Archive for May, 2009

If your LinkedIn Profile Picture Looks Like A Mug Shot…

Friday, May 29th, 2009

then change it! I was on a call with a professional image consultant a few weeks ago and we happened across someone's LinkedIn Profile - immediately she said "whoa, that guy needs to change his picture!" It didn't really jump out at me, but to her it was clearly not a good ...

LinkedIn Groups Discussion Tip

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

I posted a "discussion" on a LinkedIn Group yesterday to see what kind of feedback I got.  I got an unexpected good thing (how do you say "unexpected good thing?") happen to me... can you spot it here? Check out the first one, starting out as Highly talented... see who posted ...

LinkedIn Profile and Image on Yahoo Search Results

Monday, May 25th, 2009

Finally, finally!  I just did a search on Yahoo to see if my LinkedIn Profile would show up, if the picture would show up, and what else showed up.  I'm pleasantly surprised to see this: It's interesting that my LinkedIn Profile is the SECOND main hit on Yahoo.... it's the third ...

Gary Kelly and Southwest Make Zero Changes

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Well, unfortunately Gary Kelly and his peeps at LUV haven't done a darn thing since I wrote about Gary's LinkedIn Profile sucking. It's good because when I speak at conferences I can still use Gary Kelly's Profile as an example of a culture and brand being 100% different than the LinkedIn ...

Who is Jason Alba?

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

So I feel guilty for not having written here for a while... pretty much nothing in the last month :(  I have an excuse for that... I've been on the road (two conferences), my wife had a baby, and something else I'm not remembering right now. But the thing that really ...

LinkedIn Profile URL mistake

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

I haven't posted for a while - sorry about that!  Big news - News 1 is about my new son - you can read something cool about it here.  News 2 is about JibberJobber's 3 year anniversary, and specials for upgrading - you can read about that here.This is not ...