Are Your Resume & LinkedIn in Sync?

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Think potential employers (or customers) don't compare your resume and LinkedIn Profile? Think again. Learn why it's important that you present a consistent, clear picture of you and how to do so in this helpful article. Don't get caught unaware and embarrassed because your profiles are out of sync.



We’ve all read how often employers and recruiters Google job seekers. They definitely do! And, often one of the first things Google shows employers is a link to the job seeker's LinkedIn Profile. So, expect that your LinkedIn Profile and your resume will be compared.

Your resume and LinkedIn profile should not be exactly alike, because your resume should be customized to each opportunity you apply for. But your resume and profile should align so that employers see a clear, consistent “picture” of you.





Read the full post on Don't Fail This Google Test. Get Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile in Sync on Susan Ireland's Job Lounge.

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