LinkedIn as a way to connect with potential employees and stay in touch with colleagues, you're certainly not alone. In fact, LinkedIn's users are so like-minded, there are certain words you can find in profiles over and over again.If you're using
Whether you're a Canadian, American, Australian, German or Briton, you probably described yourself as 'Creative' in your LinkedIn profile. It was the most overused buzzword across all of those countries, meaning you won't likely be standing out to any employers if you described yourself as such.
"Competition for opportunities can be fierce, so craft your LinkedIn profile and resume to stand out from the professional pack" said Nicole Williams, LinkedIn's Connection Director, in a press release.
"Even though this year's list of overused terms is different from last year's, your objectives remain the same: Banish buzzwords from your profile."
Williams goes on to advise that job seekers should take the opportunity that websites like LinkedInRead More »from Top 10 most overused LinkedIn profile buzzwords of 2011