What Every Recruiter's LinkedIn Profile Page Should Have

What Every Recruiter’s LinkedIn Profile Page Should Have

Many recruiters spend a lot of time on looking at candidates on LinkedIn, but what happens when candidates look back at them.

Listen in and see if you agree with your panelists thoughts on the topic.

Our Panelists…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
Andy Gill Recruiting Minneapolis Technical Recruiter Spok
Hope Bobrowski Recruiting NYC Technical Recruiter Compass Group
Shawn Rackow TA Leaders Director, Global Talent Acquisition GoHealth
Matthew Liptak TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition Aura
Michael Crouse TA Leaders Senior Technical Recruiter - Vendor INAP

Some of the attendees…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
Theresa Brown Recruiting Atlanta Talent Acquisition Partner Exide Technologies
Barbara Marks Recruiting Atlanta Recruiting Manager (Contract) Kimco Services, LLC
Catherine Warrington Recruiting Atlanta Talent Acquisition Partner Synovus
Gina Kelleher Recruiting Boston Vice President, Talent Acquisition/Executive and Diversity Sourcing Citizens Bank
Dave LaMachia Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Lead Enel X
Peace Seninde Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Consultant Access Corporation
Patrick Ward Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Partner Halloran Consulting Group
Mattie Coleman Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Manager Carle Health System
Sarah Moore Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Manager SmithBucklin
Lara Gartner Recruiting Chicago Director, Talent Acquisition Ventas
Kelly Esquivel Recruiting Chicago Sr. Recruiter Avtex Solutions, LLC
Susan Jayne Recruiting Chicago Experienced HireTax Recruiter -Contract for Deloitte Deloitte
Sarah Schaefer Recruiting Chicago Senior Recruiter Fresenius Kabi USA
Kelly McCarthy Recruiting Chicago Senior Corporate Recruiter on the Talent Acquisition team Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Kathleen Mackie Recruiting Chicago Sr. Talent Acquisition Partner - Healthcare Sales Hillrom
Diane Karija Recruiting Chicago Senior Manager Talent Acquisition | Recruiter Fresenius Kabi USA
Barbara Fasth Recruiting Chicago Recruiting Manager Menasha Packaging
Amy Simon Recruiting Chicago Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant Univar Solutions
Christina Hrm Recruiting Chicago Corporate Recruiter U.S. Cellular
Vaishali Pokharkar Recruiting Chicago Senior Technical Recruiter Nielsen
Lexi Dossey Recruiting Chicago Recruiter Start Early
Toni Sherman Recruiting Dallas Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant | Sr. Corporate Recruiter Marsh & McLennan Companies
Jennifer Ellis Recruiting Dallas Corporate Recruiter Three Wire Systems
Heather Sisson Recruiting Dallas Talent Acquisition Leader Bottle Rocket
Christine Drelling Recruiting DCBmore Global Team Lead - Technical Recruiting Sitecore
Rachel Meyer Recruiting Denver CEO Raystar Partners
Allyson Leszman Recruiting Denver Talent Acquisition / Operations Transformation Looking for Work
Tim Strandberg Recruiting Denver Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist Datavail
Denise Estep Recruiting Denver Senior Talent Sourcing Recruiter G&A Automation Anywhere
Joe Sorrow Recruiting Denver Talent Acquisition Partner FullContact
Vira Garcia Recruiting Houston Director of Recruiting vcfo
Jeffery Broussard Recruiting LA Senior Technical Recruiter Redhorse Corporation
Anna Raghavan Recruiting LA Talent Sourcer Beachbody
Tony Abbate Recruiting LA Lead Corporate Recruiter Guitar Center
John Cronin Recruiting LA Director of Talent Acquisition Imgur
Deanna Berry Recruiting LA Human Resources Manager CASA of Los Angeles
Bianca Medici Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Manager Havas Edge
Lance Hunsicker Recruiting LA Executive Recruiter Parsons Corporation
Kari Adams Recruiting LA Recruiter Microsoft Corporation
Bez Rengifo Recruiting LA Sr. Manager / Director, People Services (HR Business Partner department) Loma Linda University Health Care
Tracy Bryan Recruiting LA Recruiting Manager Internet Brands
Cynthia Lopez Recruiting LA Sr. Regional Healthcare Recruiter CVHCare
Amy Jett Recruiting LA IT Recruiter USC Information Technology Services (ITS)
Kerry Clark Recruiting LA Vice-President, Sr. Recruiter Union Bank
Nicholas Steinberg Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Specialist Bluebeam
Gina Robbins Recruiting Minneapolis Sr. Corporate Recruiter Polaris Industries
Christine Wisch Recruiting Minneapolis Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant thru Robert Half Spok
Amanda Mellgren Recruiting Minneapolis Senior Corporate Recruiter Vital Images
Nikcole Sotelo Recruiting Minneapolis Market Recruiter - MN Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Evan Waldera Recruiting Minneapolis Senior Recruiter Sovos
Denise Ward Recruiting Minneapolis Technical Recruiter Wunderlich-Malec Engineering
Becky Gramenz Recruiting Minneapolis Sr. Talent Acquisition Specialist Looking for Work
Howard Lazarowitz Recruiting NYC Senior Corporate Recruiter - IT and Product WebMD
Alexa Montane Recruiting NYC Talent Acquisition Partner Realogy Holdings Corp.
Michelle Rodriguez Recruiting NYC Talent Acquisition Manager Havas
Joseph Archila Recruiting NYC Global Head of Talent Acquisition Program Office Marsh & McLennan Companies
Dana Del Rio Recruiting Phoenix Senior Recruiter Edward Jones
Nanci Hoffman Recruiting Phoenix Corporate Recruiter BSH Home Appliances Corporation - North America
Elaine Dewitt Recruiting Phoenix Contract Recruiter HonorHealth
Lola Francis-Randolph Recruiting Phoenix Lead Recruiter Arizona Department of Environmental Quality ADEQ
Melissa Kolbe Recruiting Portland Sr Recruiter Viewpoint
Annette Gregersen Recruiting Seattle Sr. Corporate Recruiter T-Mobile
