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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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Insights, statistics, news, and tips on how to use and benefit from LinkedIn.
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Avoiding LinkedIn could damage your business

Avoiding LinkedIn could damage your business | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn is a vital tool for recruitment, marketing and finding customers and suppliers and avoiding it is not a serious option
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Microsoft and LinkedIn respond to the President’s Call to Action to assist refugees - MSPoweruser

Microsoft and LinkedIn respond to the President’s Call to Action to assist refugees - MSPoweruser | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Back in Julyt, the US government announced a Call to Action for the U.S. private sector to stand with the White House and make new, measurable and signific
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LinkedIn is about to look a lot different

LinkedIn is about to look a lot different | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO — LinkedIn unveiled a redesigned version of its website Thursday, which adds new messaging features — including bots — as well as a simplified feed.

The company also introduced a new educational product called LinkedIn Learning and previewed new messaging bots.

The redesigned website is meant to bring LinkedIn's desktop experience more in line with its mobile app. During a press event at LinkedIn's San Francisco office Thursday, Ryan Roslansky, the company's VP of Consumer Product, noted that the current version of LinkedIn's website "feels very disjointed" compared with the more recently-redesigned mobile app.
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LinkedIn Learning arrives to build out your 'skills' section

LinkedIn Learning arrives to build out your 'skills' section | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
With the ink still drying on Microsoft's purchase of LinkedIn, the social network everyone loves to hate is now looking to break into the online educatio
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How Inviting Your Employees’ Parents into the Office Can Improve Engagement

How Inviting Your Employees’ Parents into the Office Can Improve Engagement | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
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Send LinkedIn Messages via Siri

Using Siri we are unlocking further benefits of messaging on LinkedIn by combining the natural language processing of Siri’s extension with LinkedI
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Check out the new LinkedIn publishing experience. It’s as beautiful
as your ideas.

Check out the new LinkedIn publishing experience.      It’s as beautiful<br/>as your ideas. | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Many of the best opportunities and conversations on LinkedIn happen
around our content: the news, ideas, and perspectives shared by our 450+
million professionals. Today, we’re excited to roll out a new publishing
experience, making it even easier for you to reach and engage with your
audience on LinkedIn.
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How LinkedIn’s Economic Graph Is Helping To Close The Skills Gap

How LinkedIn’s Economic Graph Is Helping To Close The Skills Gap | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Every day, LinkedIn’s more than 450 million members add new connections,
update their profiles, and share their professional insights. And
employers post jobs, and make hires. Every public action they take on
LinkedIn gives us a clearer snapshot of the global workforce, and
results in what we call the Economic Graph -- a digital map of the
global economy that includes every member of the global workforce and
their skills, all open jobs, all employers, and all educational institutions.
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LinkedIn unveils its new blogging platform | ZDNet

LinkedIn unveils its new blogging platform | ZDNet | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn has given a facelift to its desktop publishing platform to encourage more post engagement from its professional user base.
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LinkedIn Hack: This Startup Uses It To Recruit Customers & Reduce Churn

LinkedIn Hack: This Startup Uses It To Recruit Customers & Reduce Churn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Businesses typically use LinkedIn to recruit employees. However, savvy startups convert LinkedIn to a customer acquisition and a churn reduction tool. In particular, one of Rincon Venture Partner’s portfolio companies, SimpleLegal, has had so much success mining LinkedIn for customers that the CEO was initially reluctant for me to name his [...]
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8 Mistakes You’re Making on LinkedIn

8 Mistakes You’re Making on LinkedIn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Avoid these profile gaffes to ensure you’re putting your best foot forward.
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LinkedIn Life: A look inside LinkedIn’s São Paulo office

LinkedIn Life: A look inside LinkedIn’s São Paulo office | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: LinkedIn’s culture sets us apart, defines who we are and
shapes what we aspire to be. One way our culture really shines is in our
30 offices in 19 countries around the world. Our new LinkedIn Life blog
series will give you a look inside these offices and introduce you to
our number one operating priority, our talent, who are working to
transform themselves, LinkedIn, and the world.
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Soft Skills Crucial To Landing Your Dream Job

Soft Skills Crucial To Landing Your Dream Job | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, we published a list of the 25 most in-demand skills —
like mobile development, channel marketing, and economics. As you may
have noticed, all of the skills on the list are “hard skills,” or
specific skills required to do a job that can be learned.
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Qantas, Telstra and Westpac CEOs top LinkedIn's Power List

Qantas, Telstra and Westpac CEOs top LinkedIn's Power List | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce, Telstra CEO Andrew Penn and Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer show how to leverage their personal brand to build business.
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Bain and LinkedIn: Executive Women Aren't Sure the Climb Is Worth It

Bain and LinkedIn: Executive Women Aren't Sure the Climb Is Worth It | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
According to a joint Bain & Company and LinkedIn study, many senior-level women continue to question their success even at the top.
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LinkedIn doubles down on education with LinkedIn Learning, updates desktop site

LinkedIn doubles down on education with LinkedIn Learning, updates desktop site | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn, the social network for the working world that now has some 450 million members and is in the process of being acquired by Microsoft for $26.2..
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Three Proven Ways To Double Your Results On LinkedIn

Three Proven Ways To Double Your Results On LinkedIn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
For years, I got zero results on LinkedIn. Zilch. Nada. A big goose egg.

