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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: 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 – 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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Activity up on LinkedIn

Activity up on LinkedIn

On June 12, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

Way back in December LinkedIn quietly removed one of the smart users favourite features, the ability to see their connections activity.  When LinkedIn first removed this feature in December, it caused issues because a user’s activity feed was the only place where other users could go to see all of their recent status updates, profile […]

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LinkedIn gives big picture push to Premium Profiles

LinkedIn gives big picture push to Premium Profiles

On June 6, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

LinkedIn profiles have been stable now for some time and hence just when everyone is (very slowly from our latest research into over 2,000 profiles) getting to grips with their personal brands and LinkedIn profile here’s another wave of new functionality – some of which isn’t even new! We all know our profile on LinkedIn […]

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Do you keep your connections in a box on LinkedIn

Do you keep your connections in a box on LinkedIn?

On May 6, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

No one would intentionally do the wrong things would they? If you needed specialist expertise or brain surgery you wouldn’t just dive in yourself would you? None of us intentionally does the wrong things, we just sometimes get too busy to look at things properly, to stop and think about the messages we are unintentionally […]

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