The argument against connecting your social media accounts

In the following recent posts I’ve talked about connecting your social accounts: Connecting Twitter and Facebook Connecting Your Blog with Twitter Connecting YouTube with Twitter Connecting Twitter and LinkedIn Now that you know how to do this, I’m going to give you another perspective and you’ll have to decide what makes sense for you.  ManyContinue reading “The argument against connecting your social media accounts”

The 5 Be’s of LinkedIn Etiquette

Be complete with your profile.  At the bare minimum your profile should include a professional image, your current position and 3-5 previous positions, your last school, and a link to your website or blog if you have one.  These pieces of information will help present and former colleagues locate you and verify your identity inContinue reading “The 5 Be’s of LinkedIn Etiquette”

Using LinkedIn Groups for Networking

You can find a group for almost any professional endeavor on LinkedIn.  The groups you belong to on LinkedIn show up on your profile page for everyone to see.  Simply belonging to groups is a good way to show what topics are important to you and what communities you associate with.  Many people, though, belongContinue reading “Using LinkedIn Groups for Networking”