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LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies

LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies

  • Author: Donna Serdula
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 111928709X
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 336
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Optimize your LinkedIn profile—and get results Your LinkedIn profile is essentially a platform to shape how others see you, highlight your abilities, products, or services, and explain how your work impacts lives. Yet many people simply copy and paste their resume and expect job offers and networking opportunities to start rolling in—but that isn't how it works. LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies shows you how to create a profile that enhances your personal brand, controls how others see you, and shapes a successful future for your career. Whether your goal is job search, branding, reputation management, or sales, people are Googling you—and your LinkedIn profile is more often than not their first point of contact. With a focus on who you are, the value you deliver, and the culture you cultivate, the profile you'll create with the help of this guide will make that first connection a positive one—giving you a better chance to see results. Create a powerful LinkedIn profile Discover your personal keywords Showcase your experience and accomplishments Be seen on the world's largest professional social network You never get a second chance to make a great first impression, and LinkedIn Profile Optimization For Dummies helps to ensure you're presenting yourself in the best possible light.

LinkedIn Makeover

LinkedIn Makeover

Professional Secrets to a POWERFUL LinkedIn Profile

  • Author: Donna Serdula
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780988666504
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 200
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Learn how to optimize your LinkedIn profile so you can impress your network and get found on LinkedIn. This easy to read and fun book walks you through building an impressive LinkedIn profile. Chock full of examples, LinkedIn Makeover: Professional Secrets to a POWERFUL LinkedIn Profile is your one stop resource to learn how to optimize your LinkedIn profile so you can look good and get FOUND on LinkedIn.

LinkedIn For Dummies

LinkedIn For Dummies

  • Author: Joel Elad
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119469910
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 384
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Make LinkedIn your number one professional branding tool LinkedIn is the premiere social network for professionals looking to discover new opportunities, enhance personal branding, connect with other professionals, and make career advancements. With LinkedIn For Dummies, you’ll have step-by-step instructions on how to take advantage of the latest tools and features to do all of this and more. This book will teach you how to create an attractive profile that employers will notice, as well as ways to expand your network by making connections around the globe. You'll also learn how to best navigate the new user interface, write recommendations, take a course with LinkedIn Learning, and conduct your job search. Create an appealing, detailed profile Establish your credibility and personal brand Connect with employers and find jobs Request and write recommendations Whether you’re one of LinkedIn’s 500 million global members or brand new to the site, this authoritative resource helps you get the most out of the world’s largest professional network.

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies

Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies

  • Author: Joshua Waldman
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118678575
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 384
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Harness social media to land your dream job For anyone looking for a first job, exploring a career change, or just setting up for future success, social media sites are proven platforms for facilitating connections, demonstrating passions and interests, and ultimately landing the job. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies enables you to harness the power of the Internet to research and identify job opportunities, and then create a strategy for securing a position. Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies features in-depth coverage of topics such as: creating effective online profiles and resumes to sell your strengths; maintaining your online reputation and understanding electronic etiquette; using the power of personal branding and building your brand online; avoiding common pitfalls, such as jumping into filling out a social media profile without a strategy; getting to know Twitter, the only real-time job board with literally thousands of jobs posted daily; using social media sites to uncover opportunities in the "hidden job market" ahead of the competition; and much more. Takes the mystery out of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Offers advice on how to brand yourself online Includes coverage of the latest changes to social platforms and websites If you're a recent graduate, changing careers, or have been away from the job-search scene for a while, turn to the trusted guidance and expert insight of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies.

How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile

How to Write a KILLER LinkedIn Profile

And 18 Mistakes to Avoid

  • Author: Brenda Bernstein
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780996299602
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 214
  • View: 1830
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Are you getting the results that you want from your LinkedIn® profile? If not, this book is for you. Brenda Bernstein provides you with 18 detailed strategies and writing tips, plus 7 bonus tips, that will teach you how to get found on LinkedIn®, and how to keep people reading after they find you. Using LinkedIn® to its full potential can lead you to results you never imagined.

