Branded Executive Resume Writer

Tag Archives: Job Seeker Premium

Don’t be Ignored! 7 Strategies to Increase LinkedIn InMail Replies


strategies increase linkedin inmail repliesAccording to LinkedIn, utilizing InMail is the most credible way to send a message to any LinkedIn member… Are you still looking for ways to make the most of the InMail Feature? And do it in an intentional way that is worthy of a response?

As a Moderator for LinkedIn’s Job Seeker Premium Group, I often share advice to executive and professional job seekers on the best ways to utilize LinkedIn’s InMail feature and increase the probability that your InMail will actually be responded to.

As a former executive recruiter, I used the InMail feature on a regular basis to reach out to candidates, and still – as a prolific networker and business owner – I use the InMail feature to reach out to new contacts.

Using InMail can help you reach contacts that you may have had difficulty reaching through other means. Don’t misread: It is not the magic elixir of communication and should not be the only means of contact. However, to help you optimize your InMails, consider the following tips:Continue Reading…

Make Your Skeleton Dance to Nail Your Next Interview


make your skeleton dance nail your next interviewDo you fear being asked about the rocky performance you had in your last or current job on the next interview?

Did you have a less-than-favorable relationship with your CEO recently and you are dreading the interviewer asking the “tell me about how well you worked with your boss” question?

Unsure how to handle the skeletons in your closet?

I say take it out of the closet and make it dance….

Continue Reading…