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LinkedIn May Owe You $1,500

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.07.2015 | Business

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner admitted in May that the social networking site was guilty of “sending too much email” to some users. &ldqu...

Putting Money Where My Mouth Is and Funding Women-led Startups

Craig Newmark | Posted 09.29.2015 | Technology
Craig Newmark

At Microsoft in Times Square this November 9, ten women-led startups will pitch their innovative and disruptive ventures to a panel of investors for t...

Why Businesses Can't Live Without Social Media and a Thing Called SEO: An Interview with an Online Marketing Expert

Martha T.S. Laham | Posted 09.17.2015 | Fifty
Martha T.S. Laham

If your head starts spinning whenever tech-savvy people start riffing about things like SEO, SMM, SEM, CPC, CTR, and so on, you're probably not alone. To make heads or tails of social media, I recently caught up with Ross Taylor, owner of Alameda Internet Marketing, a Bay Area SEO company that specializes in helping small- and medium-sized businesses get found online.

Six Lessons Learned Working for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

Jeremy Balkin | Posted 09.16.2015 | Impact
Jeremy Balkin

One of the most formative experiences of my personal and professional journey has been working for Malcolm Turnbull. I still recall our first meeting in mid-2003 as if it were yesterday, and I'm immensely grateful for the invaluable experience and subsequent lessons learned working for him.

Leverage LinkedIn for Big Business Success

John Bowen | Posted 09.16.2015 | Business
John Bowen

LinkedIn has become perhaps the top platform on the Internet for entrepreneurs to connect with prospects, stay in touch with existing clients and start conversations that ultimately lead to more business.

Woman Calls Out Sexist LinkedIn Message, Gets Branded A 'Feminazi'

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 09.14.2015 | Women

After receiving a sexist message from a man on LinkedIn, Charlotte Proudman decided to expose his unprofessional behavior online. She soon received ba...

Women in Business Q&A: Lynda Weinman, Co-Founder and Executive Chair,

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.15.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lynda Weinman has always believed in the importance of education; in fact, at fifteen-years-old she convinced the headmaster of a private high school ...

The New High School Essentials: LinkedIn, a Resumé, and a Digital Portfolio

Erica Swallow | Posted 09.11.2015 | Education
Erica Swallow

A digital presence is no longer a nice-to-have for high school students. Competition is high, and schools across the nation -- and world -- are preparing their scholars for a 21st Century workforce.

eHarmony Wants To Set You Up... With Your Next Job

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.31.2015 | Technology

Aug 31 (Reuters) -- As a marriage counselor years ago, Neil Clark Warren saw first-hand how incompatibility led to unhappy matches. So the compatibil...

Dressing in a Suit for Your LinkedIn Picture May Be Hurting Your Chance of Working at a Startup

Quora | Posted 08.21.2015 | Technology

This won't be a popular answer, but if you are talking about technology startups in Silicon Valley, then the answer is yes, you probably are hurting your chances.

Guide Helps Educators Navigate Social Media

Larry Magid | Posted 08.18.2015 | Education
Larry Magid

Many students are using Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, but so can teachers to share learning tidbits with students and show off excellent student work with the student's and, in some cases, parent's permission.

Sargent, LinkedIn and the Right to Fame.

Michael Radou Moussou | Posted 08.14.2015 | Arts
Michael Radou Moussou

Sargent's portraiture of London society was addressed to a large yet very selected public. We have already said that Social Media is a very broad universe and that every network has a different target.

Expert Social Networking Advice From a Top Chief Digital Officer

Vala Afshar | Posted 08.17.2015 | Technology
Vala Afshar

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) is the most influential museum on Twitter, and also one of the world's largest and finest art museums. The Met also employs one of the top social networking experts in the world. Sree Sreenivasan is the first Chief Digital Officer of the Met.

How to Become the Top 1% on Linkedin (Without Being Already Famous)

Li Lin | Posted 08.10.2015 | Technology
Li Lin

As I skyrocketed to the top 1% most viewed profiles on Linkedin within my network of about 900+ people, I realized that I did a set of very particular things that got me literally thousands of views within 90 days.

When A Company's Chief People Person Is An Introvert

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 08.10.2015 | Business

As the head of talent at LinkedIn, Pat Wadors is responsible for keeping nearly 9,000 workers happy and engaged with their jobs -- and she's also out ...

Why Your CEO Needs to be Tweetin'

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 08.03.2015 | Business
Linda Harding-Bond

Twitter's information is in real time, fast moving and can be customized to appeal to specific demographics. It makes me wonder why more C-Suite executives from the hospitality industry aren't using Twitter to reach a broader audience.

How to Write Recommendations That Matter -- And Make You Look Good Too

Ellevate | Posted 08.03.2015 | Women

Having half-hearted recommendations makes you appear as though you don't have a backbone--not a message you want to convey to the world. Declining may not be easy, but it's better than having you look weak. By the same token, a strong, well-crafted testimonial also highlights what you believe is important and positively reflects on your values and credibility.

The Curation Explosion: Humans vs. Robots

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 08.01.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

The question is simple: What is truly a curation solution, and what is a hastily conceived product enhancement with the word of the moment pasted on top?

5 Best Websites to Find a High-Paying Job in 2015

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.28.2015 | Business

The single best move a talented, skilled professional can make is to leave a dead-end job in pursuit of a new title and, of course, a higher salary. If you're seeking a higher salary, job-search sites can be a powerful tool to find opportunities and make new connections.

Silicon Valley Vows To Improve Tech For People With Disabilities

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 07.24.2015 | Technology

At 19 percent of the U.S. population, people with disabilities represent the largest minority group in the country, but basic technologies are o...

7 Tips to Clean Up Your LinkedIn Profile

Jill Jacinto | Posted 07.24.2015 | Women
Jill Jacinto

Spring has officially arrived. While you clean up your home and store your winter attire don't forget to tackle your LinkedIn profile. It's most likely been a while since you updated your profile, added new connections and touched base with your network. Grab a cup of coffee and get started.

Forget Ashley Madison! Any Website Can Arrange An Affair

The Huffington Post | Aaron Nemo | Posted 07.21.2015 | Comedy

By now, you've heard about the hacking of Ashley Madison, a website designed to help married men and women cheat on their spouses. So, what ...

LinkedIn: Technological and Financial Giants; But Morally Pygmies

Charlie Smith | Posted 07.15.2015 | Business
Charlie Smith

When LinkedIn decided to create a China-hosted version of its website in February, 2014, it made a decision to compromise the company's values in the pursuit of the dollar.

How Digital Platforms Like LinkedIn, Uber And TaskRabbit Are Changing The On-Demand Economy

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 07.14.2015 | Technology

We've been inundated with stories about how advances in technology will change employment -- from the rise of the "on-demand economy" to the ...

Public Policy Challenges and Opportunities in a Digital Economy

Sen. Mark Warner | Posted 07.09.2015 | Politics
Sen. Mark Warner

Some version of the Gig and Sharing economies are here to stay. As policymakers, we need to ask the right questions, discuss the appropriate rules of the road, and know when we need to get out of the way.