedIn to source new candidates for jobs.
- Over 50% of companies leverage LinkedIn as their primary resource for talent management and hiring strategies.
- There are over 830 million LinkedIn users worldwide.
- 94%+ of recruiters utilize LinkedIn to vet job candidates.
Your LinkedIn profile is analyzed by the ATS before accepting the resume to ensure your information aligns with the job description/keywords. It is vital to have a fully updated LinkedIn profile when using LinkedIn to source and apply for positions. LinkedIn provides job recommendations and adjusts your search and shared content based on the information listed on your profile. Having your LinkedIn profile fully optimized creates a multifaceted approach towards the job search and generates more opportunities with less effort.
Here are some of the benefits of having a well-optimized LinkedIn profile:
- Increased visibility to recruiters and hiring managers. A well-optimized LinkedIn profile will help you stand out from the competition and attract the attention of potential employers.
- Improved chances of getting hired. A study by LinkedIn found that job seekers with a strong LinkedIn profile are 21 times more likely to be hired than those without one.
- Greater access to networking opportunities. LinkedIn is a great platform for connecting with people in your industry and building relationships that can help you advance your career.
- Enhanced professional development. LinkedIn offers a variety of resources and tools that can help you stay up-to-date on industry trends and learn new skills.
Here are a few tips for creating a strong LinkedIn profile:
- Make sure your profile is up-to-date. Include your current job title, company, and contact information.
- Use keywords throughout your profile. This will help potential employers find you when they are searching for candidates.
- Highlight your skills and experience. Use strong action verbs and specific examples to describe your work.
- Get recommendations from your colleagues. Recommendations from people you have worked with can help to validate your skills and experience.
- Share relevant content. Share articles, blog posts, and other content that is relevant to your industry. This will help you to establish yourself as a thought leader in your field.
- Join groups and participate in discussions. This is a great way to connect with other professionals in your field and learn about new opportunities.
- Follow companies you are interested in working for. This will help you to stay up-to-date on their latest news and job openings.
Our LinkedIn Profile Optimization service includes the following:
- A winning professional bio (2,600 characters) that introduces and highlights your expertise and achievements, along with targeted keywords and phrases to attract the right recruiters and hiring managers to secure new opportunities (public and private).
- An optimized headline (220 characters) with the proper keywords.
- Action-focused bullet points in each experience section that will increase your profile ranking in LinkedIn’s Recruiter search tool.
- Development and endorsement of all 50 professional skills.
- Connection with LinkedIn’s Top Groups to boost your professional engagements.
- Customized URL and Correction of all technical issues.
LinkedIn Profile Optimization Process:
LinkedIn Profile Optimization is a comprehensive service that will help you to create a LinkedIn profile that stands out from the competition and attracts the attention of potential employers.
- The content will be initially and comprehensively developed offline using a customized approach and detailed process.
- You will receive the first draft document for review and feedback.
- Based on your feedback, all necessary updates will be applied to ensure 100% accuracy.
- A temporary password will then be required, which I will use to go into your profile and make everything completely private for security and privacy reasons so no updates or profile access are available.
- All of the on-page optimization will then be completed from start to finish.
- You will be immediately contacted upon completion for the final review.
- Once your confirmation is received that everything is ready to go live, your profile will then be made public, all of your skills will be endorsed, and your profile will be connected with the top groups to maximize your networking capabilities.
Ready to take your career to the next level? Select the LinkedIn profile optimization package and let’s begin the journey together.