Disha Salgia Recruiting Seattle Recruiter - Sales & Marketing ExtraHop
Arhonda Reyes Recruiting Seattle Senior Staffing and Recruiting Manager SEKISUI Aerospace
Michael Castro Recruiting Seattle Corporate Recruiter - Operations / R&D-Quality / Supply Chain Starbucks
Katie Fitzner Recruiting Seattle Sr. Recruiter (Contract) Walmart eCommerce
Maya Skolnik Recruiting Seattle Senior Manager, Recruiting & Talent NanoString Technologies
Jenny Bastrom Recruiting Seattle Senior Recruiter / Sourcing Specialist Washington State Department of Social and Health Services www.careers.wa.gov
Nicole Mobley-Cooper Recruiting The Triangle Sr. TA Consultant NetApp
Beverly Royall Recruiting The Triangle Talent Acquisition Specialist Reliant Rehabilitation
Ashlee Jones Recruiting The Triangle Recruiter Nutanix
David Berthiaume Recruiting.Work Director Of Recruiting Minnesota IT Services
Nicole McDaniel Recruiting.Work Talent Acquisition Partner 2 Huntington Ingalls Industries
Manisha Bavabhai TA Leaders Head of Recruiting Hudson MX
Shari Sparling TA Leaders Chief People Officer Sia Partners
Kara Wilson TA Leaders Recruiting Director MorganFranklin Consulting
Amy Clem TA Leaders Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition Chewy
Amanda Radice TA Leaders Technical Recruiter SurveyMonkey
Kerri Arman TA Leaders VP Global Head of Talent American Express Global Business Travel
Guiti Nabavi TA Leaders Director, Diversity & University Recruiting Hinge Health
JoDee Klinker TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Carson Group
Stacey Kramer TA Leaders Director, Recruiting 314e Corporation
Bill Fowles TA Leaders Global Head of Talent Acquisition SilverSky
Dan Cadigan TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition 4G Clinical
Tracy Sonck TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Sares-Regis Group
Lissa Bowen TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Southern Rock Restaurants | McAlister's Deli
Patrick Mr TA Leaders Director of Driver Recruiting & Retention Southland Transportation Company
Michelle Marquand TA Leaders (Head of Talent Acquisition, US) Country Manager / Recruiting & Sourcing IKEA
Mahen Kathirithamby TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Looking for Work
James Brickley TA Leaders EVP, Global Talent Strategy Healthcare Consultancy Group - HCG
Rachel Biggs TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition KúCoe Isom, LLP
Ryan Fonville TA Leaders Director of Recruiting and Business Development Northwestern Mutual
Maggie Ricketts TA Leaders Sr. Director, People, Culture & Recruiting Lighthouse eDiscovery
Karen DiGenova TA Leaders Global Head of Talent Acquisition Columbia Sportswear Company
Melissa Marcus TA Leaders Director Business Recruiting Binc
Nicole Hopkins TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition & Development Related Companies
Stephanie Telling TA Leaders Associate Director, Talent Acquisition R/GA
Tony Le TA Leaders Sr. Director, Global Talent Acquisition Contentful
Will Mhrir TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition Topcon Positioning Group
Kevin Cure TA Leaders Senior Director Talent Acquisition Greystar
Joe Kolligian TA Leaders Vice President, Acquisitions & Recruiting Smile Design Dentistry
Richa Prasad TA Leaders Talent Acquisition Group Cognizant Technology Solutions
Steve Chapman TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition Thornton Tomasetti
Jennifer Klebba TA Leaders Manager of Talent Acquisition Modern Hire
William Marzullo TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition Health IQ
Kelly Usher TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Northwestern Mutual
Kerri Cufaro TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition (Healthcare) & Operations Warbird Consulting Partners, LLC
Kelly Colig TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition and HR Business Partner Le Creuset
Lisa Trujillo TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Clear Capital
Malia Jorgensen TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Nortal US
Chris Helvajian TA Leaders Associate Director, Admissons & Recruiting FEMBA Program University of California, Irvine - The Paul Merage School of Business
Brandon Diehm TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition?Tax & Audit Heidrick & Struggles
Debbie Burgess TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition Chico's FAS
Julie Fontaine TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition EXPRESS
Fal Patel TA Leaders Director, People & Culture Reibus International
Amy Phillips TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Golden Corral Corporation
Millie Urrutia-Santiago TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition for Mexico Cognizant
Shana Sternstein TA Leaders Head of Global Recruiting SAI Global
Kathy King TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Confluent Health
Sandesh Sukumaran TA Leaders Head of Professional Services, Accion Labs
Nancee Martin TA Leaders Managing Director Corporate Recruiting AvAirPros
Matt Miller TA Leaders Senior Director of Global Talent Acquisition Worldwide Clinical Trials
Jared Schulcz TA Leaders Director of Recruiting The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
AnnMarie Cleary TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition Guardicore
Bridget Pratt TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Healthlink Advisors
Bix Cruz TA Leaders US Head of Recruiting, Airbus Urban Mobility (Vahana, UTM, Voom and Systems) Airbus
Cara Kuhn TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Wesley Enhanced Living
Bennett Yang TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition SoundHound
Javon Averett TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting United Community Supports of Maryland

