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 Abrarhussain on Tue, 23/02/2021 - 23:50

At the moment I do not have an online profile, but will do in the near future. My tip for profile writing is to be completely honest.

Submitted by Dalmi on Wed, 10/02/2021 - 13:33

Yes, I have. As I know, when you make an online profile, you need to straight forward. Then, only input the important thing to know to your online profile. Sometimes, I saw someone's online profile that input some unnecessary information.

Submitted by John90 on Tue, 09/02/2021 - 03:25

Hi everyone, I think this is a great exercise to improving communication skills to develop a CV. In my case I plan to move to Canada for work and study program. I'm a Digital Animator and over the past year I have held roles in the field of Sports. I´m responsible for designing social media communication to promote sports events in all of Mexico.

Submitted by duyb7hmu on Mon, 01/02/2021 - 20:34

Duc Duy Pham General Practitioner Doctor Summary Over the past six years, I have studied general medicine at Hanoi Medical University in Hanoi where I have a big chance to see lots kind of complicated diseases. I receiving a good university certificate the next October. I have a proven track record of using my medical knowledge in taking care of people across a range of diseases. Experience Team leader of a big project August 2015 - December 2017 My role involves a strategic focus on all areas of basic savvy within the team and working closely with every one of the team. I design and lead all our school's projects. Team leader on clinical rotation January 2018- March 2021 I was responsible for overall study strategy at the hospital. I worked closely with professors to drive engagement with our students. I also led on three surveys.

Submitted by nancyvirginiare on Wed, 13/01/2021 - 19:13

Thanks for the tips, very useful. I have a professional profile in Linkedin because im looking for a new job.

Submitted by ceryan41 on Wed, 13/01/2021 - 08:02

When ı read that article ı consider drive engagement issue. During any interview that subject should be emphasize . Generally drive engagement is called employee engagement that it mean does nor employee satisfaction. This emotional commitment means engaged employee actually core about their work and their company. For instance worker can make overtime when needed without being askin.
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Submitted by Ahmadmaaher on Fri, 25/12/2020 - 04:00

I have a professional profile on LinkedIn website, as I understand it as a formal environment to meet other colleagues and business's owners. I tried, when building this resume to focus on my professional experiences and job-related skills. on the other hand I have profile pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for family connection and to get in touch with my friends and relatives.

Submitted by Ivy Lynn on Sat, 19/12/2020 - 12:35

Summary Over the past five years I have taught English Grammar class in a free mobile organization and currently teaches primary Science in a private school. I have a proven track record of teaching practical Science and doing Science Fair Project about Ecosystem and Climate Change. Experience Science teacher May 2016- Present My role is to manage classroom with positive disciplines and teach Science for 3 classes. I design my lesson with Scientific process skills and scientific attitude for effective science teaching progress.

Submitted by Hamoodi on Sun, 29/11/2020 - 12:46

Actually, I have shared my profile on LinkedIn website which has created to looking at the job opportunity. The crucial tips should follow while you're presented your background must be clear and concise with a proven track record that includes your experiences, Skills, and Job duties had done before. Make it impressed by the support it with evidences as certificates and recommendations. Be warned when you choose the main words, and try to put special words that match and fit your career. Also Don't forget to insert your personal details such as your location, Nationality, e-mail address, and the most important point is your contact number.

Submitted by Justine STM on Fri, 27/11/2020 - 13:20

I have an online professional profil on Linkedin like a lot of people here. I found my actually job by this plateform, i'd just answered to a announce and one week later i had an interview with my actual firm. I think it's the best place for connect people for professional network. It's not indicate for all works but for mine in IT project and later in CSR project it's very interesting.