Sat, 30 August 2014
Topics and links (in blue) for this week;
Who's viewed your profile ranking adds a new 'professionals like you' section but the algorithm is far from accurate (see below)
I mentioned several other podcasts during the show, here are the links to those shows;
Please review the show on iTunes
iTunes haven't made this as easy as it should be so I made these 2 short videos to show how it is done on the iTunes site and via their mobile app;
You can buy LinkedIn connections, shocking but true! here is the article I was referring to. What do you think?
Did you know that you can contact pretty much anyone on LinkedIn for FREE without having to upgrade your account? Click here to download a FREE cheatsheet with step by step instructions.
As always, thank you so much for listening and please get in touch with any questions or comments by leaving a voicemail (see the mic symbol on the right edge of this page) or drop me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fri, 22 August 2014
Fri, 15 August 2014
Could this the beginning of the end of personalised invitations? Watch the video below to see what happened when inviting from a newly created profile
Introductions. It is long longer possible to send introductions to 3rd tier connections. This was spotted by Andy Lopata and covered in this post
LinkedIn acquire Bizo - See official announcement here
This article takes a look at what the Bizo acquisition might mean to us.
Here is the Business Insider article showing the (alleged) leaked memo from Linkedin
Groups all too often come in for a bad press. In reality there are plenty of fantastic groups that offer an amazing opportunity to engage with and gain invaluable information from your prospects.
Here is a link to Carl Whalley's Google Android Group
Have your say. I would really value your contribution to the podcast. Please click on the voicemail link on the right edge of this page to leave your questions or comments or ping me an email at email@example.com
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PS An iTunes review wouldn't go a miss! ;-)
Fri, 8 August 2014
Not much happened this week other than LinkedIn getting stung for $6m for a labour violation regarding unpaid wages. The BBC article is here
Pay it Forward
How can I save Pulse articles to read later?
New course for job seekers coming out soon on Udemy
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Sat, 2 August 2014