Take a look at the Eric Peters sample resume uploaded on this site and compare it to this LinkedIn profile. As you will see, this profile showcases Eric’s brand in a different yet cohesive manner. The goal when creating an online presence for yourself isn’t to duplicate your resume’s content, but to share your brand from a different perspective. With highlighted skills and achievements in his summary, Eric’s LinkedIn profile includes a strong complement of key words – exactly what it needs to rank high in recruiter, employer, and hiring manager searches. After all, LinkedIn is the #1 way that recruiters and employers source new candidates – and the right profile can help you stand out, be visible, and get found.
October 9, 2011 by