Category Archives: LinkedIn

I am not looking for a new job, why should I update my LinkedIn profile?

I think that myth that if you update your LinkedIn profile means you are looking for a new job has now passed.  Yes, there are recruiters looking through LinkedIn, but so are customers, colleagues and potential new opportunities.   Before you know … Continue reading

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How to invite a group of your LinkedIn Connections to a region specific event and be able to easily follow up using tags.

How to invite a group of your LinkedIn Connections to a region specific event and be able to easily follow up using tags. (Login to LinkedIn) 1) Select Contacts -> Connections 2) Click on Locations (Bottom Left) 3) Select Location and … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Tip: How to ask a contact that you have in common to introduce you on LinkedIn

There are times, when you are searching for someone at a particular position and/or company but do not know that person directly and it would be more effective to reach out through a common contact.  LinkedIn lets you know if … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Tip – Ever wonder what all the stats are about?

Have you ever wondered about the statistics when you log into LinkedIn.  Well, you are able to see who has viewed your profile, and how many Connections you have. You can also edit your settings to disable/enable other people from seeing … Continue reading

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LinkedIn – Using Advanced Search for Sales Prospecting

It’s amazing who you are connected to and who you can find on LinkedIn.  If you are using  LinkedIn for Sales Prospecting or even for a job search, this advanced search feature is pretty amazing! Here’s a quick 2min. video … Continue reading

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LinkedIn, improving your headline (1 minute makeover)

LinkedIn is a great tool we can use not only to display our resume but also share what we have to offer. By default the headline is the Title of your latest position.  However, you could change that for your … Continue reading

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Tag you are it! Tagging your LinkedIn contacts.

Tagging is a great way to organize information, but what’s amazing these days is that you can tag people!  Whether, you are inside the company and want to organize contacts, on Facebook, or using LinkedIn, tagging (also referred to as labeling allows you … Continue reading

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