Now is the time to get started on living your professional dream in 2018.

While it’s important to take some well-deserved down-time over the holidays, it’s also a great opportunity to kick-start your career progression for the coming year.

Time to:

  • Get that resume up-to-date – be concise, use dotpoints, use active voice, list accomplishments
  • Make your resume look the part – add a professional photo of yourself, artwork and examples of your work, consider using an online graphic design tool such as Canva to make your resume standout



  • Update your LinkedIn profile – use it as an online professional profile, use custom artwork, be creative, publish a few articles that demonstrate your expertise
  • Check your social media presence from an employer’s perspective – is it representing the personal brand story you want to tell?

To get started using LinkedIn in your job search:

  • Complete and update your profile
  • Find and use connections
  • Use job search options
  • Add recommendations and referrals

At business2one we also recommend the following tips for LinkedIn success:

  • Upload examples of your work to your profile, including images, videos etc
  • Be creative, make your profile standout by rearranging the layout and using custom artwork that says something about you
  • Self publish through LinkedIn to demonstrate your interests and skills

business2one has a number of affordable packages available to assist you to get your career on track for success in 2018.

LinkedIn Professional Profile writing package

Resume Update package

Blog Writing package

Personal branding is key to your professional success but finding the time to keep your resume and LinkedIn profile up-to-date can be challenging. Let business2one give your resume and LinkedIn profile an overhaul and bring them back to their sparkling best!