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8 Easy Ways To Promote Your Business On LinkedIn

8 Easy Ways To Promote Your Business On LinkedIn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it

LinkedIn isn't just a place for personal promotion and career networking — businesses can do a lot on the professional network. In Dan Sherman's Maximum Success With LinkedIn, that point is stressed heavily.


LinkedIn looks a lot like Facebook, but with a targeted audience that companies can take advantage of. The best part: many of the solutions for increasing the presence of your business on LinkedIn are free and easy to use.


And many of them you are probably already doing in other social media, just not on LinkedIn.

 

 

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Only You Can Define What Your Job Really Is

Only You Can Define What Your Job Really Is | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
NY Times Best-Selling Author Dave Kerpen once took a job as a ballpark vendor selling Crunch 'n Munch. His first night on the job he sold 12 boxes. He made the legal minimum, $15. The very next night he sold
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From the article:  happy sales people produce 37% greater sales.

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LinkedIn Has An Employee Rock Band, And They're Pretty Awesome

LinkedIn Has An Employee Rock Band, And They're Pretty Awesome | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
They know how to rock.
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How To Turn Off Activity Broadcast Notifications On LinkedIn

How To Turn Off Activity Broadcast Notifications On LinkedIn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Your LinkedIn profile is a living & breathing document. It should be updated regularly so that you are always up-to-date with your latest accomplishments. Before you begin doing a deep dive into …
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What Makes A LinkedIn Profile Great?

What Makes A LinkedIn Profile Great? | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
What makes a LinkedIn profile great? This question was originally answered on Quora by Aaron Clayton-Dunn.
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Jeff Weiner: Story of LinkedIn Is of Significant Growth: Video

Jeff Weiner: Story of LinkedIn Is of Significant Growth: Video | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner discusses the company’s business model and outlook for the future with Bloomberg’s Betty Liu on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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New Ways to Engage with Who’s Viewed Your LinkedIn Profile

New Ways to Engage with Who’s Viewed Your LinkedIn Profile | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Your LinkedIn profile is the foundation of your professional story. It tells people who you are, what you’re passionate about, and what your goals are for your next chapter. With our network of more than 300+ million professionals at your fingertips, you have the potential for exposure to a massive
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SlideShare Gets Bold and Beautiful on the New iOS 8

SlideShare Gets Bold and Beautiful on the New iOS 8 | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
When it comes to mobile, our collective appetite for bold and beautiful is virtually limitless. That’s good news - because today, we’re announcing SlideShare’s first-ever iOS app, designed for iOS 8, built on Swift, and optimized to shine on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. It’s about delivering the personalized
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What You Should Be Doing on LinkedIn Every Month, Week, and Day

What You Should Be Doing on LinkedIn Every Month, Week, and Day | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
This plan will make sure you use LinkedIn to its full advantage.
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'Best CEO in the world' Jeff Weiner reveals surprising secrets to success

'Best CEO in the world' Jeff Weiner reveals surprising secrets to success | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Weiner this week revealed some of the business acumen that has seen him rated by Glassdoor as the number one CEO in the world. ...
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LinkedIn teams up with Richard Branson and daughter Holly for Bring In Your Parents Day 2014

LinkedIn teams up with Richard Branson and daughter Holly for Bring In Your Parents Day 2014 | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn has joined forces with Sir Richard Branson to promote the annual Bring In Your Parents day on 6 November.The event encourages...
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LinkedIn Tips: 5 Ways To Manage Endorsements - InformationWeek

LinkedIn Tips: 5 Ways To Manage Endorsements - InformationWeek | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn Endorsements and Recommendations have changed very little, until now. Here's a look at the updates, plus new ways to optimize them.
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LinkedIn Bring In Your Parents Day is Back on November 6th

LinkedIn Bring In Your Parents Day is Back on November 6th | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
From the moment our parents proudly displayed our first painting on the refrigerator to the day they offered their excited congratulations when we landed our first jobs, there are milestones in each of our lives that are cause for celebration
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My parents were really thrilled when I invited them to the LinkedIn Toronto office last year.  Wondering if they will visit me in London, UK this year.....