LinkedIn for Personal Branding

LinkedIn for Personal Branding

The Ultimate Guide

  • Author: Sandra Long
  • Publisher: Hybrid Global Publishing
  • ISBN: 1938015444
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 174
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Your online presence matters more than ever in today’s global workplace. Professionals are logging-in to LinkedIn in record numbers, so your profile needs to represent you in the best possible light before and after a meeting or interview. LinkedIn For Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the leading strategic guidebook that most uniquely connects personal branding to the LinkedIn platform. Long’s book provides a comprehensive view of personal branding using LinkedIn’s profile, content sharing, and thought leadership capabilities. Additionally, Long has assembled a useful set of “How To” advice links that are available on a companion website. The website provides many resource pages and links related to each chapter. LinkedIn for Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the ONLY LinkedIn book available that will do all of this for the reader: • Provide an integrated personal branding and LinkedIn strategy needed for today’s professionals – in a Full Color book. • Provide additional “how to” elements in a companion website so you can click over to see detailed instructions and keep updated. • Provide dozens of examples and case studies from real LinkedIn users. • Provide several “personas” and other prompts to help you write the best possible summary. LinkedIn For Personal Branding will help you to: • Select and prioritize the best personal brand attributes for you, your career and business. • Be considered for more strategic assignments and business opportunities. • Create an authentic, personal, and impressive profile that demonstrates expertise without appearing to brag. • Consider all the ways you can demonstrate your personal brand –both offline and online- and how they work together. • Be found online > increase the likelihood of being contacted by recruiters and sales prospects. • Select the most memorable words, images, skills, and links. • Learn best practices for each profile section ( and also see real examples). • Write the most strategic and impactful headline and summary. • Give and receive more endorsements and recommendations. • Become a thought leader. • Find and Share content with your network . • Blog using the LinkedIn Publisher functionality. • Leverage LinkedIn Groups and Company pages. • Measure your progress. • And much more. This book is perfect for anyone interested in developing their personal brand using LinkedIn to propel their career or business opportunities.

How to REALLY use LinkedIn

How to REALLY use LinkedIn

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Step by Step Publishing
  • ISBN: 9081188631
  • Category:
  • Page: 187
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How to Write a Stellar Executive Resume

How to Write a Stellar Executive Resume

50 Tips to Reaching Your Job Target

  • Author: Brenda Bernstein
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
  • ISBN: 1510729305
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 120
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How to Write a Stellar Executive Resume is a step-by-step guide that empowers readers to create an effective and stand out from the crowd as a top candidate for an executive position. Brenda Bernstein, a Certified Executive Resume Master and author of the #1 Bestseller How to Write a Killer LinkedIn Profile, shares the tips and tricks she’s learned from more than two decades of helping job seekers get connected with the right position. Readers will discover: • The importance of knowing the target audience and how to best connect with them • Key social media tips for spreading the word about their skills and experiences • Why good ol’ cover letters are important, and how to use them effectively • Power verbs to use, and words to avoid • Samples of successful resumes For many executives conducting a job search, it may have been quite a while since they were last “looking.” It’s easier than ever to apply for a job – and as a result, there’s a lot of competition for a limited number of openings. There’s a lot to learn about the recruiting world we live in, and the best ways to use the tools at our disposal. This book provides practical, proven, up-to-date best practices for creating an effective executive resume that gets results.

LinkedIn Sales Navigator For Dummies

LinkedIn Sales Navigator For Dummies

  • Author: Perry van Beek
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119427754
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 240
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Make selling a social affair! The ABCs of sales have changed. It's no longer: A-Always, B-Be, C-Closing. The new way of selling is: A-Always, B-Be, C-Contributing to your buyer's journey. Social selling is an effective way to engage with your customer, and the world's most powerful social selling tool for any B2B sales professional is LinkedIn Sales Navigator. It allows you to gain access to more leads, more InMail, and data to track your efforts. With the help of LinkedIn Sales Navigator For Dummies, you'll learn how to write effective InMail messages and engage with prospects on the world's most successful professional networking site. Along with utilizing those features, you'll also benefit from access to full profiles outside of your network, guidance on how to best optimize your own profile for sales opportunities, and much more. Use lead recommendations to get in front of the right buyer Analyze your social selling efforts with real-time data Reach more leads with customized InMail messages Save 30 - 60 minutes a day previously spent on acquisitions If you're a B2B sales professional who is new to LinkedIn Sales Navigator, this is the one-stop resource you can't be without.

