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Brand new company pages on LinkedIn

On October 30, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Now that the noise has stopped on the new companies page (and started on the new personal profile!) I thought I would take the time to write about what has changed for your company profile experience on LinkedIn. If you haven’t seen one you can find or follow ours here http://www.linkedin.com/company/the-network-coach-limited. I have to say […]

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Removing (or Adding) LinkedIn Today to Your Home Page

On October 30, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

One of the things I am often asked when people are setting up their accounts as part of the training we offer is how to get more of their networks update stream and hence more LinkedIn to see, to use and enjoy. As not everyone reads their news feeds directly from LinkedIn Today you can […]

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What does Yoda know about LinkedIn?

On October 22, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Being a huge Star Wars fan and continual networker I am often reminded of scenes from the film and how they play out in business life. How many people that we meet in real life appear a bit like Darth Vader? Unapproachable, faceless and full of foreboding, hard to engage and difficult to build business […]

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How to find the right person to help you on LinkedIn

On October 11, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

With over half of the business professionals in the world on LinkedIn it can sometimes be difficult to find the right person to help you, the real “expert” and the person that could transform your outlook, your business and yourself. So how do we filter through to find the person we need? I thought it […]

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Do others think you have skills on LinkedIn? Endorsements arrive in the UK

On October 3, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

You have always been able to recommend people on LinkedIn but after the announcement some weeks ago you can also now endorse your 1st degree connections’ skills and expertise on LinkedIn with just one click. It is really simple to endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn, simply scroll down to the skills section of their profile, click […]

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Just how good is your LinkedIn profile? Want to check in under two minutes?

On October 3, 2012 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

I have reviewed thousands of profiles for law firms, accountants, corporates and global companies over the last two years and the one consistent bit of feedback is wow I never knew. So I have put out a tool that scores profiles as a way to get everyone to up “their game”. LinkedIn is a fab […]

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