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Web Application Security Risks You Should Know About

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 04.17.2014 | Home
Alex Ivanovs

It's time to take a look at some of the most common security risks that we can experience within our web applications, and perhaps it's time we look into those risks at a much deeper level.

Is Your Social Media Failing?

Scott MacFarland | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Scott MacFarland

Social media is moving at warp speed and most people who are charged with managing the content and distribution are not well equipped to handle the ever-changing social eco-system.

Are you LinkedIn?

Lindley Pless | Posted 04.08.2014 | Women
Lindley Pless

Here is my call to arms -- make a list of what you've done and bask in all that's been accomplished? Each tiny piece of the puzzle helps to make it a completed whole. That means all the little jobs along the way are what got us to our current state.

Want A Strikingly New Web Site That You Develop Yourself?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 04.07.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

Enter Strikingly. This online website development platform/app makes the excruciating headache of creating your new website easy and most importantly, fun.

You're Unemployed? Congratulations from LinkedIn!

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 04.03.2014 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

One of our writers received the following friendly message from career savior LinkedIn.

After Real Time Advertising

Amil Husain | Posted 04.02.2014 | Media
Amil Husain

Oreo's "Dunk in the Dark" post during the 2012 Super Bowl clearly demonstrated the impact of creating responsive content during existing conversations. Now, a year after "Real Time" entered the lexicon, has the promise of an always on content engine met up with the expectations?

5 Ways for Stay-at-Home Parents to Get Back on the Career Track

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 03.27.2014 | Parents
Carlota Zimmerman

Here's five ideas for stay-at-home moms and dads who want to keep their professional options vibrant.

How A Smart Misspelling Can Lead To LinkedIn Success

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 03.25.2014 | Fifty
Susan P. Joyce

Some names are spelled many different ways, and someone looking for you may not remember exactly which version of your name to use. LinkedIn's search function, now, is not adept at offering all the different variations of a way a name could be spelled.

Which Companies Actually Hire Their Interns To Full-Time Positions? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 03.20.2014 | College

The whole point of an internship is to get you one step closer to a full-time gig. So where can you intern that will actually offer you a salary and 4...

Avoid the LinkedIn Penalty Box

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 03.10.2014 | Business
Susan P. Joyce

To succeed on LinkedIn, devote some attention to understanding the rules, described below. The penalties associated with breaking them can negatively impact your visibility and ability to use LinkedIn successfully.

How Klout Is Poised to Clean LinkedIn's Content Clock

Chad Pollitt | Posted 03.05.2014 | Business
Chad Pollitt

In May of last year I wrote, "Why LinkedIn Just Got Less Appealing," to voice the displeasure of myself and many others regarding LinkedIn Today's (no...

You Next Job Can Find You: Draw Employers and Recruiters to You

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 03.05.2014 | Business
Susan P. Joyce

These days, the most effective way to find a job may be to attract employers to you. How can you do that? By creating and maintaining public profiles ...

5 Tips for Connecting With Strangers on LinkedIn

Andrea Smith | Posted 03.04.2014 | Business
Andrea Smith

While LinkedIn is an amazing networking and job hunting tool, there is an etiquette to connecting with people you don't already have a relationship with. Here are some important guidelines to remember when reaching out on LinkedIn.

Are People Really Getting Business From LinkedIn?

JD Gershbein | Posted 03.26.2014 | Business
JD Gershbein

Are Linkedin users actually developing new paid business from their efforts on the site -- and specifically, how are they doing it? Well, that would be the 64-dollar question, would it not? The short answer is yes.

The Ultimate Digital Vengeance

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 03.01.2014 | Media
Dr. Peggy Drexler

There is an argument that the Internet makes us smarter, makes us faster, makes us more connected; it also appears to be making us meaner; especially in the warren of social media.

Why Facebook Is Here to Stay

Giuseppe Crosti | Posted 02.26.2014 | Technology
Giuseppe Crosti

Facebook has dominated the headlines in the past week due to its bold $16 billion acquisition of WhatsApp. This news buried another conversation that had previously been getting a moderate amount of attention: Some were beginning to question whether Facebook has a place in the world 10 or 20 years from now.

LinkedIn: The Productive Social Network?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

I like LinkedIn. I like that is mostly about Business. I like that there are people working there; getting things done.

12 Life Hacks You Need to Be Awesome at Life

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 04.10.2014 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

I spend a lot of time convincing people to stop being their own worst enemy, and instead invest that energy in developing their potential so they can create the opportunities they need. In the nature of a public service announcement, here are the 12 most common things I find myself reminding clients who are attempting to re-create themselves.

The Inherent Creepiness of LinkedIn

Varda Epstein | Posted 02.23.2014 | Business
Varda Epstein

The answer is voyeurism, plain and simple. I want to see which Big Kahuna took a gander at my profile page on the sly. I want to congratulate myself on being interesting enough that people want to hunt me down and learn more about me.

How to Get More 'Likes' on Your Start-Up's Facebook Page

Fueled | Posted 02.20.2014 | Small Business
Fueled

Do you remember your first day of school, your heart pounding and palms sweating in the hope of making a new friend? Starting a business is like going back to school all over again, and it's time to make some friends.

Of Telexes, Typewriters and Old-Fashioned Journalism

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 04.17.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

While I thoroughly enjoy blogging, tweeting and using all manner of light digital mobile devices, there was something endearing about the bulky equipment we had for turning out hard-hitting, solid journalism.

Shoot for the One Good Thing on LinkedIn

JD Gershbein | Posted 04.12.2014 | Business
JD Gershbein

There is no LinkedIn strategy more powerful than your resolve. Ya gotta bring laser-focus and enthusiasm to each session, regardless of how much time you spend in front of your screen. If you allow yourself to get sidetracked, your vision of the outcome blurs.

Linked Out

Francis Levy | Posted 04.12.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

LinkedIn notices are like vermin. Is there an exterminator who can be called it to get rid of them? What if you don't want to be LinkedIn? What if yo...

The Business of Science: Social Networking of Science

Olivier Dumon | Posted 04.06.2014 | Science
Olivier Dumon

The basic premise of social networks -- allowing users to build a custom group of friends and colleagues with whom you can choose to selectively interact -- is its broad appeal. But this premise has, in fact, been around for many decades in science research.

8 Secrets to Building a Stunning LinkedIn Profile

Cat Knarr | Posted 04.05.2014 | Small Business
Cat Knarr

My LinkedIn profile got me a job -- and that's just one of many stories from successful job seekers. Forbes reported that LinkedIn is the number one social tool for both job hunters and hiring managers. Here's how to stand out from the competition.