01 Dec 2019
Getting Social on Social Media

I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed on a panel by the Exeter Women in Business network.  It was a Christmas Special which was kindly hosted by Tracks Suzuki Exeter. Award-winning Journalist and Presenter Alexis Bowater facilitated the debate and generously shared her own first hand knowledge and experience.   “It takes years to become…

01 Nov 2019
SSI Score in 2020

2020 is fast approaching. A new year.  A new decade. Will you be improving your LinkedIn game? LinkedIn has been around for many years now however the number of people creating content in comparison to LinkedIn lurkers means the potential to be seen by your target audience and potential clients is HUGE. I meet so…

01 Jul 2019
How to rock your LinkedIn recommendations

Recommendations are an extremely powerful tool within LinkedIn. They represent independent reviews of your business and can go a long way towards establishing your expertise with potential prospects.  Recommendations can give you a massive advantage over other candidates if you’re looking for a new role and also when your target audience are checking out your…

01 Jun 2019
LinkedIn Featured Skills & Endorsements

Did you know that you’re allowed to display 50 skills on your LinkedIn profile and feature 3 top skills? Those 50 skills should be job related, industry and management skills.     LinkedIn currently breaks down your skills as ‘Industry Knowledge’, ‘Tools & Technologies’, ‘Interpersonal’ and ‘Other’ – it’s really important to note that your…

01 May 2019
Are you highlighting your education on LinkedIn

Completing the education section of your LinkedIn profile is vital when it comes to proving your academic level as well as being found in LinkedIn and Google keyword searches. Your ideal client, employer or customer is looking for someone with your skills and knowledge.   When it comes to your education section on LinkedIn here…

01 Mar 2019
Is your LinkedIn Summary selling you

First and foremost – never leave your summary section blank.  This is your opportunity to tell the world who you are and why you do what you do. You need to really sell yourself and you’ve got 2,000 characters to get people buying!  The first few sentences of your summary are so important. They need…