Archive for July, 2010

My Favorite LinkedIn Recommendation

Friday, July 9th, 2010

I have had this LinkedIn Recommendation sitting in my box (not actively shown) for a while... I can't put it on my profile for obvious reasons, but I sure get a chuckle out of it every time I read it (more on WHY below): Now, Harp Arora wrote that because I ...

LinkedIn's Who's Viewed My Profile (Part II)

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Yesterday I talked about the Who's Viewed My Profile stats on your LinkedIn homepage... let's go one step further.  Two points to talk about... I clicked on the link that shows that 13 people viewed my LinkedIn Profile: POINT 1 Many times you are quite anonymous when you look at someone else's ...

LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed My Profile?" Messes with my HEAD!

Monday, July 5th, 2010

You know this part on the front page, right column, of your LinkedIn Profile: I get a lot of questions about this... including this one: A client of mine who is a paid member of LinkedIn receives information regarding how many times his profile is being viewed... e.g., his "profile has been ...

Adding Bullets to your LinkedIn Profile

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

I was checking out a friend's LinkedIn Profile and noticed he had some quasi-bullets... I've had this on my list for a long time but never get around to doing it on my own Profile, but I thought I'd steal 3 minutes from my schedule and throw something up really ...

LinkedIn's Principal Product Manager: Ian McCarthy

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

I've been seriously following LinkedIn's progress for a few years now but recently just learned about Ian McCarthy.  Not sure why it has taken me so long to figure out who he is, since he is the guy who drives the actual product. I was reading up on the new changes ...