Archive for 'LinkedIn'
Posted on28. Feb, 2017 by Erin Kennedy.
LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool for executives. With the high visibility your LinkedIn profile has, even some of the smallest mistakes could be critical. Just like with a resume, your profile has to stand out among the rest of the candidates in the Healthcare field if you want to get discovered and considered for […]
Posted on15. Sep, 2016 by John Lynn.
I’m always shocked at how many people downplay the power of social media in their health IT job search. Far too many people think that social media is about Kim Kardashian and the latest politics (which it is) and nothing more. Turns out that social media is as all-encompassing as culture itself. It covers pretty […]
Posted on18. Feb, 2016 by John Lynn.
This week’s #HealthITChicks chat was talking about making the most of networking at the HIMSS 2016 Annual conference in Las Vegas. A lot of great people were on the chat and offered insights into networking that I thought many in the Healthcare IT Today audience would enjoy. Here’s a few of the tweets that stood […]
Posted on04. Feb, 2016 by John Lynn.
When was the last time you looked at your LinkedIn profile? If you’re going through a job search, then you probably have worked on it. If you’re not going through a job search, it’s always a good idea to check your profile regularly and make sure it reflects your experience and skills. You never know […]
Posted on27. Oct, 2015 by John Lynn.
I’m a little biased on this topic, since I’m super social and involved in all of social media. However, I can’t understand why people don’t see the value in social media. These same people are ones that would passionately argue for the value of networking. Social media is the next generation version of networking. Just […]
Posted on01. Sep, 2015 by John Lynn.
Are you leveraging LinkedIn for your healthcare IT career growth? If you’re not, you’re missing out on a great opportunity. In case you haven’t visited it recently, LinkedIn is so much more than your online resume. Sure, it’s still your online resume and you should leverage that aspect of LinkedIn for your career, but you […]
Posted on04. Mar, 2015 by Cassie Sturdevant.
My dear readers, we need to talk about LinkedIn profile pictures, and more specifically what a recruiter does not (!) want or need to see in your chosen photo. First, a quick review. LinkedIn is a personal networking social media site for the purposes of professional networking. Please make a note before we move on, […]
Posted on31. Dec, 2014 by Paul Smith.
I read over my last post on customizing your resume and am not sure if I made the point I wanted to about a 1 page resume. The one pager is a brief version of your 5 pager. Title, company and what you do, so any dummy can understand it. A few attaboys are fine. […]
Posted on22. Sep, 2014 by Erin Kennedy.
Online branding is a brand management technique that uses the internet as a medium for positioning your unique brand in the marketplace. Website creation and optimization, social media, blogs, online press releases, and video marketing are all methods used for online branding purposes. One of the best ways to improve your online brand is by being active online – […]
Posted on25. Aug, 2014 by Cassie Sturdevant.
Dear Cassie, There’s so much out there about LinkedIn. What are your top three tips to maximize LinkedIn as a job seeker? Thanks! LinkedIn Novice Dear LinkedIn Novice, Your question is excellent and I agree there is an overwhelming amount of information related to LinkedIn out there. In fact, I myself have written about […]
Posted on25. Apr, 2014 by Cassie Sturdevant.
Dear Cassie, Do recruiters still expect a written resume, or is a link to my LinkedIn profile enough? It’s basically the same information and it seems redundant to create a resume. Thanks, Tim G. Dear Tim G., Yes, a written resume is an absolute must and is still expected by recruiters. I actually have a […]