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Tag: Casual

Should my LinkedIn photo be more casual because of covid-19?

Contractor’s Question: Some because of covid, some because their clientele has changed, IT contractors I know have made their LinkedIn photo more informal. They’ve not quite gone for ripped Guns N’ Roses T-shirts, but one contact who now displays the ‘#Open to Work’ feature on their LinkedIn profile has morphed from a suit and tie to the comfy pullover-and-coffee-mug-look. Should I go casual too?

Expert’s Answer: The LinkedIn photograph is an essential component of a contractor’s LinkedIn profile. It is statistically proven that those who have a positive photograph increase engagement and the number of opportunities that come their way.

Covid is causing many to ask…

So the question is, ‘What sort of photograph on LinkedIn should contractors opt for?’ And it’s a question that the coronavirus pandemic is forcing people to ask themselves again.

One LinkedIn user I half-know has decided that the perfectly-polished, power pose of

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Casual Kitchen Classics


Gray is a timeless color that has been seen throughout time. In the era of the seventies, this color was paired with red and white as a casual accent color. Now, gray is seen in casual kitchens in the form of gray shaker cabinets, an accent color or in countertops. This versatile color remains a homeowner’s favorite color for a backslash too. Incorporate this timeless color into a casual kitchen for a relaxed feel and a polished look.

Shaker Cabinets

The Shaker movement was known for its simple designs. Shaker cabinets have been around since the 1800’s, and they stay a favorite. The humble appearance adds functionality with just a touch of style to a modest kitchen. This simple style often consists of just a few simple lines on the doors. Shaker cabinets are available in different styles and colors, making this kitchen classic ideal for complementing any color … Read More