LinkedIn connects over 500 million professionals around the world, including over 9 million in Australia alone.
The professional online network has announced their 2017 Power Profiles list for Australia, which collates the most viewed professionals on LinkedIn across the following categories: CEOs and Founders, Public Sector, HR, Marketing and Fashion.
Matt Tindale, country manager, LinkedIn Australia and New Zealand comments, “These Power Profiles have developed their brand on LinkedIn by sharing their diverse experiences and voicing their opinion on topics that matter.”
“They are adding value to the community with their insights, helping our members get better at what they do and achieve their professional goals.”
According to LinkedIn, the most viewed CEO and founder profiles in Australia are:
In addition, the most viewed profiles on LinkedIn in the public sector category are:
Moreover, Tindale has also compiled a list of suggestions to help LinkedIn users build their brand through their LinkedIn profile:
Invest time in actively posting
Don’t just share articles, but add your thoughts and commentary to what is being discussed and liken it to your experience or brand.
Have an authentic perspective
If you are passionate about topics that matter to you, share your perspective by publishing long form posts and keep it authentic.
Nurture your network
Add value to your network by engaging in meaningful conversations and helping them by sharing insightful information.