PSA: LinkedIn Profiles With These 5 Qualities Get the Most Attention


You're not the only one toying with the idea of switching jobs. According to the  report from Gallup News, a whopping 51% of employees are actively searching for new job opportunities. But this doesn't come as a surprise to recruiters—especially because they know that .

Don't be deterred by the torrent of applicants, though. According to LinkedIn Career Expert Blair Decembrele, there are a few quick and easy ways to ensure your profile stands out. She shares that the most visited LinkedIn profiles follow a formula. According to her, ideal LinkedIn profiles include a clear and cropped profile picture, highlighted "soft skills," volunteer experience, strong professional recommendations, and a career summary. But don't worry—it doesn't take long to make these five changes to your profile. (Trust us—the payoff is worth it.)