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Let’s Talk About, “About”

29 June, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Video Blog: 60S Today we are going to talk about “About.”  That is, the purpose of the About section of your LinkedIn profile or webpage. It is the most crucial element of your profile.  Here is why:  There are a whole host of people who are as qualified as you, with comparable experience and a similar record of […] Read more»

Career Management for Leaders: How to Use the Free ‘Global Billboard’

16 November, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
CHICAGO — LinkedIn is a powerful career management tool if you know how to use it. Think of LinkedIn as a global billboard that is free. That is how my very market savvy friend, Ron Thomas of Strategy Focused Group in Dubai, describes this professional networking platform. Ron credits LinkedIn with helping him fulfill his […] Read more»

Taking Control of Your Career, Your Reputation

15 November, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
LISTEN ON iTUNES It is hard to convince a candidate who has not been in the job market for three or four years that the dynamics of finding a new position really have changed. But change they have. The real challenge for someone who advises senior executives, notably CEOs who are between gigs, is getting […] Read more»