How to Build the Ultimate Linkedin Profile in Under an Hour

How to Build the Ultimate Linkedin Profile in Under an Hour

Boost Your Branding

  • Author: Andrew Macarthy
  • Publisher: CreateSpace
  • ISBN: 9781492291138
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 80
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Want to Further Your Career or Find A New Job on LinkedIn?With over 200 million members, LinkedIn is the world's biggest professional social network, and fast becoming the destination for employers to find new workers, and for professionals to showcase their expertise, make new connections, and find fresh career opportunities. In "How To Build the ULTIMATE LinkedIn Profile In Under An Hour," you'll learn the simple steps and secret strategies you need to take your LinkedIn profile from ordinary to irresistible in next to no time. Take Your LinkedIn Experience to the NEXT Level... Many people who join LinkedIn cobble together a profile in a few minutes and never touch it again - they are missing out! The people who spend a short time to learn how to harness the true power of LinkedIn are getting found by more recruiters and customers, developing loyal relationships, and significantly furthering their careers. DISCOVER INSIDE: 5 Ways To Write A Captivating LinkedIn Professional Headline And Make An Awesome First Impression How to Choose The Right Profile Photo to Capture Your Intended Audience, And Optimize It to Be Found In Search 9 Secrets to Writing A Compelling LinkedIn Summary: Being Your Own Brand Ambassador 7 Ways to Optimize Your LinkedIn Experience Section For Maximum Impact and Exposure How to Populate Additional LinkedIn Sections And How to Re-Order All Sections By Importance How to Add Skills & Expertise to Your LinkedIn Profile, And How to Find the Best Ones to List How to Encourage Endorsements to Showcase Your Skills and Expertise How to Edit Your Contact Info and Customize the Website Text Links to Your Blog, Website, Portfolio, etc. How to Choose A Custom LinkedIn URL, e.g linkedin.com/yourname How to Add Interactive Media Samples to Your Profile: Show Off Your Work and WOW Prospects How to Promote Your LinkedIn Profile Online and Offline: Widgets, E-mail Signatures, and Real World Marketing How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Visible And Appealing to Non-Members: Customize How Your Public Profile Appears in Search How to Make Your Profile Eye-Catching In LinkedIn Search With Bullet Points, Stars, and Other Special Characters 3 Quick And Easy Ways to Start to Grow Your LinkedIn Network How to Use Activity Updates and LinkedIn Signal to Spread Your Name and Expertise to Connections and the Wider LinkedIn Community How to Craft Killer LinkedIn Connection Invites in Three Simple Steps How to Encourage Quality Recommendations: Priceless Testimonials From Colleagues and Friends How to Use LinkedIn Groups to Grow Your Connections And Become An Authority Figure In Your Profession Currently Unemployed? What to Put in Your Headline, Summary, and Current Position Sections How to Find A New Job on LinkedIn (And How to Keep Your Search Secret From Your Current Employer!) LinkedIn Premium Memberships: What Are They And Are They Worth The Money? How to Export Your LinkedIn Profile to PDF to Save it from Lost Data Mishaps Top Online Tools to Manage Your LinkedIn Profile and Analyze Its Effectiveness For less than the cost of a cup of coffee, learn advanced LinkedIn techniques that could mean thousands of dollars to you or your business in future! Scroll back up and click "Buy" now!

LinkedIn In 30 Minutes (2nd Edition)

LinkedIn In 30 Minutes (2nd Edition)

