A picture is worth a thousand words; this can also be said about your profile picture.
When choosing a profile picture be mindful of the impression your photo makes. Prospective employers are using social media platforms to source and screen candidates , so a professional impression of you can potentially increase engagement and impact job opportunities.
Here are few tips to keep in mind for your next profile pic:
• Appear friendly and approachable.
• Take the photo straight
• Choose an updated photo of yourself
• Keep it professional
• Avoid using a selfie
• Don’t use filters
• Avoid a distracting background