LinkedIn® continues to change, evolve and add (or take away) features on a regular basis. Recently, the search capabilities within LinkedIn’s basic level of membership were changed quite a bit. The good news is, you can still use search operators directly
Since LinkedIn® continues to remain the king of the professional networking world, and I’ve been active on the platform since early 2004, I thought I’d share some of the most common myths I encounter and frequently need to dispel as a
10 Ways to Optimize LinkedIn for Your Job Search Optimizing your profile and boosting your personal brand on LinkedIn is easy once you understand how most folks really use the platform. I teach all my clients that LinkedIn is essentially
We all know job searching can be a nerve–racking experience, to say the least. This is why I’ve started offering a Job Search Jump-Starter program and LinkedIn has come up with a few ways to help make it less stressful for
10 Easy Ways to Optimize LinkedIn for Your Small Business Optimizing your profile and presence on LinkedIn is easy once you understand how people really use the platform. I teach my clients that LinkedIn is today’s version of a Whitepages or
Unless I’m expecting it, I’m always disappointed when I receive an invitation to connect on LinkedIn that contains only the following: I’d like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn. Aren’t you? Well, my friend and frequent collaborator,
Sharing Your Story on LinkedIn It breaks my heart when I hear my talented and successful LinkedIn clients downplay their significant accomplishments once we get to work on the Summary section on their profile to review what they’re most proud
LinkedIn’s Reply Before Accepting an Invite to Connect It was there, then it wasn’t, but it IS still there. Unfortunately, it’s oh-so-challenging to find it this time around. So, yes, the reply function is still there but it’s practically hidden.
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Offer Help To Others First Most of us recognize that networking helps us find clients, partners, and sometimes, even great new opportunities, which is why doing more of it is often at the top of the New Year’s resolution lists for many professionals.
My thoughts on trends shaping my industry…. That’s what the invitation I received to start “plogging” on LinkedIn stated (see above). It didn’t say, “Start promoting your events, current promotions, links to content on your website, etc., on LinkedIn today