Maximize Your Updated LinkedIn Personal Profile Page

Are you an active user of LinkedIn? Have you noticed the new personal profile layout? Will getting some tips on how to best maximize your new LinkedIn profile help you out?

Your LinkedIn personal profile home page is the starting place in which people see who you are and what you do. Updating your LinkedIn profile is easy, you just need to know what to do. This is why I really on the experts, one of the experts I rely on when it comes to LinkedIn is, Neal Schaffer. No, I am not bias to him because we have similar last names, Neal is a super informative LinkedIn expert, always at the forefront of new LinkedIn technologies.

So, enough build up and fluff from me, let's get down to the point. I have summarized Neal's article "8 Creative Tips to Help You Maximize Your New LinkedIn Personal Profile Page for 2013" into bullet points below. My summary does not do the full article justice, so please take the time to read the full article "8 Creative Tips to Help You Maximize Your New LinkedIn Personal Profile Page for 2013" today. My hope is that by you reading the bullet points of the article, it will shoot some fireworks off in your head and get you to go to your LinkedIn personal profile right now and update it.

1. Don't forget the Basics: Photo, Name & Professional Headline
2. Make Your Profile More Discoverable
3. Get Active!
4. Create Your Professional Gallery
5. Interests?!?
6. Manage Your Skills & Endorsements
7. Being Aware of Your Groups & Following (News & Companies) Visual Branding
8. Increasing your Connectivity and Commonalities

By following these simple steps, your LinkedIn profile can be updated and will soar to new heights.

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