What Is LinkedIn Pulse And Why Use It

Following LinkedIn’s 2013 purchase of Pulse for just shy of $100 million, and its rebrand and launch as LinkedIn Pulse we saw the birth of the world’s first personalized business news digest. At this early stage, there’s still a fair amount of uncertainty as to what LinkedIn Pulse is, and more importantly, how users can benefit from it. At its most basic form, LinkedIn allows you to create a post that you can share with your current connections and followers. more...

Drive Traffic To Your Blog Using LinkedIn

When it comes to the LinkedIn platform there are a lot of people out there who are misusing it, or who simply do not realize the potential it has to increase the quality of your professional life. It’s far more than just another social media platform, and even those who believe they’re on top of the game when it comes to LinkedIn usually aren’t managing to take advantage of all of its benefits. more...

Five Reasons Your LinkedIn Profile Fails

LinkedIn is now one of the biggest social tools used in business today, and while many users have seen success and built strong relationships through the platform, others have been doomed to fail from the very beginning, and their profiles are quickly lost in the mix. more...

Five Reasons You Need A LinkedIn Profile

The idea of interacting with people on social media can be enough to send some people into a cold sweat, but the benefits of using a social media platform like LinkedIn is an entirely different proposition to the other, more widely used forms of social media. A global spokesperson for LinkedIn and professional author, Lindsey Pollak refers to LinkedIn as “an online resume on steroids”, which is as close to the truth as you can get. more...

Create A Great LinkedIn Profile To Help Get You Noticed

How to create a great LinkedIn profile? That is a common question asked when one starts to begin the journey of creating a strong personal brand. Your professional social network is one of the primary ways people see who you are. It is the doormat for your brand. Just like having nice landscaping and a nice paint job builds your home’s curb appeal, your LinkedIn profile is the first impression others have. Make it a good one. more...