"Dear Socially Stephanie: How much should you differentiate your message when you post on Twitter, Facebook, Google +, and LinkedIn? Does the overall tone and message vary even for the same subject, or does it not really matter?"
Not surprisingly, LinkedIn was the most popular source of information for professional users, with 9 out of 10 of them regularly using it to keep abreast of industry updates and fresh content, ahead of new sites.
Looking for a new job or thinking about retraining? LinkedIn has analysed activity by members to identify the most sought-after skills in Australia, and the list is utterly dominated by IT roles. More »
Mark Oxton has been named interim GM of Tribune’s Hartford FOX affiliate WTIC. Oxton is the director of sales. He replaces Chris Geiger who left the station Tuesday. According to his LinkedIn page, Oxton has worked at WTIC since July 2005. New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
F or a long time, I assumed that getting professional photos taken was just a necessary evil. Something you had to grin and bear, for the sake of appearing to be a functioning adult and keeping your LinkedIn profile up to date (or Match.com,...Show More Summary
Gyanda Sachdeva has been at LinkedIn for five years, and working as a product manager for most of that time. Naturally, she's a LinkedIn whiz, and in a recent interview she shared her favorite tip for members: Make the most of the "Who's Viewed Your Profile" tool. Show More Summary
If you're wondering what job skills got the most people hired or looked at by recruiters this year, wonder no longer. This list shows the skill categories that got the most people new jobs out of LinkedIn's 330 million member profiles. Read more...
Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. Pinterest. LinkedIn. They may be the most well known social media platforms, but right behind them is an entire cadre of social media platforms. While you may not be familiar with some of the newest social media channels, they offer tremendous potential.
Big Data is netting big salaries. Whether its Moneyball, President Obama's election campaigns or just the social media-led explosion of information, "statistical analysis and data mining" topped LinkedIn's list of the 25 Hottest Skills That Got People Hired in 2014 Last year, the top skill was "social media marketing." Data mining was No. Show More Summary
With more than 330 million people using the service to list their resumes, find jobs, or find new hires, LinkedIn has a lot of data about the current job market. To close out 2014, the company released a list of the top skills people who got hired this year had listed on their profiles and that recruiters searched for the most. Show More Summary
Who wouldn?t hire you with that recommendation?
This past week, I had a prominent CEO from an up-and-coming startup reach out to me via LinkedIn message. After a few conversations back and forth I was really able to understand what his business was trying to solve and I genuinely felt personally connected to him.
With the arrival of highly distributed applications (as found in Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter and others) and the Internet of Things, SQL databases have proven inadequate in terms of scalability, ease of management, cost and deployment in the cloud. This … Continue reading ?
Celebrate Christmas with Bryan Mills as he demonstrates his various skills in two viral videos, then enter a new 'Taken 3' LinkedIn contest. [...]
If what you have is a very particular set of skills, skills you have acquired over a very long career—skills like familiarity with SQL databases and proficiency in Microsoft Office—then 20th Century Fox and LinkedIn, on behalf of the upcoming Taken 3, have a contest for you. Show More Summary
Rapportive used to be a fantastic Gmail plugin that gave you lots of context about the people you were in contact with, as a sidebar next to every email. After LinkedIn acquired it, it started to lose a lot of what made is so useful and many still wish they could go back to the ‘classic’ version. Show More Summary
Rapportive users have not been happy about the email plugin’s performance and changes following its acquisition by LinkedIn. Instead of rich contact info and tools for following and friending email contacts on a variety of social networks, LinkedIn removed much of the functionality that drew users to the email plugin in the first place. Show More Summary
Quicket, the app that wants to be your “one stop shop” app for travel has today released an update that lets you see friends on the same flight from more networks than before. In October the company announced that it would allow users to see Facebook friends on the same flight, complete with their faces on the seat map. Show More Summary
LinkedIn, the professional’s social network, is redesigning its homepage in an effort to get workers to participate more. The idea seems to be to separate content from social events important to people you are connected with. If you aren’t already using LinkedIn, there are plenty of good reasons to. Show More Summary
LinkedIn has updated the look of its profile pages by making analytics and insight front-and-center. On the new LinkedIn page, users will find two important stats right at the top. First, they’ll see how many people have been visiting their profiles on the professional social network. Show More Summary