Published on May 21, 2014
Getting LinkedIn – Basics, Getting Started, and Tips May 2014
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Thoughts Shows you are relevant "Prove Your Worth. Because many people assume older professionals aren’t conversant with the Internet, you can shake up those misconceptions by proving yourself an adept online communicator. Of course, you should have a robust LinkedIn profile. But you’ll turn even more heads if you show a real familiarity with other tools, such as Twitter or Instagram, or if you’re an avid blogger.“ Tips For Seasoned Professionals: How To Reinvent Yourself For A Second Career http://www.forbes.com/sites/dorieclark/2014/05/20/tips-for-seasoned-professionals-how-to-reinvent-yourself-for-a-second-career/ 2
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Why A LinkedIn Profile? Manage your professional brand Organize professional relationships Gather and display recommendations Become an expert Attract recruiters: recruiters use LinkedIn Why You Should Have a LinkedIn Profile http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2011/10/31/why-should-have-linkedin-profile/ 3
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Mistakes On LinkedIn Not using a picture Putting up the wrong picture Skipping the status Using the default connection request Neglecting the privacy settings Skipping the summary Eliminating past jobs or volunteer work Lurking 8 Mistakes You Should Never Make On LinkedIn http://www.forbes.com/sites/learnvest/2013/03/04/8-mistakes-you-should-never-make-on-linkedin/ 4
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Resource Magazine - FlipBoard Check out Getting LinkedIn by Don Tomoff http://flip.it/fzSqY 5
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background LINKEDIN TIPS
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Introductory Videos - 1. Introduction / What is LinkedIn? 2. Creating a Profile 3. User Interface and Navigation Tour 4. Adding Connections 5. Interacting with Connections Source: Ansonalex.com YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_aXKxRPvE8&list=PLs7zxED4oCepq88a1BX6m_Qh86u76-Z6o
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Beginner’s Guide Mashable - The Beginner’s Guide to LinkedIn Source: http://mashable.com/2012/05/23/linkedin-beginners/ 8
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Benefits of LinkedIn 20 Benefits To Using LinkedIn Even If You Don’t Sell To Other Businesses Source: http://socialmediafuze.com/need-linkedin-business/ 9
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background Profile Tips Professional LinkedIn Profile Tips: A Checklist of Must-Have Items 5/21/2014 Don Tomoff | Invenio Advisors LLC 10 Source: http://maximizesocialbusiness.com/professional-linkedin-profile-tips-checklist-9648/ The LinkedIn Recruiter homepage, where recruiters hunt for future employees. Photo: Alex Washburn/Wired
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background LinkedIn Questions Answers to 17 LinkedIn Questions You Were Too Ashamed to Ask Source: http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/linkedin-faqs-answered-list 11
Tap - More About Don – Bio & Background LinkedIn User Trends 2014 LinkedIn User Trends (And 10 Top Surprises) Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/cherylsnappconner/2014/05/04/new-research-2014-linkedin-user-trends-and-10-top-surprises/ Photo: LinkedIn Blog 12
Small deck used during Use Case roundtable at JiveWorld 2014. On each on the 14 ta...
This 30 minute presentation was given at the 2014 Rochester Young Professionals En...