Today's LinkedIn Nugget

Colorize your career story on #LinkedIn

colorstepsSome readers of your profile read your Experience section from the top down (most recent position first).

Others may read from the bottom up, tracing your rise from your earliest position to where you are today so they get the breadth of your knowledge and expertise.

Either way, and since you have no control over the direction, consider rewriting your experience story to serve both audiences to portray the full picture of

why you do what you

and

how you do it.

Adding a little color, like adding a story for context and embedding quotes from clients to prove your point, help make you more memorable. Of course you have use the pronoun “I” and the right power verbs too to speak to the reader.

Black and white resume-y bullet points are so last-century.

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