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Stupid LinkedIn Mistakes You Don't Understand The Importance of Keywords


It always surprises me how people make themselves undetectable and wonder why they don’t get interviews

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When recruiters, whether corporate or third party, are searching for candidates on LinkedIn, the way they do it is, on their side, they're searching by keywords, location, and maybe seniority level. LinkedIn sells a product called, LinkedIn Recruiter to them. There has multiple fields that allow them to do these kinds of searches. Think in terms of what's called longtail keywords-- multiple keywords that you can put into your profile that will attract people for the kind of job that you're looking for. Without those keywords, you wind up being invisible. Without using the right title underneath your company name, you wind up being invisible if they wind up searching by title as well. Don't make that mistake. Make it easy for them to find you. Follow me on Youtube at Job Search TV. Be great!

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JeffAltman, The Big Game Hunter
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