Career Warrior Podcast
#55) How to Take a Solid LinkedIn Photo using only an iPhone
How many of you out there feel like you have a mediocre LinkedIn Profile? Today, I’m going to give you the opportunity to upgrade your LinkedIn profile -- especially if money or time is a constraint for you, and you just need something up there quick.
Why have a solid LinkedIn photo?
- You are more attractive to LinkedIn recruiters, especially when they can only see your photo and a headline
- Your confidence
- Your personal brand
Summary of Steps We Mention in the Episode:
#1) Find a friend with portrait mode an iPhone 7+ or above.
#2) Get ready and look fresh.
#3) Move to a place with good lighting.
#4) Have a friend take 10 different photos of you. (Face the camera directly, have your friend come close. Make sure there is enough headspace. I highly recommend smiling).
#5) Email it to yourself and upload immediately.
Additional Resources Mentioned in the Show:
- Send me a request on LinkedIn with some episode ideas.
- Read our highly ranked blog on how to take a good LinkedIn photo.
- See below what I was able to come up with using this technique.