Thursday, August 16, 2012

4 Obscure LinkedIn Tips and Tricks For LinkedIn Experts


It seems like everybody and their brother is trying to position themselves as LinkedIn experts these days. Well, why not you?
If you’re a career coach, sales trainer, business consultant or professional speaker offering programs on LinkedIn, you should probably know about these 4 obscure tips and tricks. I think they will help prove that your really know your stuff when it comes to leveraging LinkedIn, and if you’re not sure what to do with each of them, feel free to contact me because I can show you how to make the most of them or just sign up for one of my upcoming webinars.
1) You can create a direct link to your Invitation to Connect page on LinkedIn. Here’s what mine looks like:
Find your id= number by looking at your profile URL:
I used bit.ly to create something I could include in my email signatures, InMails, other profiles, on Facebook:
Connect with me on LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/LIinvitesjk
2) You can see what companies, titles or other searches are trending on LinkedIn via an app from LinkedIn Labs called Swarm:

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for posting this here, Tim! More tips for your readers:

    http://www.belladomain.com/2012/07/12/what-constitutes-a-complete-linkedin-profile/

    Cheers,
    Sandy Jones-Kaminski
    @sandyjk

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