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Tips on how to find your next role on LinkedIn

7 more things you need to do now that drive career success on LinkedIn

On July 19, 2016 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Our first blog post on how to find a role was so popular we’ve created another! Here are seven more tips on how to maximise your chances of finding the next career step or job role on LinkedIn. 1. Take the opportunity of some quiet time to weed through your network, reach out to those […]

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Tips on how to find your next role on LinkedIn

7 things you need to do now that drive career success on LinkedIn

On July 11, 2016 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We are often asked (by those executives and sales leaders we have worked with previously) how to find their next career step or new role on LinkedIn. Rather than keep this information quiet we wanted to share it with everyone to give them some focus to their efforts, demystify some of the “best practices” that […]

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Why connecting with everyone may cause you to lose out.

Why connecting with everyone may cause you to lose out.

On July 7, 2016 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

The other day, I was meeting a client for coffee, and he seemed very excited. You’ll never guess how many new contacts I got this week, he said. 72! In a single week! Well, that might sound impressive, but is it really? When I asked my client who these people were, his answer surprised me. […]

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Right or wrong

Are you doing the right or wrong things on LinkedIn?

On May 23, 2016 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

I’m hoping that most of you use LinkedIn regularly to post status updates, join groups and comment on discussions, as well as looking up people you are going to meet or would like to connect with. These are all positive actions that can help you make the most of LinkedIn, but are you aware that […]

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How to share an update on LinkedIn

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 5

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 6

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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LinkedIn Myths 5

LinkedIn Myths – Myth #1: Automating content between Twitter and LinkedIn will impress people.

On April 21, 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 #1: Automating content between Twitter and […]

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10 things to make 2015 your best on LinkedIn

10 things to make 2015 your best on LinkedIn

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

The New Year kicked in last week, we all enjoyed the party, made the resolutions and probably half of you have already broken them! Hence we thought we would give you a quick ten things that will make a huge difference to your LinkedIn. Most common approaches to LinkedIn are driven by a tick mentality […]

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The History of LinkedIn

The History of LinkedIn

On August 7, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

LinkedIn has become the de facto platform for all business professionals on the planet, but not many appreciate its roots,  the journey it has taken and where it came from – so here’s a blog to explain the history of LinkedIn. 2002 LinkedIn started out in the living room of co-founder Reid Hoffman and the […]

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