LinkedIn is including a brand new assessment aspect to its skilled companies listings, which is able to present one other method to spotlight the standard of your skilled expertise inside your LinkedIn profile particulars.
First launched in 2019, LinkedIn’s Companies listings allow freelancers and SMBs to listing any companies that they supply on their LinkedIn profile, and be discovered for a similar in search outcomes.
Now, as an extra complement to this, previous shoppers and prospects may also be capable of go away critiques of your work, which may be displayed inside your listings.
As you possibly can see on this instance, shared by social media knowledgeable Matt Navarra, a brand new ‘Critiques’ part is now seen on eligible LinkedIn profiles, the place you possibly can share testimonials from previous shoppers to supply extra assurance and perception.
As LinkedIn explains:
“We’re excited to share you could now obtain and look at critiques as a service supplier on LinkedIn. To see critiques you’ve got acquired from previous shoppers or to handle your critiques, merely go to your Service Web page. If you have not acquired any critiques in your Service Web page, make sure to begin rising critiques by sending out assessment invitations.”
Those that’ve enabled Companies on their LinkedIn profile shall be given 20 credit to request critiques from earlier shoppers as a part of the preliminary launch of the function.
Typically, it ought to be a massively helpful addition – however as with every assessment software, there may be additionally a threat that it could possibly be misused, with folks trying to hurt you, for no matter purpose, additionally in a position to go away vital remarks and feedback designed to harm your skilled standing.
Total, it looks as if a very good addition, and with buyer critiques offering considerably extra assurance, and steering for potential shoppers, it could possibly be a giant assist in securing extra enterprise through your Companies listings.
LinkedIn service critiques are presently solely viewable on desktop, with additional enlargement deliberate in future.