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6 Tips to Start Re-Branding Yourself

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 09.17.2014 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

If you are reading this and feeling trapped in your career, wondering how you're going to change your situation... there is no time like the present, Kid!

Ten Ways to be a Mythic Content Whisperer

Lee Traupel | Posted 09.12.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Rule #1 - blog with the absolute best content you can produce, don't waste valuable time or resources on social media until your business has 30-50 blog posts completed.

OMG! God Is Everywhere -- Even on the World Wide Web!

Stephanie D. Lewis | Posted 09.11.2014 | Comedy
Stephanie D. Lewis

God has been stalking me. On the Internet. Now mind you, I think it could possibly be a God Fraud, (He spells his name Godd) but I still find it enormously flattering and will NOT get a restraining order.

5 Tips for Professionals Navigating Social Media

Tania Yuki | Posted 09.08.2014 | Women
Tania Yuki

Whether you're looking for a new position, making a career move or want to increase your own value within your existing role, social media such as Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook all provide powerful platforms to gain the visibility, credibility and access required to get to that next level.

5 Key Tactics for Improving Your Marketing Platform Strategy

Lee Traupel | Posted 09.13.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

Every business today, regardless of size needs a marketing platform strategy to get your content "heard" on the right social channel.

Accidental Networking

Heather Deason Zynczak | Posted 09.04.2014 | Women
Heather Deason Zynczak

Everyday activities are often the best channel for networking, and a few small changes in how you approach these daily interactions can add value to your relationships.

10 Creative Ways to Use Lists to Improve Your Content Marketing Strategy

Lee Traupel | Posted 09.03.2014 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Lists are everywhere and the headlines with lists are proliferating faster than rabbits imbibing unlimited amounts of Jack Daniels.

Emerging Economies Are Exporting Education

Gabriel Sanchez Zinny | Posted 09.03.2014 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Sanchez Zinny

With increasing economic growth, and the subsequent expansion of the middle class in regions like Latin America, there is a new market being created for quality post-secondary education.

6 Surefire Ways to Ensure Your Job Search Fails

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 09.02.2014 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

As a coach who helps people find jobs, I frequently see people engaging in behavior that makes me think,"...are you absolutely determined to guarantee that you never get hired? Because if so, thumbs up, Kid! If so, you're aces! If not... oy vey."

Back to School is Not Just for Kids

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 09.02.2014 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Professional development is essential for all those serious about advancing their career in a competitive marketplace. Whether you are looking to grow internally where you are, or externally in a new organization, your professional growth is your sole responsibility.

How to Redefine Your Marketing Strategy in Today's Tech Drenched World

Lee Traupel | Posted 08.29.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

"There's many a slip twixt cup and the lip" is erroneously attributed to Shakespeare throughout history. The origins can be traced back to Greek myth...

The Coolest Networking App You've Never Heard Of

Melanie Curtin | Posted 08.28.2014 | Technology
Melanie Curtin

There are many, varied, and well-known advantages to networking. But let's be honest: sometimes it can be a real pain in the a**. There should be an app for that.

The 3 Qualities Of A Perfect Co-Worker

LinkedIn | Jeff Weiner | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business

LinkedIn Influencer, Jeff Weiner , published this post originally on LinkedIn. Several weeks ago, I shared the above Venn diagram in a status ...

Stop Wasting My Time: Being a More Powerful Part of a Professional Network

Kathleen Long | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business
Kathleen Long

n all cases where I connected with these I folks, I knew up front before we met what the meeting was about and whether it was time sensitive, so I could choose how to prioritize my time as I get meeting invites from prospective employers and other career-influential colleagues.

The Overachiever's Guide to Junior Year

Larry P. Thomas | Posted 08.26.2014 | College
Larry P. Thomas

Identify a second faculty mentor for research. Meet at least once a semester with both of your faculty mentors to explore research opportunities, including paid summer experiences. Also, if you plan on applying to graduate school, request letters of recommendation.

Getting Attention in Today's Social Media Tower of Babel

Lee Traupel | Posted 09.02.2014 | Business
Lee Traupel

One of our greatest challenges working with clients is getting their attention, let alone their target market demographics. Some see this shiny mark...

Why LinkedIn Is the Most Powerful Marketing Tool of the 21st Century

Anfernee Chansamooth | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business
Anfernee Chansamooth

LinkedIn is the most powerful marketing tool of the 21st century and there are three main reasons why -- media, partnerships and clients. Before we get into the specifics let me share some background with you.

The Red Light District Has a New Address: LinkedIn

Ghazal Omid | Posted 08.20.2014 | Business
Ghazal Omid

LinkedIn is under immense pressure to clean up its act when it comes to prostitution on its site. There is a great deal of evidence that it has become a hosting agent for illegal and illicit cyber pimping because of its lucrative client list which provides a cyber brothel for those who enjoy such pleasures or make a profit from it.

The Overachiever's Guide to Senior Year

Larry P. Thomas | Posted 08.26.2014 | College
Larry P. Thomas

For nearly two decades, I've been committed to preparing the most inspiring and motivated college students for graduate/professional school and lifelong achievement. I have learned that my very best students were focused, driven, and disciplined enough to follow these key steps-to-success during their senior year.

Your Status on LinkedIn: How Do You Become #1, Not for Just a Day But All the Time

Ghazal Omid | Posted 08.15.2014 | Business
Ghazal Omid

Unlike some LinkedIn users, I don't study books and follow every news release, hoping to hit the jackpot and become an influencer. I am here on LinkedIn at my own pleasure and not as part of my need for networking.

The Anatomy of a Rock Star Social Media Post

Rahul Varshneya | Posted 08.11.2014 | Small Business
Rahul Varshneya

One of the biggest challenges for any brand or startup while promoting their products or services on social media is crafting a message that drives engagement and conversions.

America's Best Companies To Work For

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 08.09.2014 | Business

No one knows more about a workplace than its employees. Employee opinions reflect basic measures, such as pay, perks, benefits, and hours worked. But ...

Sales and Storytelling With Craig Wortmann

Charu Sharma | Posted 08.07.2014 | Business
Charu Sharma

Learning to problem solve, deliver value and communicate effectively as a salesperson will greatly benefit me in any and every professional and personal pursuit in future.

Team Performance - in a F*L*A*S*H*

Shani Harmon | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
Shani Harmon

First there were Flash Mobs. Then there were Smart Mobs. Now, enter Flash Teams.

LinkedIn To Pay Workers $6 Million After Skimping On Wages

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business

(Adds exact number of current and former employees, Labor Department comment on timing of the settlement payment, updates stock price) ...