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Managing Relationships on LinkedIn

By Jill Kurtz
Online Career Tips Contributor

LinkedIn has added functionality to help you track your relationships with the people who you connect with there. These tools are a great way to enhance your current networking experience.

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LinkedIn Highlights, Trends + Near Misses

By Colleen McKenna 
Business2Community

My preferred title for this blog was “Hey LinkedIn, Take a Vacation” but I thought better of it. I like the people at LinkedIn and I didn’t want them to take it the wrong way. But, really? I like change but LinkedIn has rolled it out big time this year. If you’re not studying what’s happening on LinkedIn you’ll miss the big and the little stuff and have no idea what’s going on and where to go. LinkedIn members would be well served if LinkedIn took a week (or a month) off and went to the beach in order to let their members catch up with all the changes, big and small.

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8 Technologies Boomers Need To Learn

By Clair Jones
Next Avenue Contributor

Have you ever wondered what your Millennial coworkers are doing when they’re glued to their smartphones or tablets? Maybe it’s time to have a closer look. They’re likely employing innovative technologies that you, too, should be using to make your job easier and make you more impressive to your current employer or your next one.

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Quick Tip: Add to Profile Button for Professional Certifications

By Whitney Harmel
Business2Community

Do you have professional certifications? If so, have you included them on your LinkedIn profile? LinkedIn has always allowed members to include this information on their profile, but they’ve made it even easier by offering a one-click Add to Profile for Certifications option.

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How to Make LinkedIn Your Social Networking Obsession

By Rachel A. Adler
Online Career Tips Contributor

LinkedIn isn't a magical unicorn, it is a tool and if you know how to use it properly you can build quite an empire. Make sure you aren't sitting on a gold mine and just selling rocks. You have an awesome network so use it, share it, and contribute to it.

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Three Content Sharing Wins for the Non-Writer

By Jill Kurtz
Online Career Tips Contributor

You know that providing content is a way to establish your expertise and get visibility online. Great concept, but what if you really don’t like to write? You don’t have to be a writer to be a thought leader online.


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4 Social Networking Communities That Offer Professional Development

By Tiffany Young
Online Career Tips Contributor 

By using social networks you can open up new opportunities to learn about your industry, and to build up your career. I started by building up my presence on social media platforms to enhance my knowledge of the PR industry, and surrounding communities. It's a great source for training while on the job.

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Writing Articles for LinkedIn

By Lavinia Tauro
Business2Community

Many people use LinkedIn’s publishing feature to promote their business and services, but there are very few people who are termed as LinkedIn influencers. There are some tips for optimizing the viewership of published work on LinkedIn.

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