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CEO's Best Advice Came From A Sex-Crazed Red Robin Cook

LinkedIn | Glenn Kelman | Posted 03.13.2013 | Small Business

This post originally appeared on LinkedIn Influencers. It is Glenn's inaugural post as a LinkedIn Influencer. Follow him on LinkedIn. secure: 1 I...

8 Mistakes You Should Never Make On LinkedIn

LearnVest | Posted 05.11.2013 | Small Business
LearnVest

There is a difference between professional and personal networking, according to LinkedIn Career Expert Nicole Williams: "I see the same mistakes over and over!"

How Viral Is Social Media?

Greg Jacobs | Posted 05.07.2013 | College
Greg Jacobs

This may sound a little absolutist, but at the end of the day, who is really controlling what you post online? Is that ironic music video your status because you actually enjoy it, or is it online because you want people to see how funny you are?

Top 7 LinkedIn Features That All Professionals Should Be Using

Adam Kirr | Posted 05.06.2013 | Technology
Adam Kirr

When you personalize a message, you're creating a more memorable connection between yourself and the professional you're trying to add as a contact.

You Can Be Constipated on LinkedIn but Not Happy

Adam Pervez | Posted 04.29.2013 | Business
Adam Pervez

I started wondering what other skills I could find listed on LinkedIn if something as basic and universal as happiness wasn't available.

Want a New Job? Here Are 7 Things You Need to Know

Heather Huhman | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business
Heather Huhman

If you're looking for a new job this year, you'll probably need to look beyond the typical application process in order to stand out. With 86 percent of employees planning on actively looking for a new job in 2013, competition is still at an all-time high.

13 Tips to Get That Job in 2013 on LinkedIn

Joanna Popper | Posted 04.28.2013 | Technology
Joanna Popper

6. Do not send job requests in an email with multiple cc's at various companies. Court your contacts. Make them feel special. No one wants to see that you want any old job. We'd like to feel that you want a job from us or with our companies.

How To Use LinkedIn Effectively

Craig Kanalley | Posted 02.22.2013 | Technology
Craig Kanalley

Sometimes it's brushed aside for other social networks, but it's important to keep in mind the power of LinkedIn. The social network for professionals now boasts 200 million registered users.

Why I Did NOT 'Celebrate' Social Media Week

April Rudin | Posted 04.24.2013 | Technology
April Rudin

I will celebrate when the annual "Social Media" parade marches down Fifth Avenue in New York City, and spills over onto the sidewalks with enthusiasm, rivaling the St. Patrick's Day parade.

The Crowd Picked a Cat. What Are Crowds Good for, Anyway?

Andrea Kates | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business
Andrea Kates

Is a cat the best decision for a Monopoly game piece? And thinking more broadly about crowds and commerce, when does it make sense and when does it NOT make sense to cast a wide net for input into business decisions?

The Content Brief: LinkedIn's Long Game Pays Off

Shawn Amos | Posted 04.19.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

Quick: how many social networks can you name that date back to 2003 and still make Wall Street swoon? Probably not many. In fact, maybe only one: Link...

Networkers: LinkedIn and Google+ Users Have a Higher Incidence of Identity Fraud

Russ Warner | Posted 04.13.2013 | Technology
Russ Warner

Sadly, even children as young as kindergarten are targeted by identity thieves now.

Communication Technology Terminology Appearing in State Court Decisions

Brad Reid | Posted 04.09.2013 | Technology
Brad Reid

One way to judge the relative social significance of new technology is to determine how frequently it is referenced in litigation. A LexisNexis search on February 6, 2013, of terms appearing in the database for "All States Highest Courts" for all available dates yielded these results.

In Digital Age, Social Media Impacts College Journalism

Jordan Friedman | Posted 03.31.2013 | College
Jordan Friedman

As journalism programs at colleges begin emphasizing the online and broadcast elements of news, they're also incorporating social media into their curricula and encouraging students to maintain an online presence.

Getting to Your Click Moment: How to Orchestrate Serendipity That Leads to Breakthroughs

Andrea Kates | Posted 03.30.2013 | Business
Andrea Kates

Think of a tough challenge you're facing right now. Conventional training would lead you to work through solutions, analyze, evaluate, benchmark, measure, and research your way to the cure, the solution, or the discovery.

How to Make the Most of the New Year

Nicole Williams | Posted 03.26.2013 | Women
Nicole Williams

The "get out of debt" resolution we've had on the list since college may have something to do with the fact that we haven't negotiated a raise. Or that we haven't "met a new boyfriend" because we haven't extended ourselves and met anyone new professionally or otherwise in the last year.

Social Media Overcrowding Is LinkedIn's Opportunity

Sam Fiorella | Posted 03.25.2013 | Technology
Sam Fiorella

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+, FourSquare, Instagram, SlideShare... and the list is growing. How many can we support and how much more can we share?

What Would Make You Feel Financially Secure?

Women & Co | Posted 03.25.2013 | Women
Women & Co

Whether it's a good paycheck, cash from investments or even the lottery, the women in Citi's LinkedIn group want to know that they have the cash flow to do better than simply cover their bills every month.

Job Networking Through Social Media: The Advantages of LinkedIn for College Students

Jordan Friedman | Posted 03.20.2013 | College
Jordan Friedman

Job experts told me in interviews that having LinkedIn profile in an age of technology is absolutely crucial for college students.

Social Media's Impact on the Presidential Election

David K. Rehr | Posted 03.20.2013 | Technology
David K. Rehr

Overall, 29 percent said social media was moderately to extremely influential in their opinions of the candidates and issues.

How to Use Facebook 'Graph Search' to Boost Your Career

Danny Rubin | Posted 03.18.2013 | Technology
Danny Rubin

Facebook's 'Graph Search' is essentially a people-friendly search engine. Want to find someone in your neighborhood who likes to play soccer? Easy. What about photos of your friends before 2000? Yep, can do.

JetBlue and Its Friends Are Trying to Ruin Your Old Age

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Forty more corporate CEOs, including JetBlue's, have joined a covert lobbying group for Wall Street, billionaires, and the defense industry called "Fix the Debt," in an effort to maximize their own already-swollen bank accounts by destroying your financial future.

LinkedIn, TrustCloud, Klout and the Game of Plusses

Sam Fiorella | Posted 03.04.2013 | Technology
Sam Fiorella

After a year of being awarded +Ks and +Krs from random followers on various topics that have ranged from pink socks to social media to grey hair, I had to wonder if we were adding value to online engagements or simply dumping more +toxic waste in an already polluted ocean?

The Missing Link?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

My opinion is that the next big thing in health promotion will be a rediscovery, and reaffirmation, of the family. Because children and parents shape one another's culture. Because adults and kids will get to health together, or probably not at all. Because in unity, there is strength.

How to Work From Home... And Actually Get Your Work Done

Nicole Williams | Posted 02.18.2013 | Business
Nicole Williams

What I've learned is that the motivated young woman I hired is no more likely to be playing Solitaire at home than she was at the office and as long as she's getting the work done, do I really care that she's doing it at 10 at night because she decided to go for an afternoon run?