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Optimize Your Personal Linkedin Profile


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Quick guide to how you can optimize your Linkedin profile.

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Optimize Your Personal Linkedin Profile

  1. 1. Building online communities for growthMARS 2012
  2. 2. Your personal profileMARS 2012
  3. 3. Visibility is greater than you think YouMARS 2012
  4. 4. Boost your Linkedin presence• Connect with everyone – At work – Business contacts – University schoolmates – Former colleagues• Follow pages – Company page – Partners – Competitors• SEO your summary; 5 key words• Link to your blog, twitter, Facebook page MARS 2012
  5. 5. Brand you -Career -Results -Awards -RecommendationsMARS 2012
  6. 6. Think of your audience -Who’s watching? -What impression do I make? -Do I achieve what I want?MARS 2012
  7. 7. 5 simple steps 1. Picture 2. Headline 3. Links 4. Summary 5. Application and groupsMARS 2012
  8. 8. Picture Yes, you must have it! People are attracted to people. Make sure they see your face.MARS 2012
  9. 9. Headline Be clear! Make a statement and tell want you want – or who you are!MARS 2012
  10. 10. Links Link to your pages Your own, the company’s or pages you want to be associated withMARS 2012
  11. 11. Summary Think of the reader. Who are you targeting? Think less on your background and more on what you can do today. Add something personal! EX.MARS 2012
  12. 12. Application and Groups Join groups and use applications you find useful. For your own purpose and as a signal to the reader.MARS 2012