Effective Online Networking
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Using LinkedIn’s New Thought-Leaders Feature

On October 2nd, LinkedIn unveiled its newest feature – thought leaders. Now, you can follow everyone from President Barack Obama to Melinda Gates and Richard Branson. They’ll post LinkedIn specific content in the form o...

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Productive Networking: Strike the Right Balance

We’ve talked about how to stay productive at work and at home, but being productive when you’re networking is an equally important task. There are so many ways to network today: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and the good old...

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Your Weekend Task: Change Your Facebook Photo

We’ve told you in the past how important it is to sharpen your social media persona, and how to use Facebook to do it. We’ve also given you tips on how to create a kick ass Facebook cover photo. But today, on a lazy...


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Making LinkedIn a True Reflection of You

We’ve told you in the past that it’s imperative you get on LinkedIn, and we’ve even shown you how to get to the top dogs when it comes to LinkedIn networking. But contrary to popular belief, LinkedIn is not th...

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Build a Better Online Presence

The importance of having an online presence and personal brand is growing every day. Regardless of which industry you’re in, potential employers and clients want to see that you’re engaging in the community.  I was sur...

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YouTube Channels That Rock

The Social Times reported last week that Cisco predicts over 90% of all Internet traffic will be from video in the next three years. And whether you agree or disagree with their assessment, it’s no secret that video cont...


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What Job Seekers Should — And Shouldn’t — Post on Social Media

When you’re job searching, what you post on social media is more important than ever. Big Brother is watching! Thanks to OnlineClasses.org for their awesome infographic on what you should–and shoudn’t–po...

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Fashion Loves About.Me and You Should Too!

We told you a while ago about the new social media landing page tool you should all be using, About.me. And at the risk of harping on you a bit about this incredible resource, we want to tell you about some awesome people who a...

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Balance Your Personal and Professional Life Online

We’ve all heard the complaints about privacy and Facebook, and we’ve all been told to watch just how much we share on the internet. Striking the right balance can be tricky — we want to be who we are with our frie...


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Getting to the Top Dogs on LinkedIn

We told you a while back that “Yes, You Have to Get On LinkedIn.” So hopefully you took our advice and got your profile going. But maybe you’re now thinking, “How does this all work?” One of the mo...