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This post is about LinkedIn job search success. Today I’m going to share a method of using your LinkedIn network in a powerful and successful way. It’s a way that won’t ask too much of your network. And it won’t feel like spam to people you don’t know that well. LinkedIn job search success requires […]
Today was our first “live” discussion on LinkedIn and, for a first try, it was a success. We had 12 career professionals chatting with us and discussing the art of connecting on LinkedIn, how to do it well, and the mistakes people make. ¬†1 hour; 6 questions; 170 comments; we‚Äôd call that a great start! […]
This is a guest blog post by Mark Lynch¬†about why it’s important to embrace LinkedIn. With only 30 connections and generic profile in January 2011, I looked at LinkedIn like most people; not really sure what to do with it. What is it? Where do I start? What does it mean to embrace LinkedIn? Fast […]
This is a guest post by Randy Block¬†about your LinkedIn first impression. LinkedIn is certainly the leading site for networking among professionals. It is constantly upgrading its services. And after you have connected with someone, you often see¬†‚ÄúPeople You May Know‚ÄĚ. You watch the parade of photos and backgrounds. Your¬†LinkedIn first impression. I have viewed […]
LinkedIn is kind of like a cocktail party, but without the jazz and the olives. You want your profile to be properly dressed, to present the very best image of you.
This is a guest post by Greg Johnson¬†about LinkedIn skills and endorsements. Ever since LinkedIn introduced the Skills and Experience section along with the ability to endorse others for their LinkedIn skills and experience, it has been a topic that has generated a lot of negative response. LinkedIn group discussions are full of people complaining […]
At the end of April, LinkedIn rolled out another new feature. (Surprise, surprise! LinkedIn is changing again!) Called LinkedIn Contacts, it‚Äôs touted as a new way to combine, access and use your information.