Archive for April, 2008

LinkedIn: Mass Mailing List or Stack of Business Cards??

Saturday, April 26th, 2008

I was checking MLPF messages this morning and saw this snippet: ...I don't look at my LinkedIn network as a mass mailing list... Very interesting statement. Sometimes I wonder if people think I do look at LinkedIn as a mass mailing list, based on my presentations on getting real value out ...

Questions about LinkedIn Answers Answered on Answers

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

How's that for a cool title? A few weeks ago I presented the following question on LinkedIn Answers: What's the best use you've seen of the Answers feature on LinkedIn? I've seen a lot of value from Answers on LinkedIn - please share what value you've seen for yourself or for others. There were ...

Showing up as a Service Provider

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008

I'm not sure of this (I haven't tested it), so you might have to experiment with some of your favorite clients (or non-client contacts). But when someone recommends you make sure they choose the second option, with you as a service provider, like this: It should be as easy as ...

Finding The Motherload of LinkedIn Groups

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

I'm still trying to figure out the real value of LinkedIn Groups, as a group member. Right now I have 313 members of the JibberJobber Career Management group on LinkedIn, and some of them have asked the "now what" or "so what" question. I told them I don't know :p ...