Professional Social Networking; 9 Reasons Why You Must Update Your LinkedIn Profile Today

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Facebook may be trying to unseat LinkedIn but LinkedIn is not Facebook. You should not have an obvious selfie as your profile picture, you should not have a picture of your kittens on the page ( unless you are a kitten breeder)  and you should use  LinkedIn as a tool. It needs to be your online presence in the most professional manner. In this article William Arruda writes in depth about why linkedin is an tool worth using , IF you use it right .  My favorite bit (do you think I am into Branding lately?)  is #9

 

9. It’s the ultimate personal branding platform. LinkedIn provides one of the best opportunities to increase your visibility and credibility with members of your brand community. It lets you stay connected to large networks of contacts. Now that you can add videos and images in your summary and experience fields, you can develop a truly three-dimensional view of your brand. Using all the features of this powerful online tool will help you paint a compelling picture of who you are in the real world.

 

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