Social Networking

5 Ways to Boost Your Business Using the Connection Economy
Connections

5 Ways to Boost Your Business Using the Connection Economy

There's plenty of untapped value in the relationships and connections your business develops online. Here's how to capitalize on that.
Susan Solovic
LinkedIn Wants College Students to 'Swipe' Through Their Career Exploration
Linkedin

LinkedIn Wants College Students to 'Swipe' Through Their Career Exploration

The platform wants to help students figure out their post-grad plans.
Kia Kokalitcheva
Build Your Networking Skills During a Livestream Q&A With Dr. Ivan Misner, the Founder of BNI, on Friday at 3 p.m. EST
Entrepreneur Network

Build Your Networking Skills During a Livestream Q&A With Dr. Ivan Misner, the Founder of BNI, on Friday at 3 p.m. EST

Dr. Misner's Business Network International has been helping entrepreneurs help each other -- face-to-face -- since 1985. Here's your chance to ask the father of modern networking your questions.
Erin Schultz
The Web Connects Me to the World, But Conferences Unite Me With My Tribe
Conferences

The Web Connects Me to the World, But Conferences Unite Me With My Tribe

This is why I travel thousands of miles to attend face-to-face events.
Sebastien Turbot
Having a Lot of Facebook Friends Can Help You Land a New Job
Inspiring Your Team

Having a Lot of Facebook Friends Can Help You Land a New Job

New research from Tufts University, Stony Brook University and Facebook shows how social networking affects professional networking.
Catherine Clifford
10 Interesting Facts About Twitter on its 10th Birthday
Twitter

10 Interesting Facts About Twitter on its 10th Birthday

A commemorative serving of trivia about the social network that could have been named 'Friendstalker.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Network Effectively at Events
Networking

How to Network Effectively at Events

You need new contacts. So design a systematic approach to meeting new people.
Eric Samson
Are You 'Networking' for All the Wrong Reasons?
Networking

Are You 'Networking' for All the Wrong Reasons?

Here are five organizations for young people that work to put the 'selflessness' element back into networking.
Darrah Brustein
5 Questions That Reveal the Personality of Someone You've Just Met
Personality Type

5 Questions That Reveal the Personality of Someone You've Just Met

Who is her hero? What books has he read? What is her dream job? Probe deeper to learn more.
Jayson DeMers
How LinkedIn Has Helped Kill Cold Calling Once and for All
Linkedin

How LinkedIn Has Helped Kill Cold Calling Once and for All

LinkedIn's messaging feature allows others to get to know you first, on their own terms, which is preferable to pretty much everyone.
Stephen Key
How to Disconnect From Someone on LinkedIn in 4 Easy Steps
Linkedin

How to Disconnect From Someone on LinkedIn in 4 Easy Steps

Professional connections don't always pan out. Here's how to disassociate from unwanted ones with a few clicks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Networking Blunders That Undermine Your Reputation
Networking

9 Networking Blunders That Undermine Your Reputation

Think of networking as meeting new people so you can figure out how to be be helpful, instead of the other way around.
Darrah Brustein
'Facebook at Work' Is Finally Launching
Facebook

'Facebook at Work' Is Finally Launching

After a year of testing, Facebook's professional version of its social network is expected to launch in the coming months.
With New Focus and Design, Can Google+ Survive?
Google Plus

With New Focus and Design, Can Google+ Survive?

The struggling social network may find its footing by focusing on shared interests.
Kia Kokalitcheva