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4 Tools to Help Optimize Your Company's Culture of Collaboration
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4 Tools to Help Optimize Your Company's Culture of Collaboration

While every business has tremendous collaborative potential, it isn't always being tapped.
Pratik Dholakiya
Princeton-Founded 'Friendsy' App Looking to Recapture Facebook's Early Magic
College Entrepreneurs

Princeton-Founded 'Friendsy' App Looking to Recapture Facebook's Early Magic

With 25,000 users and $200,000 in funding, the social network is now rolling out to all campuses nationwide.
Geoff Weiss
Google Reorganizes Google+ Social Network
Google

Google Reorganizes Google+ Social Network

So far, the site is being split into two entities: Streams and Photos. More changes could come.
What Type of Connector Are You? Here's Why It Matters to Your Business.
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What Type of Connector Are You? Here's Why It Matters to Your Business.

A look at how playing to your strengths can help you leverage your relationships and take your ventures to new heights.
Erica Dhawan
The Right Way to Network on Social Media
Starting a Business

The Right Way to Network on Social Media

Social media networking is one of the most effective ways to network for business -- if you do it right. Read on to find out how.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
This Startup Veteran Is Paying it Forward With a Free Boot Camp for Entrepreneurs
Education

This Startup Veteran Is Paying it Forward With a Free Boot Camp for Entrepreneurs

The two-day course, which is currently accepting applications, will take place in New York City next month.
Geoff Weiss
How This App Is Making Networking Less Work
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How This App Is Making Networking Less Work

A one-stop networking tool called Discover.ly shows people their email recipients' social-media updates in one sidebar.
Matt Villano
Community

7 Lessons for Building Powerful Networking Communities

The best newtorking strategy is to think first of what you have to offer.
John Rampton
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking Your Social-Media Profile Photo
Social Media

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking Your Social-Media Profile Photo

The photos we post online of ourselves are an important opportunity for creating a first impression. Your selection deserves more effort than a recent selfie.
Christina Baldassarre
How to Find Investors Through LinkedIn
Linkedin

How to Find Investors Through LinkedIn

The professional social network has become a tool for identifying and pitching investors.
Michelle Goodman
12 Tips for Creating Meaningful Business Relationships Online
Social Networking

12 Tips for Creating Meaningful Business Relationships Online

Social media and blogging can be a waste of time or the cornerstone of success. How well you spend your time online is what makes the difference.
Murray Newlands
Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses
Messaging apps

Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses

Capable of carrying conference calls and group messaging, DingTalk targets small- and medium-sized enterprises.
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
At Work, Emotional Intelligence Pays
Emotional Intelligence

At Work, Emotional Intelligence Pays

The ability to read colleagues' emotions at work indirectly predicts annual income, a recent study finds.
Laura Entis