When you cold-message someone on LinkedIn, build rapport up front.
Have a real, authentic tone.
Use their first name.
Make a comment about their bio or the influencers they follow.
Create value up front!
Learn more in the Send Emails tab on Career Hackers.
Sample Customer Success Script
To land a customer success role, what if you sent a short mock script for what you would say on a customer support call or chat?
It could literally be a few sentences. Then BOOM, you’ve jumped to the top 1% of job seekers.
Read more in 4 types of projects to create value.
10 skillsets in demand to land a remote job in 2023
What if you have zero skills right now? No problem! Start learning, even if just 5 minutes a day. You could take a course on Youtube or LinkedIn, for instance, and build your portfolio. The world is your oyster for skill development in 2023!
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“Don’t think about what might go wrong, think about what could be right.”
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- Career hacking is about the relentless pursuit of discovering and doing what makes you come alive. Here are the core principles in the Career Hackers Manifesto.
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