How to Create a Rock-solid LinkedIn Profile and Build Connections that Matter

  • Author: Angela Rose
  • Publisher: I30 Media Corporation
  • ISBN: 9781641880138
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 104
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If you're serious about taking your career to the next level, you need to be on LinkedIn. In LinkedIn In 30 Minutes (2nd Edition), author Angela Rose will show you how to make a rock-solid LinkedIn profile and expand your network. Whether you want to find a new job or advance your career, this guide can be the blueprint for a supercharged LinkedIn strategy. It includes sections on:* LinkedIn registration and basic profile setup* Nine critical LinkedIn profile elements* Six additional profile elements you should include * Why keywords are so important for your profile* How to improve a basic profile* How to address unemployment on LinkedIn* Real-world examples of successful profiles* How to connect with other people on LinkedIn* Crafting personalized connection invitations* Stranger danger on LinkedIn* Other ways to get noticed on LinkedIn* Best practices for using LinkedIn's search engine* Participation strategies for LinkedIn Groups * Five ways to find a job on LinkedIn * InMail and other paid LinkedIn services* How to turn off LinkedIn notificationsThe revised edition of LinkedIn In 30 Minutes is for people who are new to LinkedIn, as well as those who have created basic profiles and now want to take their LinkedIn efforts to the next level. While LinkedIn In 30 Minutes is not intended to be a comprehensive guide, it provides a solid foundation of registration basics, critical profile elements, and networking best practices that can help you land a new job or advance your career. The guide is easy to approach -- it's filled with step-by-step instructions written in plain English and a touch of humor. There are lots of screenshots and best practices that you can use to turn an uninspiring profile into a winner!

LinkedIn Marketing

LinkedIn Marketing

An Hour a Day

  • Author: Viveka von Rosen
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118461347
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 384
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A step-by-step guide for succeeding on the for ''business'' social media network LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day helps you create, customize, and optimize a presence on LinkedIn, the world's largest social network for professionals. In this detailed, step-by-step book, LinkedIn expert Viveka von Rosen reveals how to use this powerful platform to ensure that you or your company get noticed by the right audience. Discover previously undocumented tips and tricks for community growth and management, including how to best use Groups, events, and other LinkedIn features and applications. Offers a complete resource for anyone who wants to market and recruit on the world's largest professional network Features hands-on tutorials, case studies, examples, tips, and tactics Reveals how to monitor and maintain a vibrant LinkedIn presence Includes effective tactics for recruiters, job seekers, and entrepreneurs, as well as legal, real estate, and nonprofit professionals Incorporates an exploration of the LinkedIn advertising platform, API, and mobile platform This soup-to-nuts guidebook for tackling every stage of the LinkedIn process ensures your online presence will get noticed.

The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success

The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success

Kick-start Your Business, Brand, and Job Search

  • Author: Wayne Breitbarth
  • Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group
  • ISBN: 1608324338
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 207
  • View: 9465
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Describes how to navigate the business networking site, covering how to create a effective personal profile to find a job, customer, or opportunity.

Social Collaboration For Dummies

Social Collaboration For Dummies

  • Author: David F. Carr
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118658531
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 384
  • View: 3089
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Realize the potential of social collaboration in business with this easy-to-understand guide Social media have proven to be an engaging and addictive mode of communication and information gathering for users on a personal level. However, by applying that same philosophy, a corporate collaboration system that employs social technologies could potentially get employees more involved in running an efficient and effective business. This fun and friendly guide shows you exactly how to put social networking to work in order to achieve business goals. Taking you beyond just the features and tools of social collaboration, the book focuses on where and how social collaboration principles and technologies can be applied in order to enhance the performance of an organization, regardless of how big or small it may be. Helps businesses understand how to introduce social collaboration practices into their organizations in order to create the results they are seeking Details ways to transform a business into a social business by using social collaboration technologies Provides case studies that exemplify ways in which business can engage and learn in social collaboration Social Collaboration For Dummies is an ideal introductory guide for anyone looking to use social collaboration to lead to improvements in productivity, organizational agility, innovation, and employee engagement.

YouMap: Find Yourself. Blaze Your Path. Show the World!

YouMap: Find Yourself. Blaze Your Path. Show the World!

  • Author: Kristin Sherry
  • Publisher: Black Rose Writing
  • ISBN: 1684331439
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 256
  • View: 5716
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The first all-in-one book of its kind, YouMap®: Find Yourself. Blaze Your Path. Show the World! provides you with a real-world tested step-by-step process to achieve career clarity and execute a winning job search. Kristin Sherry’s proven career coaching process is placed in your hands along with the expertise of career services professionals Patricia Edwards, Kerri Twigg, Brian Brandt, Kamara Toffolo, Lisa Jones, and Donna Serdula, author of LinkedIn Profile Optimization for Dummies. Discover the four pillars of career satisfaction, determine your next best career move, and confidently explain your value in your networking conversations, cover letters, resume, LinkedIn profile, and job interviews!

