Posts Tagged "promotion"

Create an Engaging About Us Page With Some Help From LinkedIn

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 in Career, Consulting, resources | 0 comments

Here’s another, little known thing you can do with help from LinkedIn: create an engaging About Us page for your company, bio or your job search/resume site. LinkedIn’s timeline app is cool and something with which many of us could find lots of other interesting uses. To see a timeline that’s already been generated, you can view mine from 2012 2013 below (Quicktime needed and check your browser — definitely Safari friendly): LinkedIn_timeline_video_Sandyjk_2012 SandyJK_LinkedIn_Timeline_2013 Here’s a screen grab of what you’ll see in case you have browser...

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LinkedIn: Oops, they did it again

Posted by on Apr 27, 2012 in biz dev, Consulting, marketing, resources | 2 comments

Yes, LinkedIn has done it again. They’ve taken a feature, that at first seemed to be something of an afterthought, and which also appeared to be released mainly just see what members will do with it, and they then apply what they’ve learned via careful observation (of their site analytics, no doubt), and enhance the heck out of it…basically knocking it out of the park. I’m talking about LinkedIn Company Pages. It’s been for some time now that you could add very basic content to your company page on LinkedIn, but they’ve recently added a whole bunch of bells...

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Has LinkedIn helped you too?

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in marketing | 0 comments

LinkedIn has helped me in my career and business too many ways to list and I know loads of other people that feel exactly the same way. And, because I’m a “friend” of LinkedIn, I was invited to participate in the launch of their 100 Million Members campaign. I responded immediately because I recognized that this would likely be something I could utilize in my own personal branding efforts and because it has to be one of the savviest social media marketing campaigns I’ve come across in a very long time. Just think about how much viral activity this is going to...

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Learning to Love LinkedIn Tip #6

Posted by on Jun 10, 2010 in networking | 0 comments

If you haven’t set up a PUBLIC profile on LinkedIn, it’s time. And since the system generates a random URL for your profile, you definitely want to change it to something more coherent as well as search engine optimized.  For example, mine is Yes, I probably should have used sandyjoneskaminski, but it just looked silly and a tad too long. To edit the URL of your LinkedIn profile look under Settings and then on the left for Public Profile.  Click there and add your name in the URL box customize it and improve the Google rankings of your profile...

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Please pick my brain…for a fee!

Posted by on May 12, 2010 in Career | 0 comments

For the next 6 weeks, and for 2 days out of each week, I’m offering friends of friends and/or my Seattle contacts a 50 minute career search or biz dev strategy session for only $50. WE ARE SOLD OUT! THANK YOU FOR ALL THE REFERRALS! Why 50-4-50? Because over the past (almost) 5 years, as many of your know, or have personally experienced, I have acquired a considerable amount of social capital in, and knowledge of the Puget Sound market. So, for a few personal as well as professional reasons, I want to share what I can with those that need it before July 1st. And, just in...

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