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...]

Technology and kids don’t mix

ipad2

It's been my experience raising two daughters that technology and kids simply don't mix.   Case in point.  Last weekend was Easter weekend and we took the kids to see Nanna and Grandpa and during the course of our visit we decided to use my iPad to play bedtime music for them.  So the girls went to sleep and we thought that was the end.  Well, my oldest daughter decided that … [Read more...]

How to Restrict Access to Events You Create on Facebook

How to setup Facebook event privacy

When you create an event on Facebook whether its for a friend's birthday party, your house party or any other type of party its important not only to get the information you are posting correct but also controlling who can see it.  Otherwise, you could run the rise of inviting people you didn't even anticipate.  Today I am going to show you how to limit access to who can see … [Read more...]

I Got a Personal Thank You From LinkedIn

LinkedIn Says Thanks

This past week I received an email from LinkedIn, a social networking service that I know and love to use.  The purpose of the letter is two fold.  One, that my profile is amongst a certain group of users that was in the top 5% of all profiles of LinkedIn that were viewed and two, that LinkedIn has passed the 200 million member mark. 200 Million members is no small … [Read more...]

How to Use ZenDesk to Connect With Your Customers

ZenDesk

I recently started to look at ZenDesk, a customer service tool that I've heard a lot of good things about in the past few months.  One aspect that ZenDesk allows you to setup quite easily is to use social media channels like Facebook and Twitter to capture interactions with your customers and turn them into cases (or tickets as their called in ZenDesk). Once you register for … [Read more...]