When you add a new contact, you put your extremely valuable network in his or her hands. Remember, it is your personal LinkedIn network. It is a possession you have worked your entire career to build, and when you add a connection on LinkedIn, it is like handing your Outlook database to that individual and trusting him to treat it as professionally as you would treat his.
If you owned a retail store and a potential buyer entered your front door, would you ignore him or her? Of course not. Well, that’s what many people are doing in their “LinkedIn store.”
And then they wonder why they aren’t getting any quantifiable results from using the site…
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What is the first thing that pops up when people Google you? You really should know. Why? Because that is where employers go to check you out first, even before they email you.
The successful careerists and entrepreneurs at the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) know this, and they’ve brought some online branding tips just for you by answering this question…