Archive for the ‘LinkedIn News’ Category

LinkedIn Aggregating Jobs (like Indeed)

Friday, June 6th, 2014

Good thing Indeed got aqcuired before LinkedIn announced they were getting into this space :p LinkedIn Says It Will Start Aggregating U.S. Job Listings

Interesting LinkedIn Updates and Changes

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Hanna Morgan wrote a great post about recent changes on LinkedIn.  I agree with her about "the only reason it would be worth upgrading for this" comment at the end. Check out her post - I don't do what she does (changes the view each time she logs in - it ...

LinkedIn API

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

I am still asked when JibberJobber will interface tighter with LinkedIn.  This is an important question for any website that wants to interface with LinkedIn... unfortunately, it doesn't look good, for anyone. In the early days, LinkedIn created "Apps," and many a company hoped they would be allowed to create their ...

Top 10 LinkedIn Facts (?)

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

This is from Jeff Bullas' blog (The Top 10 LinkedIn Facts and Figures in 2014 You Need To Know). I'm not buying all of these stats, but this collection of data is quite interesting. If you are a LinkedIn or social network nerd, you'll dig right in. If you are a ...

Request “early access” to LinkedIn Publishing…

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Will be interesting to see what happens when millions of people post "articles" on LinkedIn's platform, which essentially makes them a blog platform. I just saw this link to apply to get "early access" to write stuff... http://specialedition.linkedin.com/publishing Here's a great article by Justin Smith titled Linkedin Publishing: What a Newbie can Expect It ...

LinkedIn Strategy: Content vs. Professional Connections

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

I love business strategy. I've found it interesting that LinkedIn has seemed to leave "members" hanging while focusing on pushing more content in front of them. This actually frustrates me, because LinkedIn had so much potential to be THE professional networking site. Well, they are, of course, right now, and for now. But ...

LinkedIn VC Pitch – awesome and telling

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Check out this super awesome blog post from Reid Hoffman on a slide deck they created when looking or VC money in the early days of LinkedIn: LinkedIn's Series B Pitch to Greylock: Pitch Advice for Entrepreneurs I'm not sure anyone reading this blog is going to pitch to VCs, but ...

And then LinkedIn got sued… privacy, hacking, trust issues.

Friday, September 27th, 2013

I'm sure that LinkedIn has been sued before.  You can't get that big, with that big of a reach, and not have lawsuits.  After all, isn't it the American Dream... either win the lottery or win a lawsuit? Well, this lawsuit (here's a special website for the lawsuit is kind of ...

Another Great Packed LinkedIn Presentation

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

This is from my friend Chip Hartman, in the NYC area: Get Traction for your Executive Job Search with LinkedIn from MeridiaSystems.com, LLC, Signature21 Professional Branding Services

Brilliant LinkedIn Presentation

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

This is awesome.  Not sure if it is 100% accurate or current, but WOW. You can smoke through this in about 20 minutes, but you could easily spend 2+ hours on this. A faberNovel Study: LinkedIn, the Serious Network. from faberNovel