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Need A Job? Get One Here And Be Happy!

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.15.2012 | Business

It's difficult to put a finger on what exactly makes employees happy, but career community website Glassdoor just released its list of the best compan...

Men and the Midlife Job Search

Julie Kantor | Posted 02.10.2013 | Business
Julie Kantor

The prospect of dating in your mid-40s after a divorce or breakup is about welcomed as a shower without any heat on January 3rd. You feel like you are out in the world, exposed. Guys, you have many choices and here are five thoughts on seizing this unique moment in time.

3 Ways LinkedIn Can Help You In Your Job Search

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 12.08.2012 | Fifty

LinkedIn is, by far, the most active and successful social media hunting ground for talent utilized by businesses of all sizes. Moreover, third-party ...

Seven Ways to Be Effective on LinkedIn

Fauzia Burke | Posted 02.06.2013 | Small Business
Fauzia Burke

All social networking venues are not created equal. LinkedIn is a great way to build your network, relationships and personal brand, but in order to do it effectively, you have to use LinkedIn in a professional manner.

10 Words You Should Remove From Your Resume Right Now

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 12.06.2012 | Small Business

Are you a "creative" and "effective" job candidate? News flash: you're also "predictable," like a lot of other applicants using these same buzzwords. ...

In Wake of Election, SMBs Expected to Serve as Engine of Economic Growth

Ryan Caldbeck | Posted 01.14.2013 | Small Business
Ryan Caldbeck

Small businesses now must make some assumptions about policy decisions and move forward. They are too important to the country's economic recovery to remain in limbo.

LinkedIn Everywhere

Stephanie Sandberg | Posted 01.13.2013 | Technology
Stephanie Sandberg

This morning I received an e-mail from LinkedIn asking if I wanted to be LinkedIn with even more people in my extended universe. I did not, so closed the e-mail and went to heat up my coffee. When I returned there were 50 LinkedIn replies to people politely agreeing to be LinkedIn with me.

"You Are Standing in Raw Sewage. Go Back Inside." How One Techie Escaped Hoboken After Superstorm Sandy

Daniel Roth | Posted 01.04.2013 | New York
Daniel Roth

Here is a tale of hubris, bonding, fleeing and, finally, hope -- starting with a Tinkerbell flashlight and ending with a race to safety.

How to Get a Non-technical Job at a Start-up

Michael B. Fishbein | Posted 11.03.2013 | Small Business
Michael B. Fishbein

Pick an industry or two that you're passionate about. Know everything about the industry and the companies in it. Then make a target list of the companies you'd like to work for. Become a power user of their products if it's consumer-facing.

WATCH: Tech Execs Come Out Strong For Obama

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.19.2012 | Technology

Recent polls from Gallup and Pew have been pretty hard on President Obama. So given a recent blast of support from the tech community, perhaps the adm...

Looking for a Job? Unplug and Embrace Connectedness, Not Connections

Roberto Angulo | Posted 12.15.2012 | College
Roberto Angulo

No matter where you go to school or who your parents are, you're probably more connected than you think. Ignore the new misconception that quadruple-digit social online "friends, followers, and connections" are the path to career prosperity.

Sales -- Moving Beyond LinkedIn

Anne Zink | Posted 12.15.2012 | Business
Anne Zink

LinkedIn is a fabulous tool. But it is important to understand that there is a difference between your professional network and the Opportunity Network of the sale you are pursuing. Ideally, there is overlap, but they should be viewed as two separate entities.

How To Land An Internship Using LinkedIn

tv | Posted 10.09.2012 | Teen

By Sierra Tishgart Over 175 million members use LinkedIn to meet like-minded people in their industry, foster professional relationships, and sear...

10 Things You Should Never Write On Your LinkedIn Profile

Her Campus | Posted 12.04.2012 | College
Her Campus

LinkedIn is a bit of a different story. If a potential employer sees something cringe-worthy on your profile, well, you may have just lost a job opportunity.

WATCH: Arianna, LinkedIn CEO Take Aim At Skills Gap

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.05.2012 | Business

Arianna and LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner took to CNBC's Squawk Box this morning to discuss various ways to solve the skills gap that has left 3.7 million ...

Five Things LinkedIn Has Forgotten About People

Liz Ryan | Posted 12.02.2012 | Business
Liz Ryan

I love LinkedIn as a tool, and I write incessantly about it, but I get frustrated at its social ineptitude.

LinkedIn Copies A Feature From Twitter

Reuters | Posted 12.02.2012 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Professional social network LinkedIn Corp will let its users "follow" and receive...

LinkedIn Board Connect: A Guide for Non-profits to Leverage This Valuable New Resource

Alice Korngold | Posted 11.29.2012 | Impact
Alice Korngold

LinkedIn Board Connect has taken online board matching to a new level for non-profit organizations.

Social Media for the Job Seeker

Rayanne Thorn | Posted 11.27.2012 | Business
Rayanne Thorn

What do they post in order to share knowledge or content with their followers? The decision not only lies in the hands of the employer but also with the job seeker. Perhaps after reviewing social channels, the job seeker realizes that he is not a fit -- this is good for all.

LinkedIn Board Connect: 10 Things Board Candidates Need To Know

Alice Korngold | Posted 11.21.2012 | Impact
Alice Korngold

Helping nonprofit boards and qualified board candidates to find each other is vitally important. Here are my 10 recommendations to candidates in considering a nonprofit.

LinkedIn's New Board Connect: A Fresh Tack to an Old Problem for Nonprofits

Robert J. Rosenthal | Posted 11.18.2012 | Technology
Robert J. Rosenthal

For those of us who work in technology for social good, LinkedIn Board Connect also represents one more thing: a rich opportunity to see how the "reverse match" concept of volunteer engagement can play out in a community that's already at scale.

Facebook, Google And Others Join Forces In Washington, DC

Reuters | Posted 11.18.2012 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google, Amazon.com, eBay, Facebook and other Internet companies have formed a lobbying group called The Internet Association to...

LinkedIn Launches Tool To Match Nonprofits, Board Members

Forbes | Posted 11.17.2012 | Impact

Today, LinkedIn announced Board Connect, which helps nonprofit leaders easily identify connections to potential board members. In an interview with Li...

WATCH: LinkedIn Co-Founder On Secret To Site's Success

Posted 09.14.2012 | Impact

For LinkedIn, it's all about the connections -- facilitating them, that is. Allen Blue, LinkedIn co-founder and vice president of product manageme...

LinkedIn App Upgrades Get Real-Time Features for Smartphone and iPad Mobile Users

Chris Rauschnot | Posted 11.11.2012 | Technology
Chris Rauschnot

As more of their 175 million members on the service go mobile with their smartphones and iPads, finding a job or connecting with those who can help will now occur in real-time.