Marketing Automation For Dummies

Marketing Automation For Dummies

  • Author: Mathew Sweezey
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118772229
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 312
  • View: 5785
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Offers guidance for using marketing automation technology to define, schedule, segment, and track marketing campaigns, beginning with what marketing automation is and how to get started with the right solution.

The 2-Hour Job Search

The 2-Hour Job Search

Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster

  • Author: Steve Dalton
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press
  • ISBN: 1607741717
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 240
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A job-search manual that gives career seekers a systematic, tech-savvy formula to efficiently and effectively target potential employers and secure the essential first interview. The 2-Hour Job Search shows job-seekers how to work smarter (and faster) to secure first interviews. Through a prescriptive approach, Dalton explains how to wade through the Internet’s sea of information and create a job-search system that relies on mainstream technology such as Excel, Google, LinkedIn, and alumni databases to create a list of target employers, contact them, and then secure an interview—with only two hours of effort. Avoiding vague tips like “leverage your contacts,” Dalton tells job-hunters exactly what to do and how to do it. This empowering book focuses on the critical middle phase of the job search and helps readers bring organization to what is all too often an ineffectual and frustrating process.

Successful Time Management For Dummies

Successful Time Management For Dummies

  • Author: Dirk Zeller
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118982673
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 384
  • View: 9742
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Incorporate effective time management and transform your life If you always feel like there's not enough time in the day to get everything accomplished, Successful Time Management For Dummies is the resource that can help change your workday and your life. Filled with insights into how the most successful people manage distractions, fight procrastination, and optimize their workspace, this guide provides an in-depth look at the specific steps you can use to take back those precious hours and minutes to make more of your workday and your leisure time. Modern life is packed with commitments that take up time and energy. But by more effectively managing time and cutting out unnecessary and unproductive activities, you really can do more with less. In this complete guide to time management, you'll find out how to manage email effectively, cut down on meetings and optimize facetime, use technology wisely, maximize your effectiveness during travel, and much more. Find out how to accomplish more at work and in life, all in less time Organize your professional life and workspace for optimal productivity Learn to put an end to procrastination and successfully handle interruptions Get specific insights into time management in various functions, from administration professionals to executives If you're looking to take back your time and ramp up your productivity, Successful Time Management For Dummies is the resource to help get your there in a hurry.

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2018

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2018

A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

  • Author: Richard N. Bolles
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press
  • ISBN: 0399579656
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 368
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With more than 10 million copies sold in 28 countries, the world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2018 and tailors Richard Bolles's long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers. In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than ever. Recent grads facing a tough economic landscape, workers laid off mid-career, and people searching for an inspiring work-life change all look to career guru Richard N. Bolles for support, encouragement, and advice on which job-hunt strategies work--and which don't. This revised edition combines classic elements like the famed Flower Exercise with updated tips on social media and search tactics. Bolles demystifies the entire job-search process, from writing resumes to interviewing to networking, expertly guiding job-hunters toward their dream job.

The Digital Matrix

The Digital Matrix

New Rules for Business Transformation Through Technology

  • Author: Venkat Venkatraman
  • Publisher: Greystone Books
  • ISBN: 1928055214
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 224
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Is your business ready to win in the digital future—or destined to be disrupted? Ambitious digital-driven startups are now creating and cornering new markets in every sector. And yet, most legacy businesses continue to operate by old playbooks. Most are not keeping pace with the changes in their industry, let alone leading the way—what is yours doing? The Digital Matrix will help you understand the three types of players that are shaping the new business landscape; the three phases of transformation that every firm will encounter on its journey to business reinvention; and the three winning moves that will ensure your company’s success along the way. With The Digital Matrix, you will: Learn to navigate the world of digital ecosystems. Discover ways of competing and collaborating with other companies to create and capture value. Realize how powerful machines can amplify your company’s human talent. Learn to assemble the team to experiment with new ideas, re-examine your core beliefs, and reinvent your business rulebook for the digital future. The future of every industry is digital, and that future is closer than you think. Do you understand where your business fits into the bigger picture? Are you ready to maximize your opportunities? Packed with current case studies and practical experience-based advice, The Digital Matrix shows you how to rethink your business model from the outside in, assemble the right team for the journey ahead, and make bold strategic choices along the three phases of digital transformation. Your company's future depends on its ability to harness digital technology. Don't wait!