Tag Archives: Technology

Five Simple Ways to Boost Your Professional Brand on LinkedIn

“Did you know that an average of 45 million profiles are viewed each day on LinkedIn? Your LinkedIn profile can be your ticket to a variety of new professional opportunities like partnerships, jobs, mentorships, volunteering or new business. On LinkedIn, you have complete control of how you want to be portrayed professionally to the world…” This infographic has simple and easy info to make your LI profile stronger:

Five Simple Ways to Boost Your Professional Brand on LinkedIn

Yes, You Need a LinkedIn Account!

“With so many social networks to traverse today, why is it important for college students to be on yet another site? There are many benefits to being active on LinkedIn, but the most basic reason – to get a job and move out of your parent’s house! You do want to move out of your parent’s house, right?”

This is a great primer on why college students need a LinkedIn profile: Yes, You Need a LinkedIn Account!

Modern Etiquette: Email Correspondence

Good article by Grace Bonney at Design*Sponge:

Modern Etiquette: Email Correspondence

“I was so excited to tackle today’s etiquette post because, if you’re a blogger or someone who works online, you understand just how big a portion of our jobs email has become. From researching and interviewing to submissions and content management, email is the home base around which most of my business operates and returns to over and over again. Whether you’re a blogger, a business owner or someone who spends a lot of time on email, I can’t think of another area (aside from social media) that is so fraught with chances for huge snafus..”

7 Simple To Dos for LinkedIn Rookies to Enhance Their Profiles

7 Simple To Do for LinkedIn Rookies to Enhance Their Profiles

This post provides seven basic recommendations that can help LinkedIn (LI) rookies upgrade their profiles from anemic to respectable. These tasks can be tackled in as little as an hour (and no more than a half-day session) and will produce a solid basic presence that also lays a foundation for future development.” – Courtney Shelton Hunt