How to Remove Connections from LinkedIn

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Sometimes, you probably want to remove someone you might have previously accepted as a LinkedIn connection.  Am I right?  But where do you go and how do you do it?  Well today is your lucky day my friend because its time to see just how easy it is to remove connections on LinkedIn.  Now the networking folks out there might cringe when I say this but the truth is that there are … [Read more...]

How to Use LinkedIn Mentions

Using Linkedin Mentions

LinkedIn recently released the ability that when you are sending an update to your network of connections on LinkedIn you can now mention specific people in your network or companies.  Personally this is something that I am happy to see.  A lot of times when I use LinkedIn for networking with other professionals I want to call out specific information to specific people and … [Read more...]

How do you Represent Your Work Experience on LinkedIn

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Recently, after receiving a promotion at work I decided to update my profile on LinkedIn.  I mean it makes sense right?  But I found myself trying to decide if I should have a separate title with the month I received my promotion, if I should just update my title or if I should update my title to include both titles to show my career progression.  I started to look at other … [Read more...]

What Are LinkedIn Visual Profiles and Why Should You Care

Linkedin visual profiles

In the last few days LinkedIn has released that it will be now giving people the option to create visual profiles.  Now, for those of you wondering just what a visual profile is, much as it sounds its a way to showcase your unique professional story using rich, visual content on your LinkedIn profile.  As you can see here you can take pieces of your work (granted this might not … [Read more...]

LinkedIn Released Some New Mobile Apps

LinkedIn app - Before and After look of the app

Well, when I woke up this morning and checked out my iPhone I noticed that the Linkedin app had been updated and I thought to myself "No big deal" until I installed the app and thought " Wow this is so much better than the old LinkedIn app.  Here is a side by side comparison of the old LinkedIn App for mobile devices like the iPhone. What I personally like about this … [Read more...]