The “Specialties” section of your LinkedIn profile summary offers you a valuable opportunity to draw in a reader’s eye to the skills you want to leverage in your next job.
Tip of the day: Create a “list effect” by hard-returning between each of your LinkedIn specialties.
When you have a lot of specialties, it’s much easier to read them in a column than in a long paragraph.
Which of the following is easier to read?
Career Advice & Job Search Strategy, Personal Branding, Human Resource Advising, Outplacement Services, Team Training & Corporate Development, Executive Leadership Coaching, Social Media in the Workplace, Generational Differences & Teambuilding Strategies
Career Advice & Job Search Strategy
Human Resource Advising
Team Training & Corporate Development
Executive Leadership Coaching
Social Media in the Workplace
Generational Differences & Teambuilding Strategies
See how the column creates a “list effect” that makes it easier to read?
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