During these unusual times, people are still searching for jobs and some companies need more workers. I know folks on both sides of the hiring process, and I can tell you that people are interviewing and starting new jobs as I write this. Since the start of this pandemic, people have been asking me what’s changed about job search during … Read More
Claim your “vanity URL” for your LinkedIn profile July 2020 For an effective online presence, it’s important to edit your LinkedIn URL and personalize it. I’ve shared this tip many times before, but LinkedIn often changes the exact steps so I’m re-visiting this topic. I recently posted an updated blog post on why you should do this, and I created … Read More
Brand Career Management Newsletter – July 2020 Hello Everyone, As some places start the recovery process from COVID and unrest stirs throughout the US and the world, many people are trying to determine how they can be a part of the solution. I urge you to read one of the most powerful blog posts I have read lately from Daisy … Read More
Move Beyond Thinking and Start Taking Action In this 35 minute video, you’ll find answers to burning questions such as “Am I ready to take the leap?” and “How important is social media for starting a business?” You will also hear lots of other valuable advice on getting your venture started. Check out this handy checklist to get your new … Read More
Editing the assigned URL is a key step in your personal branding and online presence. It’s best to claim your name, if possible. Claiming your LinkedIn URL is like buying a vanity license plate for your vehicle. It allows you to mark something as your own (but it’s free). If you’d like to read the full blog post on how … Read More
In this video, Paula is a guest on Karen Chopra’s COVID Careers talking about using LinkedIn for job search.
To celebrate #IWD2020 this year, I invited a panel of female colleagues and career experts to share some surprising tips for your career management.
LinkedIn is a great way to grow your network May 2020 Maybe you have a little more time on your hands these days? Or maybe you’ve been deemed essential and are busier than ever seeking resources for your work? Maybe you are in job search mode? Regardless of your current situation, you may need to seek out certain people right … Read More
With all that is going on in the world, I find more people asking about their LinkedIn presence. They are usually asking how to improve their profile but say they don’t have the time for it. Well, I can share an action that truly only takes a few minutes. Below I share a quick step that can improve the branding … Read More
LinkedIn Salary feature and gathering market data from LinkedIn March 2020 There are two ways you can use LinkedIn to prepare for a salary negotiation. Both tips provide potential data points that you can use for benchmarking and market research. 1) The most straightforward way is to access LinkedIn’s salary feature. As a quick refresher, this was rolled out in 2016 and … Read More