Updated: May 19
Use LinkedIn Recommendations at the bottom of your CV / Resume as social proof of your abilities and experience. Businesses use reviews to help sell their products inside brochures and websites. It makes perfect sense to do the same on your CV / Resume, and LinkedIn provides everybody with a credible source of recommendation, it's a trusted source...
Ultimately your CV / Resume is a high-end sales document that's showcasing your ability to meet the demands of the role, and what better way of demonstrating this by including 2-3 recommendations.
Lee Woodrow is a CV & LinkedIn Optimisation Specialist and helps contractors, senior job seekers & small business owners to land interviews and opportunities fast. He is an ex-military instructor, has 14 years of corporate experience, understands advanced sales techniques and is an Accredited CV Writer.