Archive for the ‘LinkedIn Search’ Category

LinkedIn Commercial Use Limit on Search

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Boo, hiss. Apparently we can now see last names on 3rd degree search results... which is a great move... and long overdue.  But this new commercial use limit on search? They say: " If you reach the commercial use limit, your activity on LinkedIn indicates that you're likely using LinkedIn for commercial ...

How “People You May Know” Works (LinkedIn’s people recommendations)

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

I'm not sure if this is how it works, but it's the best idea I've seen: How Linkedin’s 'people we may know' feature is so accurate Apparently the key is to always log out of LinkedIn... otherwise, they'll be able to mine your internet activity and make very interesting suggestions. Hat tip ...

Build Your Target Company List with LinkedIn

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Thea Kelley is a job coach I trust based out of San Francisco.  She left a comment on my JibberJobber post last week pointing to a post she recently wrote on how to build your list of target companiesk using LinkedIn.  It's a great post - check it out here. In ...

How to find people on the internet (free people search tool)

Monday, January 13th, 2014

As I was researching for a post last week about doing x-ray searches on LinkedIn, I came across a cool tool.  First, check out my post on x-ray searches and try it out.  It's pretty easy: Do deeper and “x-ray” searches on Google to find “unadvertised” jobs Now, check out this ...

LinkedIn Selling Out employers, job hunters by Nick Corcodilos

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Conflict of interest is a big deal.  LinkedIn has it, as Nick Corcodilos explains in this article: LinkedIn Payola: Selling out employers and job hunters Is this a big deal?  Yes. Does it affect you?  It could. What does this mean for an upgrade?  It means you might not get what you are ...

Limited LinkedIn Search Results – what??

Monday, June 24th, 2013

I got a version of this question from a friend and career coach: "I used to be able to find people by job title that were not [first degree] contacts. Now when I look, I only find [first degree] contacts. Am I dreaming and was it always this way?" Good question.  I ...