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To selfie or not to selfie? | LSE Careers blog
We love a selfie here at LSE Careers. Whether it's a picture of students, alumni or employers at one of our fairs or the volunteer centre sharing experiences of volunteers during a one-off, selfies are a great way to celebrate and share moments! But there are times where a selfie isn't quite right, particularly in a professional context, namely LinkedIn. When picking a LinkedIn photo – or a photo for any platform where you'll have a profile or account - it's important to think about that platform's purpose and what you'll be using it for. LinkedIn is 'the world's largest professional network', so making sure you have a professional photo to match your profile is key! The photo you use is one of the first things a new connection or potential employer will see, it's your chance to make a great first impression, so take the time to make sure you get it right. Here are some top tips to nail your LinkedIn photo: Dress for the occasion! You don't need to purchase a new outfit, but think