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Epic fail: Is that really your LinkedIn profile photo?

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HC Online | 20 Sep 2013, 12:00 AM Agree 0
Once upon a time resumes rarely, if ever, contained a photo of the candidate. Now things are different. Here's a list of what not to do with your LinkedIn profile photo...
  • YNOT_TONY | 20 Sep 2013, 07:14 PM Agree 0
    Image is so important these days. In this contemporary age I think a photo needs to capture a combination of the real you - the natural self - in a relaxed setting. I am not real big on the you beaut suit and the tie or formality.
  • Ms Persuasive | 23 Sep 2013, 02:20 PM Agree 0
    "People buy from people that they like know and trust" Do you look like a trustworthy lawyer? Different professions require different levels of formality. Rule #1 - Consider your client.
  • Mel | 27 Sep 2013, 01:56 PM Agree 0
    Hahahahahaha! So true. Haven't we all seen all of these at some point. I also love the "Im so innovative look at my creative off centre face shot." Um, no.
  • Scott McPhee | 16 Oct 2013, 09:04 AM Agree 0
    :) Good advice. It all seems like commonsense, really.
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