and a little opinion

What does LinkedIn’s increasing focus for recruiters mean for you?

As the Boston Globe and others are reporting, recruiters are increasingly using LinkedIn as a source for candidates, with this in mind today’s timely and handy dos and don’ts tips for LinkedIn profiles is a must read.

With just one thing missing.

Nowhere does it mention that putting your personality across in your profile will make your and the recruiter/employer’s life much simpler. An obvious omission.  We don’t mean adding your facebook updates but your work personality and personal strengths are an obvious add-on when recruiters simply have so many people to choose from in one place.