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Twelve profile photos I never want to see again on LinkedIn

On November 24, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

We all want a good photograph of ourselves to go with our LinkedIn profiles. I’ve seen many great personal photos on LinkedIn, but not all of them are the right choice for conveying a professional image. People read a lot into the photographs we choose to represent ourselves with. Put the wrong type of image […]

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3 new tools for staying secure on LinkedIn

On November 10, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

LinkedIn offers so many features that it’s hard for most users to be aware of – much less take advantage of – all of them. However, it recently added three new tools that you should familiarise yourself with for one very important reason: security. While my posts here typically focus on the main reasons people […]

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What the (bleep) are these LinkedIn users thinking?

On November 3, 2014 By James Potter - The Linked In Man

  Holy @#**^&#! You wouldn’t believe what some people say on LinkedIn. A search for some of the leading profane or vulgar terms[i] reveals they have been used by a surprisingly large number of people on LinkedIn on their professional profiles. Holy s**t! (Used by more than 8,000 people.) Really? Yes, really. Over 31,000 people […]

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