Why building a personal website can put you ahead of the jobseeker game

There’s a few things. Because you can customize it however you want, it’s a great opportunity to show off who you really are in a way that you can’t do with social media platforms such as LinkedIn.

According to Richard Green, the CEO of NGO Recruitment, a website is also a great way of reflecting your personal brand.

“It’s ideal because a personal website can be hosted in the candidate’s own name, designed to reflect their personal brand and be search engine optimized,” Green says.

It also gives you an opportunity to better showcase expertise and skills. Is there a report, or project that you are particularly proud of? Showing it off on your website is a great way for a prospective employer to really understand the work that went into it, and the skills you could bring into their organisation. Read more via Probono Australia