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5 Ways to Grow Your Influence Through LinkedIn

Posted by Brian Spence on Feb 13, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Are you in Sales and wondering how you’re going to meet your next production goal?  Or, are you not in sales, but still want to contribute to your company's growth?   Whatever your role in an organization, finding new customers is a fundamental challenge for every business. If you’re looking to attract new business or service new clients, here are five ways to cultivate prospects through business focused social network.  

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Topics: Career Advice, Management & Leadership, LinkedIn Resources

Want to Build a Stronger LinkedIn Network? Get Back to Basics

Posted by Brian Spence on Nov 21, 2014 8:00:00 AM

When used optimally, LinkedIn can be an invaluable resource for professionals. Boasting over 300 million members, it can provide users with the opportunity to build their brand and network with other professionals. However, not all LI profiles are created equally.  While LinkedIn's technology and capabilities have continued to evolve over time, it is still the basics that bring professionals the most success.

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Topics: Career Advice, LinkedIn Resources

9 Key Steps to Making the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

Posted by Brian Spence on Oct 23, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Whether you're happily employed, employed but actively seeking another opportunity, or unemployed, you need to have a LinkedIn profile. With over 200 million members worldwide, it is a professional social networking site that offers users the ability to showcase their skills and work experience online. LI users are also able to build professional networks that can potentially lead to career advancements, research and discuss industry issues with other users, join groups to ask and answer questions, and much more.

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Topics: Career Advice, LinkedIn Resources

3 LinkedIn Tips to Connecting to People You May Not Know

Posted by Brian Spence on Sep 29, 2014 8:00:00 AM

LinkedIn is not a true social network in the sense that it is where people go to chat and share details of their personal lives. It’s a site for professionals and job seekers, and as such, there are some basic and very important guidelines that people should follow when connecting with others whom you don’t know that well personally.

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Topics: LinkedIn Resources

Keep Your Career on Track With These 5 LinkedIn Essentials

Posted by Brian Spence on Aug 20, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Did you know that - as of this blog post - LinkedIn has over 277 million users and 2.1 million groups? As a result, if you're not staying active and up-to-date with your LinkedIn profile, you're missing out on a lot. If you want to properly manage your professional life, you need to regularly grow your LinkedIn profile, and keep it current with your training and achievements.

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Topics: Career Advice, Job Search Advice, LinkedIn Resources

Are You Maximizing Your Network for Optimal Job Impact?

Posted by Brian Spence on Jun 26, 2014 2:13:00 PM

Is your network helping you? When is the last time you took a good look at your network—an analytical type of look—and asked yourself if those relationships were adding value to your job or overall career?  While it might be fun to hang out with like-minded folks on Facebook, that’s not always the best thing for your job network.  The good thing is that you don’t have to choose; it’s not "Career OR Job OR Network." It’s really “Career AND Job AND Network.”

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Topics: Career Advice, LinkedIn Resources

Job Or Not - Why You Must Commit to a LinkedIn Routine [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Brian Spence on May 19, 2014 10:04:00 AM

While there is certainly no shortage of articles and reference material touting the importance of utilizing LinkedIn for both personal and professional reasons, many of its 300 million users (as of May 1, 2014) would still define their "LinkedIn Routine" as nothing more than accepting their most recent connection invites. 

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Topics: Career Advice, Job Search Advice, Infographic, LinkedIn Resources

Keep Your LinkedIn Profile Up to Date

Posted by Lauren DiChiacchio on Jul 15, 2013 4:00:00 PM

LinkedIn has become one of the most powerful tools for job seekers, recruiters and networkers. As the site continues to evolve and provide more and more interactive tools, it is the first place people go when they are looking for experienced candidates and firms to hire. Therefore, if your LinkedIn profile is not up to date – make a commitment to update it soon. 

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Topics: Career Advice, Job Search Advice, Staffing & Onboarding, LinkedIn Resources

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