Author Archives: Wayne Breitbarth

LinkedIn Active Status: Did They Make the Right Choice for You?

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LinkedIn just added an exciting new feature. And it should really improve your ability to communicate with your connections: LinkedIn active status.

Active Status, simply put, is a way for you to see if a connection is currently active on the LinkedIn site…   

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Want to Stand Out Against the Competition? Add Media to Your LinkedIn Profile

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Media can be the great differentiator. It can take your LinkedIn profile from ho-hum to phenomenal—and compel viewers to contact you about your job opportunities, and more.

Trust me—a few keystrokes can greatly enhance your LinkedIn profile, and your professional image…   

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Searching Connections on LinkedIn Just Got Much Easier

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If you’re like me, you really appreciate receiving referrals from people in your network, but it’s not easy to ask the open-ended question…

“Who in my network could help me find a job?”   

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The Hidden LinkedIn Feature You Need to Use Now

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LinkedIn has many great features that are very hard to find, and one of the joys of my job is showing my clients how to not only find them but also how to use these features in a strategic and purposeful way.

One hidden LinkedIn feature that really amazes most folks is LinkedIn’s Alumni feature…   

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An Authentic LinkedIn Profile: More than Just Bragging

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As a guy who looks at probably a hundred profiles each week, I can definitively tell you that most people are not displaying and sharing enough information.

This puts them at a distinct disadvantage when someone is comparing them to others in the same or similar position…   

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How to Make Quality Connections Within Your LinkedIn Target Audience

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What percentage of your connections are in your LinkedIn target audience?

If you strategically improve the quality of your LinkedIn network by connecting with people in your LinkedIn target audience, you’ll be better positioned to enhance your brand, find a job, assist your favorite nonprofit, or grow your business.   

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