Today, I get nearly all my clients from LinkedIn. They call – or email – me. In this article, I’m going to show you three unbelievably effective ways to turn LinkedIn into an engine that can power your career to a much greater extent than it is today.

It doesn’t matter whether you are a physician, engineer, artist, consultant, sales executive, or mathematician. Okay, that’s not really true; I’m not sure these tactics will work for mathematicians. But everyone else, move closer.
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The Shocking Statistic That Will Make You Rethink LinkedIn

The Shocking Statistic That Will Make You Rethink LinkedIn | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn is on a mission to change your mind.

"You may think of LinkedIn as primarily a site where people upload their digital résumé," the company notes in a new eBook. "But nine billion content impressions per week are delivered in the LinkedIn feed -- more than 15 times the job postings in the feed.

"These stats reveal that LinkedIn has become a destination where professionals consume high-quality content from professional publishers like The Wall Street Journal and The Economist, and even from peers who are sharing content in the feed."
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Interview: How SAP is Using Cartoons, Video Games and More to Change
Recruiting Standards

Interview: How SAP is Using Cartoons, Video Games and More to Change<br/>Recruiting Standards | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
I recently sat down with Matthew Jeffery, VP and Head of Global Sourcing
and Employer Branding at SAP to learn more about how they are changing
the recruiting statues quo. Specifiaclly, In our interview he shared how
they are using things like cartoons and video games to engage their
audience and creating new processes to improve candidate experience.
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Life In Data - The Tasks Of A Data Scientist

Life In Data - The Tasks Of A Data Scientist | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Do you want to work in data? What does this mean? For the last 3 years I was at one of the coolest companies in the data space: LinkedIn! LinkedIn has amazing data assets and they have been at the forefront of data science. I want to share what I see [...]
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Reid Hoffman's New Card Game Trolls Donald Trump Even Further

Reid Hoffman's New Card Game Trolls Donald Trump Even Further | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman created a new game, "Trumped Up Cards: The World's Biggest Deck," to make clear democracy isn't a joke.
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5 Things to Know About Gwyneth Paltrow's LinkedIn Profile

5 Things to Know About Gwyneth Paltrow's LinkedIn Profile | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Curator of life itself, Gwyneth Paltrow revealed she has a shiny new LinkedIn account, according to Vanity Fair.

The entrepreneurial actor joins celebrities like Shaquille O’Neal and Gwen Stefani on the professional network, but of all the famous people on LinkedIn, Paltrow has a truly extensive profile.
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LinkedIn And Hashtags Are Now #BestFriends

LinkedIn And Hashtags Are Now #BestFriends | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
DID YOU KNOW: 65% OF B2B COMPANIES HAVE ACQUIRED A CUSTOMER THROUGH LINKEDIN? As you know, I have always been a huge fan, and advocate of LinkedIn but they have always had one downfall. The likes of…
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Here's How LinkedIn Can Benefit From Expanding Pro-Finder - Forbes

Here's How LinkedIn Can Benefit From Expanding Pro-Finder - Forbes | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
Recently, LinkedIn announced that it is expanding LinkedIn Pro Finder — its marketplace which connects businesses and freelancers nationwide in the U.S. The company began piloting this platform in October last year and, as the freelance economy witnesses tremendous growth, LinkedIn is now looking to expand this platform. According to [...]
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LinkedIn Just Made a Savvy Business Move and Nobody Noticed

LinkedIn Just Made a Savvy Business Move and Nobody Noticed | All About LinkedIn | Scoop.it
The ability to sell your products and services on LinkedIn is about to get a whole lot easier--and that's good news for everyone involved.

With 420 million members in over 200 countries, and adding two new members every second, LinkedIn is already one of the best places online to locate, engage, and sell your products and services to your ideal clients and customers.

But things are getting even better.

LinkedIn's New Move: ProFinder
LinkedIn recently (and quietly) launched its new "ProFinder" service, and it's quickly gaining momentum.

Modeled after popular "freelancer-for-hire" sites such as Fiverr and Upwork, LinkedIn's ProFinder matches customers looking for a specific type of product or service with a qualified professional.
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