While driving to my morning appointment I heard a radio ad for the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest on July 4th on Coney Island in New York. They called the hot dog eaters “gustatory competitors” which got me chuckling and also thinking at the same time:

What do you call yourself in your LinkedIn headline?

evangelistI call myself a “LinkedIn Trainer and Evangelist” which conjures up an image of a passionate advocate for a certain point of view to those who need to be convinced and thus, changed, in some way.

Colorful? I try to be.

I suggest you rethink your headline (and the rest of your profile for that matter) and find the right terms and phrases that paint your self defining image in the minds of your readers.

Go for it!