Are you aware of the ways in which you can leverage Linked In to your advantage when it comes to your nursing and healthcare career? In Episode 5 of The Nurse Keith Show, holistic nursing career coach Keith Carlson discusses how to maximize your Linked In profile, as well as your savvy use of this powerful networking platform.


Did you know that Linked In is actually a very powerful search engine disguised as a social media platform? And since search engines are fueled by keywords, Keith reveals how important it is to seed your profile with appropriate keywords so that your profile is found by those professionals with whom you’d like to connect.

In the course of this episode, Keith discusses the crucial importance of Linked In to professional career development, and how access to more than 250 million Linked In users opens a world of possibilities when it comes to online networking with kindred spirits, potential employers, and savvy colleagues.

Details of your Linked In profile are covered in this podcast, including your photo, your headline, the creation of your unique Linked In profile url, as well as the all-important summary.

Finally, Keith discusses the ways in which authentic networking and follow up is key to your online networking efforts, and that powerful alliances can be forged if you utilize Linked In to its full potential.

This episode of The Nurse Keith Show will set you straight on Linked In. Are you ready?

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Be well, dig deep, and keep in touch!


Nurse Keith photoKeith Carlson, RN, BSN, NC-BC, is the Board Certified Nurse Coach behind and the well-known blog, Digital Doorway.

Keith is co-host of, a wildly popular nursing podcast; he also hosts The Nurse Keith Show, his own podcast focused on career advice and inspiration for nurses. Keith is also the resident nursing career expert at

A widely published nurse writer, Keith is the author of “Savvy Networking For Nurses: Getting Connected and Staying Connected in the 21st Century.” He has also contributed chapters to a number of books related to the nursing profession, and currently writes for MultiViews New Service,, StaffGarden, and Working Nurse Magazine.

Mr. Carlson brings a plethora of experience as a nurse thought leader, online nurse personality, holistic career coach, writer, and well-known successful nurse entrepreneur.


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