As a business growth consultancy, we measure our success by how well you succeed. We want you your business to be successful. Our team of LinkedIn Experts help you with that by managing your LinkedIn account and helping you maintain it and make the most out of all of the services that LinkedIn provides. We don’t want to keep everything to ourselves though, so here is our weekly update with a few tips that can help you with your LinkedIn profile.
Keywords in your summary are very important. When used correctly, LinkedIn SEO can be a great tool to increase your profile views. Your choice of keywords can vary depending on how you want to be found on LinkedIn. You could use words relating to the industry you are in or perhaps include skills that want to sell yourself with.
Try To Avoid
When adding skills to your LinkedIn profile, stay honest. Don’t include skills that you barely know, or think are seen as impressive by others. If you lie on your LinkedIn account, you will eventually be caught out and ruin your reputation.
Did You Know?
Are you looking for prospective new employees for your business? Do you know what you need to do to get their attention? Forbes has analysed what job seekers want when looking for a job on LinkedIn in order to not waste your time or their own.
In summary, the three things that job seekers want are:
Just like you, job seekers don’t want their time wasted, so be sure to remember that you are including everything that they want to hear.
You Asked Us
“Why are connections so important on LinkedIn?”
LinkedIn is all about having a business network that you can communicate with and do business with. Having more connections on LinkedIn will give you access to a larger LinkedIn network that you can communicate and interact with. Some people on LinkedIn will also view your profile and choose to interact with you only if you have a higher number of connections.
Thank you for reading out weekly newsletter. We hope that we have successfully helped you with your LinkedIn enquiries and that you come back next week to find more LinkedIn tips. If you have any questions or wish to contact us and our LinkedIn professionals, please feel free using any of the methods below of via any of our social media accounts.
Social Media Executive
Written for Dr. Mark D. Yates, the LinkedIn Expert’s Expert
Harrison is the LBM social media executive as well as an apprentice training towards his Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing. Harry’s primary role is to look after the different social media accounts that LBM has other than LinkedIn. These include Facebook, Twitter and Instagram along with a few others. He makes sure that LBM frequently post useful updates for all followers to view and engage with. Harry also makes sure that any messages sent to LBM via these platforms are responded to quickly. Harry’s position also requires him to assist LBM Team Leaders generate leads for both LBM and our large range of clients.