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Quick tips on writing a bio

Even with lots of information it can be difficult to write and articulate about yourself. It does not matter how confident you might be, it can still be difficult to write about yourself in a way that does not sound like boasting. But no need to worry, here are some tips for you when you are writing about yourself. 

1: Try not to over analyse or over think it!

People can get stuck for a long time when writing their Bios and it is important to get the format right! It is best to stick to the format outlined above, if you can let little glimpses of your personality shine it is a bonus.

2: Imitation is the greatest form of flattery! 

When writing your bio for Linkedin remember you do not have to reinvent the wheel. There are already 1000’s of great profiles out there, use these bios as inspiration of as a guideline for your own. Try not to fall into the rabbit hole of comparing and contrasting your experience to other people.

3: Be yourself

Bios can be repetitive, so it is really important that you make yours stand out from the crowd. Do not be afraid to let your personality out, it can make you more relatable and like able to potential employers.

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