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LinkedIn: CV/Resume Killer? No, but it is the essential turbo-boost for your career or job search

LinkedIn: CV/Resume Killer? No, but it is the essential turbo-boost for your career or job search

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    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service LinkedIn: CV/Resume killer? Ian R McAllister M.Eng MBA UK Professional Recruiter Principle, CV4.biz http://cv4.biz info@cv4.biz 0844 884 2825http://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz
    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service LinkedIn the CV/Resume Killer?• Proposal: LinkedIn is a CV/Resume killer• Assumed Conclusion: who needs a CV/Resume, when you have a LinkedIn profile?• Purpose of a CV/Resume: to get you a Telephone Interview (singular/focused)• Question: What is the purpose of a LinkedIn profile? Be found (SEO) Reconnect Networking Influence ConnectReputation Management Learn & CreateBe sold to/Bought from Oh, and act as you CV/Resumehttp://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz
    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service Job Application Chances of Success They Know You: Promotion Competition REDUCING INCREASING You Are Recommended To Them: Networking You Approach Them: Targeting They Find You: Recruitment You Apply: Job Application Search Background & Find CheckThere are five basic ways to get employed:• They Know You: Promotion, 70% chance of success• You Are Recommended To Them: Supplier, Buyer, Competitor, Head Hunting, 30%• You Approach Them: Direct targeting to 50 companies, 30%• They Find You: Recruitment, 15%• You Apply: Job Application from newspaper or jobs boards, 8% http://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz
    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service Who uses what from your LinkedIn profile?By 2011, 97% of Recruiters use LinkedIn to source and recruit new and suitable candidates Value to whom? Recruiter/Employer? Name Connections Background Check Title Connections/Sales people Search Employer Connections/Sales people Search/Background Education Connections/Friends Search/Background Recommendations Connections Search/Background Connections Background Summary (You + Sales) Connections/Sales Search/Background Positions (Up to 5 years old) Connections/Friends Search/Background Positions (Up to 7 years old) Connections/Friends Background Positions (Over 7 years old) Friends/Colleagues Interesting History Groups Connections Search/Background Contact details Sales No need…http://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz
    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service Summary• CV/Resume is a job-focused piece of communication • confirm you have the required 5-8 technical Skills, Qualifications, Experiences• LinkedIn profile is about networkingDon’t think about LinkedIn as the CV/Resume killer…. …but the essential turbo-boost to your career• As a catch-call fishing net, its purpose is far, far wider than a focused CV/Resume • It provides more information than a recruiter/employer requires of a CV/Resume • But, it hence actively catches employment opportunity that a CV/Resume never could• Wondering why Headhunters & Recruiters don’t call you? • If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile = can’t find you/can’t confirm that you exist • Do have a LinkedIn profile = its not filled out/SEO’d correctlyhttp://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz
    • Stand out from the CROWD With our PROFESSIONAL CV service One last thought… If you need some help… Submit your CV for a free review at: http://cv4.biz/freecvreview Call us on: 0844 884 2825 Thank You, and Good Luck!http://cv4.biz 0844 884 2825 info@cv4.biz