A professional profile

A professional profile

Learn how to write a professional profile.

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and tips and do the exercises.


Reading text

David Beddingfield

Digital Marketing Manager



Over the past six years I have held various roles in the field of digital marketing and communication and currently lead a small team in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector. I have a proven track record of planning and implementing successful digital marketing campaigns across a range of channels.   



Digital Marketing Manager
Krunch Ltd
Jan 2017 – Present

My role involves strategic focus on all areas of digital marketing within the company and working closely with the main marketing and communications teams. I design and lead all our digital marketing campaigns.

Digital Marketing Executive
Krunch Ltd
June 2014 – Dec 2016

I was responsible for overall social media strategy. I worked on many campaigns to drive engagement with the customers of our breakfast cereals and bars to build brand loyalty. I also led on three key product launches.

Digital Marketing Assistant
Food2Grab Ltd
Sept 2013 – May 2014

In this role I developed my existing knowledge and skills in the fields of social media and consumer goods. I supported the design of multi-channel marketing campaigns to promote brand awareness of our healthy snack range.


  1. Your online profile needs to be concise, engaging and convincing.
  2. State a clear title/role under your name.
  3. Your summary should be in short paragraphs.
  4. Think about who you want to read your profile and write in an appropriate style for them.
  5. Add links to examples of your work if you have them.
  6. Check it carefully and get feedback from a friend or colleague.


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Submitted by Nikolaos Stavr… on Wed, 26/02/2020 - 14:33

I'm currently an agronomist and manager for an agricultural company. Over the past ten years, I have held various roles in the field of agronomy. I'm currently responsible for plant, harvest, and care for the growing crop. I take notes on the crop as it grows. My role involves looking for ways to increase soil productivity. In my previous role, I worked for federal and state governments at research stations. In my current role, I have also organized a plant pathology department with five pathologists and two surveyors.

Submitted by Elius Hossain on Wed, 19/02/2020 - 10:45

Currently, I hold a position as a college teacher. Before, getting into here, I have completed my Bachelor of Arts from a reputed university. Being a college teacher, I have to drill with students in English. My English skill is now at intermediate level. Now, I am doing very well bring it at advanced level.

Submitted by Nwe Oo Mon on Tue, 11/02/2020 - 12:35

I only have an online profile on LinkedIn. Over the past six years, I have held in the field of Microfinance and currently I am an underwriter. I have a proven take record of communication and strong decision making and underwriting skill.

Submitted by conejo on Mon, 20/01/2020 - 02:28

For me, the main Tip for a succesful profile is to write always the truth about your experience, the Number of years worked and achivements in all jobs.

Submitted by ramya ganesh on Fri, 13/12/2019 - 17:48

yes ,i have a linkedin profile for sharing my profile .We need to update our online profile up to date and we should keeping on developing skills related to one's field.Provide proper information with valid certification and details .

Submitted by Aswad371 on Wed, 11/12/2019 - 14:57

I have a profile in different social media portals which helps to maintain my professional network and make myself accessible for new trends related to my career, opening job opportunities. usually, when I create any profile I do my best to show up a summary of my experience, where I worked and am working currently, the key skills and knowledge I have. eventually, it should be concise, engaging and convincing.

Submitted by arun on Thu, 05/12/2019 - 04:48

This the the world of internet and distances have reduces because of this facility. Need of job brought me to professional site. I have a profile in linkedln . I have written many this related to my education and grades in that profile. Because i am a fresh job seeker so i don not have experiences . Although I have worked over few projects during my master degree So that project are en experience for me which I have mentioned in profile. Some Interested companies had offered me work and I am doing work with one of them.

Submitted by cittàutopica on Tue, 22/10/2019 - 18:09

I only have an online profile on Linkedin, but I have insert in this website the essential data about me, without photo. I think he who's looking for a job ought to write his profile so that who read this has a complete image of his skills, experience and personality.

Submitted by gicandrade on Wed, 09/10/2019 - 11:05

Hello all, I have profile in the most popular social media, Linkedin. In most of then, I believe we need to be honest and true. I have a lot of experience in my carrier, so I preferred to remove some companys. I'm jounalist and I worked for over 18 years in my profession. I had have a lot of sucessful since I graduated, I had worked on the main company's in my area. currently, I'm a master student at University of Minho, in communication science and I'm becoming a resarcher in science communication. At the moment, I develop a research in the communication of the working relationship.

Submitted by Cynthia A on Sun, 04/08/2019 - 16:46

Yes, I have a profile with LinkedIn. In my opinion, adding two to three skills could be an additional advantage.