Editor’s note: This post was written by Matthew, who can be found on the Devumi Social Metrics Blog every Wednesday and Friday talking about what’s happening in the online worlds of YouTube, Twitter, SoundCloud, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. Show More Summary
Facebook is for families and friends, unless of course you’re a teen. Twitter is for news. And LinkedIn is for work and career. But with the massive growth of the pre-eminent professional networking site, which has jumped from 37 million users in 2009 to over 332 million near the end of 2014, many newbies are flooding […]
When the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed in 1990, there was no Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. Since then, the number of social media channels, and their use for communication among all demographics, has grown exponentially. Show More Summary
Time will tell how much these people will be able to improve Salesforce's current products or impact the company's long-term trajectory.
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My name is Mark Wayman and for the last ten years I have owned an executive recruiting company focused on gaming and high tech. LinkedIn asked for BIG IDEAS FOR 2015, and I came up with two - "Bad Hiring and Hubris Lead to Bankruptcy" (which will be in a separate article) and "Boycott Entitlement; Success Is Hard Work". Show More Summary
Like other tech companies, LinkedIn could stand to become more diverse. And one thing that could help is a program to support women who work in technology at the company.
I just spent some time updating my LinkedIn Profile and am now curious how it's doing in terms of views. Is there a ranking or other stats that show me this information? The post Can I see how my LinkedIn Profile ranks? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Burberry CEO-turned-Apple Retail SVP Angela Ahrendts returned to posting on her LinkedIn blog after nearly five months over the weekend with a holiday message to her followers: “Let peace begin with me.” In the blog post, Ahrendts wrote about her effort to share a leadership lesson relevant to the holidays, something with which she admits […]
When we first get to know who Liam Neeson's Bryan Mills really is in Pierre Morel's Taken, it's basically because he's delivering his resume over the phone to a bunch of kidnappers. We all know the line: "If you are looking for ransom, I can tell you I don't have money. Show More Summary
When you think of social networks, Facebook or Twitter is probably the first thing that comes to mind -- but they’re not the only game in town. There’s another popular platform that’s used by 332 million people worldwide and gains two new members every second. At least 40 percent of its users check the site’s activity daily and more than eight percent visit during work hours.
LinkedIn influencer and writer, Jeff Haden, recently wrote a piece titled, “40 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb.” The article is a must read for anyone in the business world, or just someone who doesn’t want to look like an idiot. Everyone knows one misspelled word can keep your resume from getting […]
Someone sent us this fellow’s Facebook page. His name is Kennis LaWayne Smith and he claims to be a Ranger and Special Forces qualified. According to his now-defunct LinkedIn page, he tried to use that experience for his private security business; And he looks pretty scowly – that alone proves he’s a Ranger and all-around […]
What a difference one short year makes. In 2013, my position of ‘Social Media Scientist’ which focuses on ‘social media marketing’ for clients and publishers was the most viable job in the land. This year, not only did ‘Data Scientist’ take the top spot in Linkedin’s “Top 25 Job Skills” list, the social media marketing skill was wiped clean off the 2014 list entirely.
H appy Friday upstarts. If you're feeling incensed about Sony canceling "The Interview", maybe hunt down Charlie Chaplin's "The Great Dictator" this weekend. Here's our own Michael del Castillo's take. And here's what we learned this week in Uplinks. It's 1999 again. Show More Summary
Post contributed by Amitraj Tyagi Today’s war of talent acquisition is far more challenging than it used to be a few years back. Social media tools like LinkedIn have increased the visibility of candidates, whether active or passive. With such transformation in the technology landscape, it is a lot easier to identify a promising candidate. [...]Show More Summary
Bryan Mills has joined LinkedIn just in time to show off his new 'Taken 3' music video, where he warns not to take his stuff. [...]
Actor Liam Neeson made news this week with a unique offer on LinkedIn. And LinkedIn itself recently announced some new changes to its profile section. Meanwhile, Adobe acquired a service aimed at giving customers on its Creative Cloud more options. Read on for a full list of headlines in this week’s Small Business Trends news...
That's it! As of today, I'm done with conference calls and meetings. I'm breaking up with Twitter, dumping Google Plus and LinkedIn, and quitting email cold turkey. According to McKinsey, the average knowledge worker spends 28 percent of their workweek managing e mail. Show More Summary