LinkedIn

Windows 10 tip: Customize your user profile folder name

When you set up a new user account, Windows 10 creates a profile folder and assigns it to the new account. Here's how to customize the name of that …

Microsoft Windows

15 Most Desired Positions According to Recruiters on LinkedIn

It has been proven on multiple occasions that working at a job you hate is worse for your mental health than being unemployed. Sure, the stress of …

Employment

LinkedIn Learning Now Offers Courses From Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global

LinkedIn Learning, the professional network’s online learning destination, now offers six new courses from Thrive Global, <b>Arianna Huffington</b>’s new …

Learning

7 Surprising Ways Kickstarter Will Help You Launch Your Next Book

How I drove a successful Kickstarter for my new book to help entrepreneurs raise capital.<p>Kisckstarter can help you drive pre-sales and awareness for your book project if you do it right. According to Kickstarter, just a little over 30 percent of publishing projects get funded on their platform, so …

Kickstarter

Microsoft Stores hosting free LinkedIn workshops

Two Microsoft Store locations on Long Island will host several free events next week, including workshops to teach small business owners, …

Microsoft

Watch The Iron Meeting Full Episode - JFK Declassified: Tracking Oswald

Create your free HISTORY profile<p>Resume full episodes across devices<br>• Use this one profile to sign into all your A+E Networks profiles: <b>A&E, FYI, HISTORY</b> …

TV

The Surprising Truth About Online Marketing (According to Science)

Some eye-opening data from LinkedIn recently revealed a clear directive on how professionals want to be marketed and sold to online.<p>Good news for those of you looking to using LinkedIn to generate more sales leads with your content. New data released from LinkedIn reaffirms the importance of using …

Content Marketing

This Hotshot Data Company Says Its Free Product One-Ups Google and LinkedIn

Relationship Science, the data sifting company backed by tech and finance luminaries, is bringing some of its personalized search capabilities to the …

CRM

A look inside LinkedIn's New York office, where employees enjoy perks like free gourmet meals and a speakeasy hidden in the Empire State Building

In many ways, LinkedIn — a company that helps more than 500 million people in over 200 countries make professional connections and scout out new opportunities — has become an integral part of everyone's careers.<p>But what is it like for the more than 10,000 people who actually work at the company, …

The Workplace

How to Secure Your Online Accounts By Revoking Access From Third-Party Apps

Every once in a while, an app like Unroll.me pops into the spotlight to remind us that we all tend to authorize a lot of apps to access our email and …

Apps

LinkedIn Sales Navigator and Dynamic 365 now integrated deeper

Microsoft has begun to combine the best of their innovation and acquisition to enhance the experience for Sales Professionals by offering deeper …

CRM

Microsoft announces LinkedIn integrations for sales and HR products

Microsoft said it is integrating LinkedIn sales tool LinkedIn Sales Navigator with its own ERP and CRM business software, Dynamics 365, to help …

CRM

Exclusive: Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Teams With LinkedIn to Boost Wellness

Thrive Global, Arianna Huffington's new company possibly best known for promoting the value of sleep, is teaming with LinkedIn to improve our well …

Arianna Huffington

LinkedIn Now Has Over 500 Million Registered Users, Up 33 Million In Six Months

LinkedIn has released some big numbers being the first one since the $26.2b acquisition deal with Microsoft closed in December. In a blog post …

Emerging Technology

Here's the cold LinkedIn message that prompted a CEO to give the sender a job

Kathryn Minshew, cofounder and CEO of the career advice and job listings site The Muse, hadn't been looking to hire a head of marketing in 2012.<p>Then she received a LinkedIn message from Elliot Bell that changed her mind. Bell was hired as the director of marketing a few months later. He worked at …

Social Selling: 5 Ways to Use LinkedIn for Sales Prospecting

Social selling is the art of using social networks to find, connect with, understand, and nurture sales prospects. According to HubSpot, “The use of …

Selling

50 Job Search Tips From Recruiters That You Need To Know About

When researching the most effective practices on conducting a job search, job seekers can get a lot of mixed messages on what to do (or what not to …

Employment

LinkedIn passes 500M users—reach them with these tools and tips

LinkedIn is growing—and so can your opportunities to network and expand your brand.<p>On Monday, the platform announced that it has more than 500 …

Public Relations

How to Nail the 6 Key Parts of a Job Description | LinkedIn Talent Blog

If you don’t spend hours crafting the perfect job description, it’s understandable. After all, according to LinkedIn's Global Recruiting Trends 2017 …

Employment

LinkedIn Launches Tools For Audience Targeting

LinkedIn has launched Matched Audiences, a suite of three targeting tools that aim to connect marketers with their audiences through site retargeting …

CRM

How LinkedIn's Enhanced Messaging Experience Provides New Opportunities

If LinkedIn is just another social media platform that you’re checking in on now and again, you could be missing a huge opportunity - not only to …

Marketing

LinkedIn’s new Matched Audiences feature just blew Facebook Custom Audiences out of the water for B2B

As LinkedIn rolls out Matched Audiences, columnist AJ Wilcox takes a look at the advanced email match strategies you can use with the new feature and …

Viral Marketing

LinkedIn goes on connecting professionals, now has half a billion users

Why it matters to you<p>The more users LinkedIn can attract, the more chance there is of existing members making a connection that really …

Marketing

Check Out a New Podcast Hosted by Reid Hoffman -- And Join the Conversation on Entrepreneur.com

The billionaire co-founder of LinkedIn and Greylock partner is hosting a new 10-series podcast, 'Masters of Scale', one full of ideas worth talking about.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In the new podcast Masters of Scale, LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman explores his philosophy on how to scale</i> …

Startups

Can LinkedIn’s new apprenticeship program help diversify its workforce?

Lyn Muldrow wants to work at a major Silicon Valley tech firm, but landing a job has been tough without a computer science degree from a prestigious …

Silicon Valley

LinkedIn hits 500 million members mark; India second largest global market

India continues to feature extensively in LinkedIn’s progress chart as the LinkedIn user base successfully crossed the 500 million members mark …

India

How To Find Clients For Your Freelance Blogging Business

Let me ask you this:<p><i>When you first started blogging, did making money from your blog ever cross your mind?</i><p>Maybe not.<p>Many new bloggers view blogging …

Social Media Marketing

LinkedIn hits 500m members; Singapore the third most-connected country on the network

LinkedIn has hit the 500m member mark across 200 countries, and Singapore has punched above its weight by being the third most connected country on …

Singapore

LinkedIn reaches half a billion users

The professional network hits the 500 million member milestone.<p>A half-billion members and counting.<p>LinkedIn said Monday that it's now crossed the 500 million member threshold. The total is up from the 467 million the professional network announced in October.<p>Facebook has more than 1.8 billion …

Emerging Technology

LinkedIn now sports 500 million members

LinkedIn has now crossed a pretty significant milestone: 500 million members. The company, which was acquired by Microsoft in 2016, took to a new …

Marketing