Boolean Power Search #4: Searching LinkedIn

Searching LinkedInBoolean has been around forever for one reason. It works.  For this search, you will use adjectives to find candidates who have bragged about themselves in their LinkedIn bios, or profiles. So here is a search that can help when you are searching LinkedIn.

By Searching LinkedIn with Adjectives you Will:

  • Target people that like to brag about how great they are.
  • Allow you to easily find those that have been awarded for the achievements.
  • Find candidates with well-written profiles that want attention.

For this Boolean Power Search, we used adjectives like increased, lead, top, highest, most, exceed, and quota to find exceptional salespeople. We also used the Boolean operator ‘Site: ‘ to look on one particular website.



About the Author: Jackye Clayton is recognized as a people expert who puts the Human in Human Resources. An international trainer, she has travelled worldwide sharing her unique gifts in sourcing, recruiting and coaching. She offers various dynamic presentations on numerous topics related to leadership development, inclusionary culture development, team building and more.Her in-depth experience in working with top Fortune and Inc 500 clients and their employees has allowed her to create customized programs to coach, train and recruit top talent and inspire others to greatness. Follow Jackye on Twitter @JackyeClayton or connect with her on LinkedIn.


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