That’s right: Google+ serves your career prospects almost as faithfully as LinkedIn. Find out how Google+ can kickstart your job search efforts. The post How To Use Google+ To Kickstart Your Job Search appeared first on CAREEREALISM...
Ilya Pozin is the founder of Open Me and Ciplex and is a columnist for Inc, Forbes & LinkedIn. Sometimes, you need more than conventional wisdom and obvious advice to get yourself back on track. In fact, some of these hacks, whether it’s looking at baby animals or grabbing some Z’s, might actually seem counterintuitive. Show More Summary
It was the LinkedIn rejection heard 'round the world. In February, 26-year-old job-seeker Diana Mekota sent an email and LinkedIn request to connect with Kelly Blazek, who runs an online job board for marketing professionals in Cleveland. Show More Summary
ByAlex Cho: I have to admit I was fairly skeptical about LinkedIn (LNKD) when I created my first LinkedIn account, but then I realized that the growth potential in its employment solutions is beyond what I had originally anticipated....Show More Summary
The new LinkedIn publishing platform rocks. It's easy, has a huge reach and has prompted an amazing amount of reader engagement. Looks like I’m a sick man: I suddenly have LinkedInitis. I’m there more times per day than I’m willing to admit. Here’s why. read more
Apple and LinkedIn stocks look enticing at these lower levels.
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LinkedIn announced yesterday that it was expanding its mobile advertising platform to include Sponsored InMail. According to the blog post, the goal is to give marketers an opportunity to reach consumers where they’ll engage most: on...Show More Summary
LinkedIn is the best place for business professionals to post information about themselves, regardless of your discipline. As a business professional, regardless of what your function is, you need to be findable to those in your field. Show More Summary
Episode 95 of Power to the Small Business Podcast Don’t think of LinkedIn as your typical social media marketing channel. It requires different tactics than Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and all the others. LinkedIn is it’s own breed; a breed that requires some pro-activity and a little elbow grease. But the rewards are measurable. In this [...]
Congratulations to Copyblogger’s Brian Clark and Robert Bruce on the New Rainmaker podcast. Episode 1 was so compelling that I almost walked into oncoming traffic on my walk to work the other day. Episode 2 made me even more of a believer, though perhaps even less safe. Show More Summary
LinkedIn is a great way to show yourself off to prospective employers and stay in touch with people you know. But it's not great for meeting people outside your network. If you want to meet someone you don't know via LinkedIn, you can...Show More Summary
LinkedIn is no longer just about flaunting your resume when you're trying to get a job. The social network has become an incredible resource for building your professional identity online, no matter where you are in your career. And an important part of that process is done not through its desktop site, but through its apps. Show More Summary
In May of last year I wrote, "Why LinkedIn Just Got Less Appealing," to voice the displeasure of myself and many others regarding LinkedIn Today's (now called Pulse) abrupt content curation algorithm change. Prior to the eighth of that...Show More Summary
In a post on LinkedIn, Reid Hoffman criticized Carl C. Icahn's campaign against eBay, arguing that the assault is rooted in short-term thinking that runs counter to Silicon Valley's focus on long-term growth.
It's vital to take advantage of LinkedIn and Twitter to connect with prospective customers and stay on the radar of previous ones. Whether you're a sales manager or sales rep, chances are you've heard of social selling. At first glance the trendy phrase is intuitive--selling via social media channels. Show More Summary
LinkedIn is the best social network for your career, whether you want to use it to find a job or just boost your hirability. It's not without its annoyances, however. If you're prepping your profile for the job hunt especially, you'll want to head to this setting on LinkedIn first, before everything turns to hell. Read more...
Want to be found by more clients and customers? Add this. LinkedIn is the most effective social media platform for professional and business purposes. (Based on the amount of email I got from my recent post, 10 Ways to Generate MoreShow More Summary
Building on an earlier post, this piece describes seven LinkedIn enhancement tasks that can be tackled in one sitting or over several sessions. These tasks include adding digital links, creating a summary and adding specialties, selecting representative skills and expertise, and customizing one’s public profile. read more
Google senior systems engineer Jeremy Cole is once again teaming with LinkedIn senior software engineer Davi Arnaut for two InnoDB-focused sessions at the upcoming Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo 2014 this April 1-4 in Santa Clara, California. Show More Summary