Professionals in nearly every industry are using LinkedIn - 93 percent of companies use it to recruit new hires. As a recent college grad, it's important to have a strong profile that outlines your strengths and experiences. Below we outline some tips on how to get your LinkedIn profile camera ready.
Upload a (Professional) Photo
There are many benefits to including a photo of yourself on your LinkedIn profile – your profile is fourteen times more likely to be viewed just for having a photo of yourself. However, LinkedIn is a professional social network so selfies won't do. When choosing your LinkedIn profile picture, be sure it's a high-quality photo of yourself alone, facing forward and professionally dressed.