Expected OutcomesBy the end of this CAP, you will be able to create a compelling LinkedIn profile that...
- Attracts recruiters within first 7 seconds
- Highlights your subject matter expertise and professional brand
- Position you correctly for executive positions (C-Suite, Board roles.
This CAP is for you if…
- You are actively searching for a new role
- You want to improve your professional brand
- You want to positions yourself for new opportunities (business clients, speaking gigs, consulting opportunities)
- You'd like to expand your professional network
Growth & Learning
We’ve done the research so you don’t have to. Explore these valuable resources from the best experts in the field
Rock Your LinkedIn Profile
This LinkedIn learning course covers the basics of LinkedIn and helps you create a profile that brings your personal career story to life.
11 LinkedIn Profile Tips for Executives
Set yourself — and your company — apart by giving your profile a makeover that accurately promotes your best skills, accolades and passions.
5 Reasons Your CEO Needs to be on LinkedIn
CEOs and C-Suite executives can benefit from a strong LinkedIn profile by attracting talent and potential business opportunities, influencing trends and inspiring and empowering teams.
This article outlines five benefits of having a LinkedIn presence as a CEO or senior executive. Learn how to level up your profile once you have the basics down.
How to Write a Professional LinkedIn Headline (+ Examples)
It can be challenging to reduce your skills, ambitions, and experiences into a few words in any context - and LinkedIn headlines are no exemptions.
This article reviews what makes an exceptional LinkedIn headline, goes over how to change yours, and provides strong examples.
14 LinkedIn Profile Summaries We Love (And How to Boost Your Own)
Your LinkedIn summary or 'About' section is the one place you define yourself in your own words, free of start dates and titles.
This article covers best practices to make your LinkedIn 'About' section shine and includes various stylistic examples to suit your personal style preference.
20 Steps to a Better
Recruiters and hiring managers search for specific items on LinkedIn. Use this list to ensure you are maximizing your profile for future opportunities.
This article cover 20 profile features to check and update to develop a recruiter-friendly profile.
Leverage Your Humanity Talent Network Membership
HTN has tools and resources that can help you achieve your objectives in this CAP
Receive curated opportunities and introductions based upon your expertise and personal preferences.
- Executive-level roles
- Board positions
- Consulting engagements
- Investor introductions
- Speaking opportunities
HTN "Collectives" enable deep engagement with women & people of color who are functional and specialty area SMEs.
- Chief Financial Officers
- Chief Commercial Officers
- Chief Medical Officers
- Chief Technology Officers
- Chief Innovation Officers
Interactive events led by industry experts to help leaders navigate professional opportunities, transitions and challenges.
- Career Studios
- Roundtable Discussions
- Salon Dinners
- Annual Summit Events
Put it into Practice
It’s time to put what you learned into real-world practice. Here are a few steps you can take
Assess Other Profiles
Assess the LinkedIn profile of 3-5 other executives in your industry through the lens of a talent professional. Take note - What elements stand out to you as something you would like to replicate? What would you prefer to do differently?
How would you describe your professional self in one line? Review LinkedIn headline examples in How to Write a Professional LinkedIn Headline (+15 Inspiring Examples) and begin drafting your own. Bring this to your ECS for discussion and feedback.
Complete Your Profile
Use the HTN LinkedIn checklist to review your page. This checklist ensures you have a complete profile meeting all of the industry best practices to maximize views and opportunities.
Connect With a Coach
Each member has access to an Executive Career Strategist who is tasked with helping you achieve your professional goals.
Connect with your Executive Career Strategist to...
- Explain the changes that you made to your LinkedIn profile and discuss challenges
- Discuss how your LinkedIn profile positions you for your next role
- Talk about the distinctions in your story between your LinkedIn profile and your resume