 

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Eight Things You Should Do On LinkedIn As Soon As You Get Laid Off

Eight Things You Should Do On LinkedIn As Soon As You Get Laid Off | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
After I posted a story last week with the headline, “What To Do As Soon As You Get Laid Off,” I hosted a chat on Forbes’ LinkedIn page and fielded questions and comments from readers. One comment came in from UK-based Jack McLaren-Stewart, who works in sales for a company [...]
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(From the article): Recruiters overwhelmingly say they use LinkedIn. A survey last week from staffing software company Bullhorn, based on information from 260,000 worldwide recruiters, showed that 97% use LinkedIn. But if I’m any gage, I’ve only ever gotten one job inquiry from a hiring manager who found me on LinkedIn and I’ve heard from zero recruiters. I also don’t think the best way to find jobs is through recruiters. It’s through people you know. LinkedIn can help you do that if you use it wisely.

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Your Skills Are Your Competitive Edge on LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]

Your Skills Are Your Competitive Edge on LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC] | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Members who list  skills on their LinkedIn profiles receive an average of 13 times more profile views than those who don’t. That fact alone underscores the importance of making your profile shine with a comprehensive list of professional skills and expertise. There are more than 45,000 standardized skills
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Could LinkedIn Be Adland's Next $1 Billion Player?

Could LinkedIn Be Adland's Next $1 Billion Player? | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Content-crazed marketers are flocking to LinkedIn. The trick may be keeping them coming with ad innovation.
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LinkedIn offers researchers $25K for ways to change the world with its data

LinkedIn offers researchers $25K for ways to change the world with its data | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn has become the latest social network to solicit ideas from researchers to explore the company's data. Under the rules of the new LinkedIn Economic Graph Challenge, announced in a blog post...
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What It Takes for a Young Professional to Get Hired Today

What It Takes for a Young Professional to Get Hired Today | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Growing up, I remember working hard for good grades but stressing over what I really needed to do to get a job one day. I worked a number of odd jobs to gain valuable skills, and while that experience was important,
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How LinkedIn Helped Me Make a Name For Myself

How LinkedIn Helped Me Make a Name For Myself | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
As an advertising copywriter working at big agencies like Ogilvy & Mather, I thought I was living the dream. But every once in awhile I would get to name something and I would realize that that’s
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LinkedIn's 'YOUNIVERSITY' to Help Students Choose Schools & Plan Career

LinkedIn's 'YOUNIVERSITY' to Help Students Choose Schools & Plan Career | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Linkedin Career - Business oriented social networking service provider LinkedIn has introduced some new tools specially designed to help students choose colleges and launch their careers this past week.
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▶ Who owns your content? You do. - YouTube

LinkedIn is publishing a revised version of our User Agreement on October 23, 2014. Learn more: http://lnkd.in/bbG8eZD
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LinkedIn users most charitable, survey reveals | Charity Digital News

LinkedIn users most charitable, survey reveals | Charity Digital News | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
According to a recent Survey Monkey Audience poll of over 1,000 US adults who identify themselves as regular social media users, nearly 46% said they hear about charity initiatives most often through social media, beating TV and word-of-mouth campaigns.
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5 B2B Buyer Preferences to Know

5 B2B Buyer Preferences to Know | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
What do B2B buyers really want? That’s the most important question on the minds of all sales professionals and a key part of developing an effective social selling strategy. To learn the answer, LinkedIn and IDC recently surveyed over 1500 decision
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LinkedIn Is the New Letter of Recommendation

LinkedIn Is the New Letter of Recommendation | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Due to the universal acceptance of LinkedIn in all matters employment the traditional reference letter has been relegated to the analog dust bin.
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donhornsby's curator insight, September 17, 1:45 PM
(From the article): The LinkedIn recommendation IS the new reference letter. After a recruiter determines that your resume meets fundamental requirements the next step they take 99.9 percent of the time is to check out your LinkedIn profile. This is a good thing — assuming you have spent quality time on your profile.
donhornsby's curator insight, September 17, 1:47 PM

(From the article): The LinkedIn recommendation IS the new reference letter. After a recruiter determines that your resume meets fundamental requirements the next step they take 99.9 percent of the time is to check out your LinkedIn profile. This is a good thing — assuming you have spent quality time on your profile.

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Your After-Work LinkedIn Dates Just Got A Little Bit Hotter

Your After-Work LinkedIn Dates Just Got A Little Bit Hotter | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Looking for love? Make sure you have a sexy job first. The mobile dating app BeLinked pulls data from LinkedIn--and relaunches today.
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Iron Dane Richards's curator insight, September 17, 8:56 AM

I Love The 1st Line "Have a Sexy Job"  

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LinkedIn Improves User Security

LinkedIn Improves User Security | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
NEWS ANALYSIS: The social networking platform takes proactive steps to provide more visibility into security, but is there more that can or should be done?
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