Implement these five easy changes to help you get noticed on LinkedIn and land your next opportunity.
How up to date is your LinkedIn profile? Do you keep in touch with your connections? Have you asked for recommendations lately?
If your LinkedIn activity was lacking last year, jumpstart 2014 by resolving to make a handful of quick changes to your profile and habits to get noticed, network more effectively, and increase the odds of landing a new job, LinkedIn career expert Nicole Williams said.
Here's a look at the five most-common LinkedIn faux pas and how to fix them for a more successful 2014.
1. Your profile picture is old.
2. You use the boilerplate connection request.
3. You don't maintain a relationship with your connections.