People do business with people they trust, people they relate to – is your photo trying to hide something? In this piece from LinkedIn.com, by Rene Shimada Siegel, see how you can use your choice of photo to better connect with others for success.
A good profile photo can help build that trust and even likability – so it’s critical to get it right.
According to the author, “I see hundreds of LinkedIn profiles every week and 50 percent fail when it comes to their photo. As a business owner or executive, it’s crucial that people trust you and connect with you. You are the brand. Opinions are formed in a nanosecond. And that means the photo at the very top may be the most important part of your LinkedIn profile.” What does that tiny thumbnail say about you?