LinkedIn

9 things you should always include on your résumé

Six seconds. That's the amount of time you have to impress a recruiter with your résumé.<p>In some cases, whoever's reading your CV might be <i>looking</i> for a reason to toss it in the "No" pile.<p>You need to sweat the small stuff. That means making certain that your résumé includes these nine basic</b> …

Career Development

The Most Important Part of Your LinkedIn Profile (That's Not Your Job)

Writing about your career history and achievements should be simple in theory, but penning a clear and articulate LinkedIn profile can be …

Employment

A Non-Spammy Approach to Generating Leads with LinkedIn's Sponsored InMail

How are you leveraging the largest professional network in the world?<p>With more than 347 million users -- a population that’s growing "at a rate of more than two new members per second" -- LinkedIn is easily recognized as the web’s largest professional network.<p>However, what many marketers fail to …

Digital Marketing

How LinkedIn Uses LinkedIn for Marketing [Infographic]

Learn how to advertise on LinkedIn for maximum ROI, based on marketing insights from LinkedIn itself.

Marketing

Tips for Your Instagram Posts, Plus a Perfect Profile Page [Infographic]

Last week we posted an infographic with 139 facts about Instagram, and we're continuing our Instagram theme this week with actionable tips on how to …

Instagram

5 Insights to Build Your Brand at a Conference or Event

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Web Development

Microsoft is 'deeply' focused on driving LinkedIn revenue — not necessarily the bottom line, CFO says

Microsoft's ambitious acquisition of LinkedIn is about revenue growth, not cost savings, chief financial officer Amy Hood said on Monday.<p>"I'm focused …

Microsoft

Meet the Wunderkind Economist Behind LinkedIn

He's mining LinkedIn's treasure trove of data for juicy economic secrets.

Silicon Valley

LinkedIn Reinstates Saved Searches After Desktop Re-Design

LinkedIn has confirmed that Saved Searches have now been reinstated for both paying and non-paying users.

Barack Obama’s LinkedIn page says he’s still POTUS, and it’s bringing up all sorts of feelings

Aww, if you’re like many of us, you miss Barack Obama ~so much~. Barack Obama’s LinkedIn page says he’s still POTUS, reported Mashable, and it’s …

Barack Obama

Barack Obama hasn't updated his LinkedIn page and now we're even more depressed

Even Barack Obama can't handle the truth.<p>I'd been waiting for the LinkedIn notification, "News about Barack Obama," or "Congratulate Barack Obama on his new position." But there's been nothing.<p>Then I checked the former President's LinkedIn page, one he created in 2007, while he was just an Illinois …

Barack Obama

How to: Find a better job with LinkedIn

LinkedIn isn’t just a social network: it’s a business tool that’s so well respected that Satya Nadella made it his first big acquisition as Microsoft …

Employment

Build Yourself A Powerhouse Personal Brand

, CommunityVoice<p>Given the popularity of social sites, networking platforms, bloggers, online publications and the ease of a quick Google search, a personal brand can be more powerful today than ever before. Anyone with internet access can easily get a sense of your brand by scoping out your online …

Marketing

15 Best Freelance Websites in 2015

Check out the top 15 websites to connect freelancers to their next paycheck, and clients to their next expert.<p>If you’re a freelancer looking for …

Freelancing

You Might Find Your Next Employee (or Job) on Facebook

Facebook is making its creepily comprehensive knowledge of its users available to employers looking to hire help.<p>Last week, Facebook announced the ability to post, and look for, jobs. Available in the United States and Canada at this point in time, business pages can now list their job openings and …

Facebook

A Freelancer's Guide To Build A Solid Brand On Pinterest

As a freelance writer, one thing I always get ask for is my portfolio or brand. Also, it is the most efficient way to show your potential clients …

Social Media Marketing

Facebook Now Allows You Add Your Country's Flag To Your Profile Photo

Facebook now allows you to add country’s flag to your profile photo. Actually you can now add picture frames to your profile picture to show your …

Facebook

The Single Biggest Mistake You're Making on LinkedIn (And How To Fix It)

You must apply this age-old rule of successful sales if you want to win new clients and customers over on LinkedIn.<p>In sales and marketing, if you confuse them, you lose them.<p>Since your entire foundation on LinkedIn starts with your profile and your professional headline, you need to make sure it's …

Business

Remove These Buzzwords from Your LinkedIn Profile STAT

The whole point of beefing up your LinkedIn profile is to show off your professional experience, right? In order to attract potential employers, your profile really needs to stand out. So if it looks and reads like everyone else’s, your chances of making an impression go *way* down. Plus, using …

LinkedIn Is The New Facebook: Here's What You Need To Know

Odd, quirky and even provocative content continues to pop-up on the once conservative business social network<p>LinkedIn has been around since 2003. But lately, something has changed. Content that was once frowned upon on Facebook is now the new normal on LinkedIn.<p>The business social networking site …

Fortune 500

LinkedIn Ads: How to target your ideal prospect, every time

Columnist AJ Wilcox walks you through LinkedIn targeting methods and campaign strategies that will help you reach your audience efficiently and at a …

Digital Marketing

25 Proven Ways to Get More Customer Reviews on Social Media

Engagement on your posts works as social proof, but the reviews on your social media are powerful testimonials that can affect how new users perceive …

Small Business

How to Measure LinkedIn Organic Activity

Social media analytics have evolved rapidly, leaving marketers in a quandary. Digital marketers now have dozens of tools at their fingertips, such as …

Social Media Marketing

Title Fight: A Showdown Between LinkedIn and Indeed

Related Posts<p>One of my core duties at Kinetix is to evaluate new sourcing and recruiting platforms and maintain relationships with current ... Get …

Human Resources

How to set up Kodi profiles

Your family can have their Kodi their way. It's as easy as setting up some new Kodi profiles.<p>Your kids want to watch something on your Kodi system, …

Abusing LinkedIn Endorsements Can Backfire If You're Not Careful

It's a simple enough concept. If you've done business with someone on LinkedIn, you can endorse the skills listed in their profile with one click.</i> …

Chamber of Commerce

TheWrap's First BE Conference Partners with LinkedIn For Millennial Women Lounge During SXSW

<b>TheWrap’s first conference for millennial women, “The BE Conference” partners with sponsor LinkedIn to create a networking lounge for millennial</b> …

Networking

Jeff Weiner: Manage Compassionately, and Prepare for the Next Worker Revolution

When Jeff Weiner discussed taking the job as LinkedIn’s CEO in 2008, he asked founder Reid Hoffman what decisions each of them would be making. …

Stanford University

You can now spruce up your profile photo with your country’s flag – no special event or cause necessary. We’ve seen Facebook use profile frames and filters for some time now, and in December it began allowing anyone to upload their own frames (as long as they fit quality standards). Today’s update adds over 200 flags to […]

Share Email Comments<p>You can now spruce up your profile photo with your country’s flag – no special event or cause necessary.<p>We’ve seen Facebook use …

Facebook

The #1 Question You Have About LinkedIn ... Answered

Recent improvements to its user platform make it even easier to engage with potential clients and customers on LinkedIn.<p>The #1 question I get asked about LinkedIn on a daily basis is this: "Do I need a Premium subscription?"<p>The short answer is "Yes!"<p>The longer answer is the topic of this …