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Good Girls Get Rich Podcast

Oct 30, 2023

This week’s episode of Good Girls Get Rich is brought to you by Uplevel Media CEO and LinkedIn expert, Karen Yankovich. In this episode, Karen Yankovich talks to the women on LinkedIn!

Want to build confidence, networks, and successful futures? Then this episode is for you!


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About the Episode:

In this episode, we dove deep into the challenges women face on LinkedIn and unpacked the reasons behind the gender gap on this powerful platform. We explored various factors, from incomplete profiles to societal expectations, that might be holding women back on LinkedIn. But fear not, because I'm here to shed light on these challenges and guide you on how to conquer them.

Key Points:

  1. Incomplete Profiles: So many LinkedIn users, regardless of gender, have profiles that are just gathering dust. And guess what? Incomplete profiles mean missed opportunities! Let's spruce up those profiles and make them shine.
  2. Time Constraints: We get it; life gets crazy busy. But here's the deal: your professional network matters, and investing time in platforms like LinkedIn can open doors you never imagined. It's worth carving out some time for your career growth.
  3. Societal Expectations: Ah, societal expectations, the silent confidence killer. Don't let these norms hold you back. You are powerful, and your voice deserves to be heard. It's time to break free from these constraints and own your space.
  4. Imposter Syndrome: That sneaky imposter syndrome can haunt even the best of us. But let me tell you, you are not alone. We've all been there. It's about embracing your worth and acknowledging your expertise. You belong here!
  5. Privacy Concerns: Privacy is crucial, but it shouldn't hide your brilliance. Yes, be cautious, but don't let it dim your light. LinkedIn is your stage; showcase your talents proudly and authentically.
  6. LinkedIn's Perception: There's a misconception that LinkedIn is just for B2B connections. Let's bust that myth! LinkedIn is a powerhouse for all businesses. Whether you're B2B or B2C, there's a place for you to shine and thrive.
  7. Empowerment and Visibility: Ladies, it's time to take control of your online brand. Network with purpose, refine your LinkedIn profile, and communicate assertively, all while staying true to yourself. Empowerment and visibility go hand in hand.
  8. Networking Strategies: Building connections with influencers, perfecting your LinkedIn profile, and embracing authentic communication strategies can transform your LinkedIn experience. Remember, authenticity and assertiveness are your superpowers!


So, there you have it! Overcoming challenges, embracing confidence, and leveraging LinkedIn strategically can transform your professional journey. Let's rewrite the rules, break free from limitations, and create a vibrant LinkedIn presence together. Your dreams are within reach – let's make them a reality!


Episode Spotlights:


Magical Quotes from the Episode:

  1. "LinkedIn is a tool where you can create your brand, your story, your presence in a way that's just not possible anywhere else."
  2. "Success is not about spamming people, it's about creating magnetic profiles that draw people to you."
  3. "Confidence is magnetic. When you show up as your confident self on LinkedIn, it attracts the right opportunities and connections."
  4. "LinkedIn is not just a platform; it's a community where you can surround yourself with amazing people who believe in you."
  5. "Visibility leads to influence. The more visible you are on LinkedIn, the more impact and influence you can have in your industry."


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