The economy is suffering and yet you have talents that WILL BE IN DEMAND as hiring returns. Everyone has been affected in the downturn and there will be empathy for job seekers from HR folks and Hiring Managers.
The LinkedIn Headline is NOW 140 characters including spaces and is located below your headshot. You can let your network know that you are currently furloughed and open to other opportunities by listing your key skills.
A furlough is no guarantee your job will be there so it’s best to be proactive here and let your network know what you’re awesome at! Your headline will be seen by your network who can help you with job referrals and leads.
Good LI Headline examples include:
✅Data Scientist currently furloughed with 5+ years of experience in healthcare looking to impact critical business decisions.
LI headlines are dynamic, keep revising and updating to draw the attention of folks that hire! Use clever graphics to give it a POP so it catches the reader’s eye.