Your online presence is important

You may have heard the saying that although one's front porch is not the most important part of a home, it's the most visible. The same can be said about a person's online presence. In the area of a one's professional career, her actual work ethic, skill mastery, integrity, and a basketful of other traits or more important in determining professional outcomes than how she appears online. Still, it's important to smartly manage areas where we can be seen online – an area that recruiters are almost all using in increasing percentages to find and evaluate potential talent.

This week I wrote more about why your online presence matters and three steps you can take to audit your online presence on LinkedIn Pulse. Read the full article I wrote, here

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