Could an "Honors & Awards" section be added to our Careers 2.0 profiles?

I could put such accolades in my personal statement, but a separate section for these offering a more structured approach would make it easier to capture information about these. LinkedIn for example offers title, issuer, date, description and in what position you received the award or honor.

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    Man I would love to flaunt my Microsoft Certified Application Specialist awards, even though I'm sure nobody cares how good I am with Excel. – BoltClock's a Unicorn Jan 1 '13 at 12:44
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    As long as it shows up only if you have some. It would be kind of depressing to have "Honors & Awards:" with crickets chirping underneath ;) – Tim Post Jan 2 '13 at 14:44
  • @TimPost: The same way te personal statement isn't shown if you left it blank, of course. :-) But I have one to flaunt now, so I wants a section for it! – Martijn Pieters Jan 2 '13 at 14:45
  • I'm just disappointed that the only projects section is for coding projects - I know SE is a programmers site at it's core, but I am pretty active on a number of SE sites, and manage many projects, they just aren't coding ones... – Rory Alsop Jan 4 '13 at 20:21
  • I'm also very interested in this, is there perhaps any update whether this might become a feature? As student with no internship done yet, this would make things look a little less empty. – Jeroen Vannevel Oct 14 '13 at 22:34

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