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Top 5 UK cities on LinkedIn

On December 17, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Everybody knows LinkedIn is big, but we sometimes don’t realise how big. As LinkedIn has just broken 400 million users globally we thought we’d look at the top 5 UK cities and we think the results will surprise you.  Were you surprised by the results? Has it made you think differently about LinkedIn? If you […]

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Two thirds of UK workers on LinkedIn

On December 17, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

LinkedIn has been quietly getting bigger and bigger and bigger. Not just around the world but in our own backyard too! It quietly slipped past 20 million users a couple of months ago and that’s 2/3 of the working population of the UK and yet people still (unintentionally) don’t do the right things or approach […]

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LinkedIn gets new inbox but is the message good news?

On December 8, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

LinkedIn has been working on the user interface to make it consistent, clean and very image lead for some time. With previous updates to profiles complete it is now the turn of messaging. They have been rolling out the changes for some months, seemingly starting with the lightweight users and accounts first. We are now seeing […]

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How to share an update on LinkedIn

On July 13, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a quick simple way to share a message with your entire network? Something for them to choose to read, nothing pushy, nothing that would be emailed to them or bug them? Well you can – it’s called a status update. On your LinkedIn home page you can find […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth #7 LinkedIn is just a super-sized job board

On June 1, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct.  There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #7: LinkedIn is just a super-sized […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth #6: LinkedIn is for individuals – it won’t help my company to be found.

On May 27, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct.  There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #6: LinkedIn is for individuals – […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth # 5 I’ve got no chance of getting found online – there’s too much noise.

On May 20, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct.  There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #5: I’ve got no chance of getting found […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth #4: Profile pictures aren’t that important.

On May 11, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct.  There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #4: Profile pictures aren’t that important. Au contraire. […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth #3: On LinkedIn, recommendations don’t matter that much.

On May 7, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct.  There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #3: On LinkedIn, recommendations don’t matter […]

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LinkedIn Myths: Myth #2: Bigger is better: I should connect to as many people as I can

On April 27, 2015 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We often have people tell us how they think LinkedIn works and it is not always correct. There are a lot of myths about what it takes to make LinkedIn work so we have created a series of blog posts to dispel the most common myths we see. Myth #2: Bigger is better: I should […]

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