We asked our attendees, “What is one thing that every Recruiter’s profile on LinkedIn should have?”

Here are their answers:

  • "About" section with professional contact details and company website.
  • "I am hiring"
  • #NowHiring
  • 100% Accurate Information
  • A compelling tag line
  • A good outline of what they do in their about section.
  • A good summary explaining who they are.
  • a link to share something exciting about the company culture
  • A picture
  • a pitch about their company
  • A professional Headshot
  • A professional photo!
  • A profile photo
  • A profile picture that represents your company's culture
  • A strong summary
  • A summary of expertise and skills.
  • A tag line
  • A welcoming and authentic profile picture.
  • accurate info, industry info and great references
  • All you contact information updated to you current job
  • an appropriate photo! it doesn't have to be formal, but it should represent you well
  • An effective but simple HEADLINE
  • an email address
  • Authentic recommendations from previous candidates and hiring managers. Contact info.
  • Bio/quick description
  • Catchy phrase
  • Clear headline and contact info.
  • Company's employment branding messaging
  • Contact info
  • Contact info
  • contact info
  • Contact info in headline
  • contact information
  • Current employer listed correctily with a link to the company LI page or Website.
  • Current Job/ Work history
  • Current photo and information
  • demonstrated results of their efforts.....
  • direct contact info
  • Easy way to find open positions for which you are recruiting
  • email address
  • Email and Phone Number
  • Experience
  • Expertise in areas
  • Focus areas & strengths
  • Glowing recommendations 🙂
  • good photo
  • Headshot
  • Hoping to learn this from the pros!
  • HR Professional
  • http://linkedin.com/in/maggiericketts
  • I don't know
  • I'm here to learn this!
  • In depth job duties and descriptions
  • Job related experience
  • List of ATS’ used
  • Location
  • Metrics
  • Openings they may have
  • Phone number
  • Photo
  • photo and background pic
  • Photograph
  • picture
  • Picture
  • picture
  • Picture
  • Picture of themselves
  • Professional photo
  • Professional Photograph
  • quantifiable results
  • recommendations
  • Recommendations
  • Recommendations
  • References
  • Results
  • Robust, Curated, Hyperlinked Content on Feed to drive Impressions and Build Network
  • skill sets recruited
  • Skills hiring for
  • Skillset
  • solid pic
  • something unique!
  • Specialization if you have one
  • Specialties
  • Statement of purpose
  • tags
  • The link to their company's career page
  • The name of the company they are recruiting for.
  • Their job page
  • types of positions you recruit for your org
  • Unique Header
  • volunteerism
  • What is recruiter's passion
  • what position are they currently working on .."high priority req"
  • What you're recruiting for currently.
  • What your recruiting expertise is
  • Whether they have actively hiring or not and what positions
  • Why someone would want to work for their company
  • Why they should want to work with you
  • work email address

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