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6 Tips for Your LinkedIn Headshot

On LinkedIn, your headshot is the first thing people judge you with, in about two seconds. In about 5 seconds, after glancing through the headline and top few lines of “About”, most people (subconsciously) make up their minds if they like you or not. This is the cruel reality in the internet age: too little time, too much information. More and more people are now too tired and lazy to read, and they rely more and more on visuals which can lead to superficial decisions and premature judgement. As a branding expert focusing on developing brand DNA with strategies, narratives …