Top tips for LinkedIn success | LSE Careers blog
LinkedIn is a great resource for careers-related information, and can be a great way to keep in touch with recruiters or people you meet at networking events. To maximise its potential, you should make sure that your profile is professional and up to date, and that you're using its features effectively. Have a look at our list of the top ways to make the most of LinkedIn, and see if this can help you with your job search. 1. Make a great first impression The first things people will see on your LinkedIn profile are your picture and your professional headline, so make them count. Your picture should be of good quality and should also look professional. That's not to say you need a professional photographer: get a friend to take a photo of you with a plain background for this. The professional headline often defaults to your current role and organisation that you work for, but you can edit this to make it more dynamic. This could include what you're excited about now, and what