LinkedIn Listened – No More Spam-Like Emails
Jul30

LinkedIn Listened – No More Spam-Like Emails

LinkedIn finally listened. The social networking site for job seekers is known to send a flood of emails almost every day. And most of those emails are non-essentials. Hence, they go straight to the trash bin. If it were a person, it would be a person who looks professional and nice but has the tendency to give strangers several business cards. Annoying. Because of its aggressive email blasts, it has become the subject of public...

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LinkedIn vs Facebook for Professionals [Infographic]
Dec29

LinkedIn vs Facebook for Professionals [Infographic]

In the world of professional networking, the internet has become the “virtual rolodex” for business people. This infographic from Richard Madison of The Brighton School of Business & Management examines the differences and benefits of Facebook and LinkedIn for professional use. LinkedIn LinkedIn is a professional network, which has monetized its connections through its tremendous power as a corporate recruitment platform. With...

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LinkedIn Now Shows “Why People Viewed Your Profile”
Oct08

LinkedIn Now Shows “Why People Viewed Your Profile”

After introducing a feature that lets you know “who viewed your profile,” LinkedIn is now adding a feature that lets you know why your profile was viewed by people. This new feature/update is now being added to the “Who’s Viewed Your Profile,” which lets users view what they did that led to an individual viewing their profile. It is an update that enables people view such things or activities as profile update, endorsing a connection,...

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LinkedIn Announces New Tools To Help Students Plan Career
Oct03

LinkedIn Announces New Tools To Help Students Plan Career

New tools that will help students find the best career path have been announced by LinkedIn. The tools use data from members to aid students in making a decision on which universities are most likely to help them achieve their future goal in terms of getting their dream jobs. Choosing a career path has never been easy for students, especially when it comes to choosing the right school. Students can now create pinboards with cards like...

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SlideShare Rolls Out First iOS App
Oct02

SlideShare Rolls Out First iOS App

SlideShare, owned by LinkedIn has announced it was rolling out its first ever iOS application. Recall that SlideShare was acquired by LinkedIn in 2012, and was expected to roll out an application designed for iOS before now; so it is a case of better late than never. The new application was designed using Swift, and is optimized to work on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. It offers a modern, clean layout that enables easy browsing and enables...

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