Linkedin Profile are absolutely essential for every professional, if you want to be found by companies in the current job market. If you are not familiar with LinkedIn, it a social media and job search board used by professionals and business owners to connect, network, look for career opportunities and company recruiters’ home away from home.
If you are looking for a job right now, you need have your profile on LinkedIn. Your profile there is more powerful than your resume posted on other online job boards because of the connections and reach it has. If you need to either optimize or create your LinkedIn profile that gets employers attention, check out my resource here.
We’ve all had that nervous feeling right before your next job interview. It’s nerve racking to say the least. If you’re new to the job search and career space, I completely understand your anxiety around interviews. Half the battle is the level of preparation that takes place before the interview takes place. The other half is keeping your “nerves” under control while you worry about how you will be perceived by the interviewer. In any case, you will still need to be mentally and physically be prepared. Each type of interview requires diverse preparation, which I talk about in this video. If you are looking for interview coaching before your next job interview, go here.
Don’t be fearful of new opportunities that knock you out of your “comfort zone”. In this market climate where technology driven changes ultimately affect almost every industry directly or indirectly, you must step out on faith and BET ON YOURSELF!
Long gone are the days where people remain employed to the same company for 20, 30 or even 40 years….so believing in yourself, knowledge, skills and abilities may end up leading to unexpected opportunities for growth and working independently.
Be bold enough to step out on your own before it becomes a necessity versus a choice. You may end up venturing into entrepreneurship, sales or consulting based on what is going on in your industry.
To learn how to position yourself for professional growth and communicate your value in a professionally independent environment, go here.
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