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 my first explainer video walking you through the … Read More

Updated: Working Around The Headline Character Count Limitation

November 2018 A few months ago, I shared a workaround for the character limit of 120 on your LinkedIn headline. Since then, I have learned from listening to LinkedIn Expert Wayne Breitbarth (as a guest on the Resume Storyteller with Virginia Franco podcast), that you get up to 220 characters for your headline on the LinkedIn mobile app. In case you were wondering, … Read More