7 simple LinkedIn photo tricks that will dramatically increase your chances of landing your dream job (LNKD)
LinkedIn is a great place to connect with recruiters who can help find your dream job.
But your first point of contact with the recruiter is often not your résumé — it's your profile photo.
LinkedIn shared these seven simple tips to take a better selfie for your profile photo, and increase your chances of getting viewed by recruiters.
You don't need a professional photographer for your LinkedIn page. A selfie with your smartphone will do it, as long as you follow these tips.LinkedIn
In fact, you're 14 times more likely to be viewed on LinkedIn if you have a profile photo. These tricks will give you a better photo.LinkedIn
#1 Make sure the background is clearLinkedIn
#2 Natural light is always better than flashLinkedIn
#3 Smartphone cameras work fineLinkedIn
#4 Don't look down on a camera — look up!LinkedIn
#5 Be professional with your outfitLinkedIn
#6 Follow the rule of thirdsLinkedIn
#7 Don't try to be funnyLinkedIn
Here's a quick recap. Good luck with your job search!LinkedIn
Also, don't forget to share your selfie on LinkedIn!LinkedIn
Now that you've seen how to take a better work selfie...Business Insider
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