How to Fix Your LinkedIn Headline

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Never tell people what you do! Instead of using your job title, tell them what you want to do next. Learn more at http://www.kasanoff.com

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How to Fix Your LinkedIn Headline

  1. HOW TO FIX YOUR DEADLY BORING, UTTERLY FORGETTABLE LINKEDIN HEADLINE (or “Get Your Damn Title Out of Your Headline”)  limegreen367/Flickr   Bruce Kasanoff
  2. What you put in this space really matters. It helps you stand out among 400 million other LinkedIn members.
  3. YOUR JOB TITLE
  4. DON’T MAKE ‘EM THINK BE VERY CLEAR AND CONCISE
  5. DON’T BE TOO CUTE YOUR JOB IS TO GET NOTICED IN A SEARCH, NOT LAUGHED AT
  6. DON’T TELL US YOUR TITLE TELL US WHAT MAKES YOU SPECIAL
  7. Image by Carolyn Hall Young/Flickr HERE ARE SOME EXAMPLES TO GET YOU THINKING….
  8. Maquita Peters Writer, Editor, International Multimedia Journalist News Curator Facebook
  9. Larry Grimes Media and Sports Mergers & Acquisitions Executive President W.B. Grimes & Company and The Sports Advisory Group
  10. Senior Formulations Chemist Vi-Jon Akanksha Tandon Cosmetic Product Developer
  11. Enterprise Account Executive, Sales Solutions LinkedIn Justin Michael Building Social Customer Acquisition Engines in the Enterprise
  12. Founder | Director Berkshire Painting Residency Richard T. Scott Post Contemporary Painter | Coin Designer
  13. Ghostwriter/Book Doctor Self-employed writer Jodi Lipper New York Times bestselling ghostwriter, book doctor, and editorial consultant
  14. Co-Founder KathyandMo.com Kathy Caprino Int'l Career Success Consultant, Writer, Speaker & Trainer dedicated to the advancement of women in business
  15. Advisor Newpark Capital Judy Robinett Startup Funding Expert | Author of "How to Be a Power Connector" | Speaker | National Media Guest
  16. Hispanic Social Media Consultant, Interactive Marketing MassMutual Financial Group Maria T. Cabo Hispanic Social Media @MassMutual, Content Creator + Strategist, Multicultural + Integrated Marketer, English + Spanish
  17. Evangelist & Startup Advisor #SocialSelling Jill Rowley Keynote Speaker ** Social Selling Evangelist ** Startup Advisor ** Modern Marketing Expert ** Change Agent
  18. Margaret Wolfson Verbal Branding Professional and Storytelling Artist Founder + Chief Creative River + Wolf Naming and Branding
  19. Laura Good Startup Community Builder and Freelance Consultant Principal Consultant Laura Good Consulting Services
  20. Image by Carolyn Hall Young/Flickr Created by… Bruce Kasanoff Ghostwriter Kasanoff.com

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