Archive for December, 2011

Pruning (or deleting) LinkedIn Connections

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

Yesterday I alluded to the danger of pruning LinkedIn Connections. I could be wrong and outdated, but the way it used to work is this: You and I are connected. You decided to disconnect from me. YOU COULD NEVER, EVER RECONNECT WITH ME AGAIN. Crazy, huh? If you are thinking about cleaning up your network, I ...

Questions and Answers about connecting with people in a different world/space

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Here is a collection of questions I got from Cleo Parker... I'm seeing the question quite a bit more, which is something I expect since LinkedIn has seen growth, especially around the world. Her comments in bold... >> As a more perpetual job seeker than I'd really like to be and ...

How to find a job on LinkedIn

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

People are funny, aren't they?  They want to find a posted job, then apply for it, then interview for it, then, accept an awesome job offer, and then move out of "job mode." If there is anything you learn from this past recession I hope that it is that you need ...

Real LinkedIn Profiles vs Fake LinkedIn Profiles

Monday, December 5th, 2011

As a Group admin I go in and approve members of my Group on a regular basis. I don't want spammers in my Group, so I try to very quickly determine who is real and who isn't.  I wrote about this just a few weeks ago here: Want to Join a ...