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More on trending stories on your Home page

I never really gave the right place to look for the trending stories that LinkedIn customizes and pushes to you. It’s now found at the top right of your Home page, and the red box was added to highlight its … Continue reading

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Trending news stories will now be pushed to you on #LinkedIn

Gotta hand it to LinkedIn, they are initiating a new use of their artificial intelligence about what we are interested in: they will now select trending news stories based on our industry and interests and curate the news that they … Continue reading

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#LinkedIn: no longer the Maserati of business social media?

Change is inevitable. Even on the best social medium for business people. The Maserati of its class. But change for the sake of change to make what worked fairly well and only needed tweaks on LinkedIn has became a wholesale … Continue reading

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Let me give you a little “background” on #LinkedIn

Look at your personal profile page. All the way at the top. Do you see a graphic behind your headshot and headline box that looks like a medium blue starry night with lines between the stars? What does that say … Continue reading

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2 more casualties of #LinkedIn’s new desktop user interface

Gone, with no warning, 2 LinkedIn personal profile sections: Interests: a section I liked to show the other side of you,and me, beyond business, a peek into the fun side we have in our lives. I used to have a … Continue reading

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Where they hid a connection’s connections on the new #LinkedIn

An email from a very enterprising colleague came in yesterday, asking what happened to your ability to look at your connection’s connections en excellent tactic for mining possible new business via warm introduction from the mutual connection. A very good … Continue reading

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My book saga winds up

Not the real cover (yet to be designed) Yes, it’s a huge gratifying relief to see an electronic version of what pages of your first book will look like. And even more so, a small lump in your throat to … Continue reading

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#LinkedIn’s new “selfie-headshot” in an app

A new self-service on LinkedIn: take and filter your own headshot. It’s designed for those who do not want to go the more formal, and yes, it costs money to engage a professional photographer, but now you can do it … Continue reading

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Warm #LinkedIn thoughts in a blizzard

Most people on the East Coast are home today, working remotely. I presume they didn’t have to venture into the cold blustery (hopefully) last snow storm of the season. That’s an opportunity for you. Start with a LinkedIn message or … Continue reading

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Did you know NY state shows jobs on a LinkedIn web page?

I was relaxing over the weekend and the TV was tuned to a NYC channel and I heard the voice say “Go to Jobs In New York on LinkedIn, ” and as I looked upĀ  (suddenly) I saw the ad … Continue reading

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