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7 LinkedIn Tips for Graduates

7 LinkedIn Tips for Graduates to help with the grad job search We have put together some LinkedIn tips for graduates because we know that the graduate job hunt is a merciless quest of CV amendments, psychometric tests and automated rejection emails. We all know the pitfalls and have heard the horror stories of excellent

The 8 Worst LinkedIn Crimes

I’m sure we have all come across a profile on LinkedIn that has made us raise an eyebrow, or roll an eye. Siobhan, a member of our research team here at SMS, has written a great list of the 8 worst LinkedIn crimes. Hopefully you don’t recognise any indiscretions as you scroll through the list!  

Pointers for Writing a Great Bio

“Bears, Beets, Battlestar Galactica” : It didn’t take much for Jim to summarise Dwight, but it isn’t always that easy to capture such a concise snapshot. Writing about yourself is a notoriously difficult task, yet writing a great bio shouldn’t be so hard! We did a bit of research to help you get the best out of

LinkedIn Profile Pictures – What Not To Use

LinkedIn Profile Pictures – What Not To Use Here at Social Media Search, one of core services is LinkedIn profile optimisation. We want to make sure our clients’ profiles appear engaging to potential prospects. Some of the things we look at include: – Professional headline – does it describe what you do? – Profile URL

Taking social media relationships offline

OK so you’ve got connected on LinkedIn with lots of the people you want to know because, let’s face it, a huge proportion of people will accept your invitation if you look useful and/or relevant. How do you now take these relationships offline? It’s changed over the last 5 years. When we first started doing

5 Personal Branding Tips To Get You Ahead

The management and promotion of a brand is essential to marketing any product. Strong brand messages conveyed through names, logos or symbols can engage and connect with consumers while emphasising positive qualities, distinctiveness and merit. These are all characteristics equally important when it comes to promoting ourselves, (our personal brand), both in terms of gaining

Personal branding for career and BD

The management and promotion of a brand is essential to marketing any product. Strong brand messages conveyed through names, logos or symbols can engage and connect with consumers while emphasising positive qualities, distinctiveness and merit. These are all characteristics equally important when it comes to promoting ourselves, (our personal brand), both in terms of gaining
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