Social Networking

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7 Lessons for Building Powerful Networking Communities
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
Finally, You Can Add a Background Image to Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

Finally, You Can Add a Background Image to Your LinkedIn Profile

Picture this: Now your brand can shine even brighter on LinkedIn.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How (and Why) to Take Advantage of Being First on New Social-Media Platforms
Social Media

How (and Why) to Take Advantage of Being First on New Social-Media Platforms

Building your presence on new networks is an investment of time and energy that can pay off, if the network succeeds.
Ann Smarty
How 'Saved By The Bell' Reminded Me of the Power of Networking
Networking

How 'Saved By The Bell' Reminded Me of the Power of Networking

You never know who you're going to be introduced to, so cultivate your network now with these tips.
Darrah Brustein
The Hard Truths About the Fast Rise of Ello
Social Media

The Hard Truths About the Fast Rise of Ello

The newest social network is all the rage, but not a real threat to Facebook.
Jason Falls
What the Data Tells Us About the Contemporary HR Director
Human Resources

What the Data Tells Us About the Contemporary HR Director

Expect things to be done differently in the human resources as millennials move into management.
Matt Straz
3 Ways to Get Business Recognition on Social Media
Social Media Marketing

3 Ways to Get Business Recognition on Social Media

To ensure your long-term viability, put a consistent program in place to increase your 'likes.'
Mitchell Levy
5 Tips For Networking Like a Rock Star
Networking

5 Tips For Networking Like a Rock Star

Aside from insincerely kissing rivals, the music industry has a lot to teach about cultivating the people who can help you.
John Boitnott