LinkedIn Profile

5 Key Steps to Help You Get Started with LinkedIn

Today’s article will help those of you who are reluctant about having an online presence. Let me start with, I get it. As an inherently private person, the process of embracing and leveraging my online presence has been an uncomfortable journey. Marina, Think Bespoke’s Job Search Coach, and I often discuss how many people we […]

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how to take control of your skills on your linkedin profile

How to Take Control of Skills & Endorsements on Your LinkedIn Profile

Would you like to take better control of the skills you have listed on your Linked profile? Today’s article will show you how and answer some of the common questions I am asked about this, sometimes contentious, LinkedIn feature. LinkedIn provides the option for your connections to endorse you for skills you may or may not […]

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how to audit your team's linkedin profiles

How to Audit Your Team’s LinkedIn Profiles

If you’ve been given the responsibility to audit or update your team’s LinkedIn Profiles, there are a number of key LinkedIn profile features I recommend you include in your review. I find what stops people from being more active on LinkedIn is that they’re not sure what to write on their LinkedIn profile. They may […]

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Essential Tips for Updating Your LinkedIn Profile Photo & Background Image

Essential Tips for Updating Your LinkedIn Profile Photo & Background Image

If you are thinking about reviewing your image choices on your LinkedIn Profile, then you need to start with your LinkedIn Profile photo and your LinkedIn Profile background image. The good news is that these are both free features for all LinkedIn members. Well thought out image choices are also an essential first step in […]

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How to Unlock LinkedIn for Business

How to Unlock LinkedIn for Business: Q&A with Karen Hollenbach

This month I commenced the 2018 training program for Think Bespoke’s popular LinkedIn for Business online seminar series. I first wrote and ran this program last year in response to many new clients wanting to understand how they could use LinkedIn for their business. It received positive feedback, with learners enjoying my unique approach to […]

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How to update contact details on your linkedin profile

How to Update Contact Details on Your LinkedIn Profile

When my team and I conduct LinkedIn Profile Audits, one of the first steps we do is review your contact details. Depending on your public profile settings, it is your connections who can see most of your contact details, which can include your primary email, office phone or mobile, address, website, Twitter handle and so […]

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The Differences Between Your LinkedIn Profile & Resume

In Australia 4 out of 5 people have a LinkedIn profile and searching LinkedIn is increasingly the first step for professionals, recruiters and hiring managers who are seeking people with particular skills and experience for potential projects, collaborations and vacant roles. Writing your LinkedIn profile is not as simple as cutting and pasting the professional […]

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