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LinkedIn Maps: art or science?

Making CommunitySense

LinkedIn is a great resource for exploring professional profiles. One feature that can help you visualize your network is LinkedIn Maps.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Recruiting on Social Media is more than LinkedIn

Ant's Eyeview Blog

It’s resource-intensive to onboard a new employee. After all, more than 50% of employed Americans are open to new job opportunities but not actively seeking.  A comprehensive InformationWeek article points out that you can reach these passive job hunters with very targeted LinkedIn and Facebook ads.  years of average employee tenure. 

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Facilitation Resource Alert

Michelle Laurie

The cards will be helpful for providing additional resources on the many ways to approach meeting scenarios as well as generating enthusiasm. There are many online forums to make this happen including Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. Hello facilitators and non-facilitators! The cards are another ‘tangible and tactile’ (i.e.

LinkedIn (and Facebook and Twitter): What’s the Dif?

Hildy Gottlieb

These days it seems everyone is talking about Facebook and Twitter and LinkedIn. Being a teacher at heart, though, I can’t help but want to explain the differences between all these places - LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter.  Today, let’s start with LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn is all business. That link is here.

Getting Ahead of the Curve: Workforce Planning to Anticipate Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Human Resources Networks and Networking TalentFocus.

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Human Capital Flows in Australian Banking - Courtesy of Linkedin

Governance in a Networked World

One of the lesser known features of Linkedin is the company insights feature that identifies where a company’s current staff have been employed in the past (just search for a company and then select ‘Insights’ to see where employees have come from). George Bank are being drained of resources to the ‘mother ship’.

I Can’t Fill This Job!: Filling IT Talent Gaps

Partnering Resources

Filling IT Talent Gaps is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Human Resources TalentCIOs are having a hard time finding good candidates for open positions. They’re not alone.

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How Amplify, Ping.fm and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Amplify also has a strong social element and is a useful online social networking resource. Did you enjoy this article? Sharing is Caring!

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

You may also use Evernote to store your resources, but I prefer diigo because its default is public. LinkedIn - for groups Everyone knows LinkedIn. However, as facilitator, you should also know how LinkedIn groups work and how you can facilitate conversations in groups. short description below. to make it very practical.

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8 Social Media Basics for 2010

Online Social Networking

suggest that we watch and see how social media and technology play out in 2010, but that we focus on the basics and build our web presences right now using techniques and resources at our fingertips. I’ve bookmarked and skimmed a dozen or more articles that project the path of social media in 2010. Did you enjoy this article?

Networking for Introverts: A Starter List of Tips & Techniques

Partnering Resources

Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Introvert v.

2012 117

Change Leadership Checklist

Partnering Resources

Change Leadership Checklist is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align. Happy holidays!

Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Share this on LinkedIn. Exactly two years ago, I spent six weeks with my ankle in plaster after an operation. Facilitation is not linear.

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How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People)

Partnering Resources

Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn. Image by Vincent Fournier for Henkel Advertising. How do you find time to build and sustain your network?

2013 88

Being Better: Strategic Leadership for Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

Another excellent resource is the Harvard Business Review article Strategy as Ecology by Marco Iansiti and Roy Levien. What does this mean?

2012 112

Targeting and Connecting on 4 Popular Business Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

I am about to discuss targeting and connecting as they apply to Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning networks, the most popular social networking sites for business networking. LinkedIn. On LinkedIn , targeting is fairly straightforward, but connecting can be a challenge. Facebook. Connecting isn’t difficult. mean it.

Blogging for IT Leadership: Future of Work Enabled

Partnering Resources

Blogging for IT Leadership: Future of Work Enabled is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align.

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Go Slow to Go Fast: Make Your Next Change Initiative Fly

Partnering Resources

If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Tortoise & Hare – Chris Hendricks on screenhog.com.

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Shifts in 2011 Inc. 500 Social Media Usage

Portals and KM

There are other shifts as the use of Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, texting, downloadable mobile apps and Foursquare are increasing while there are reductions in the use of blogs, message boards, video blogs, podcasts and MySpace. 500 used Facebook and 73% used LinkedIn.  This new study continues the Center’s work on Inc.

2012 35

Highlights of The Build Network Conference in Boston

Partnering Resources

If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. “Make Change Stick” at Boston Build, 6/2013.

2013 40

Networking or Marketing: How to Escape the Advertising Trap and Get Real

Partnering Resources

You don’t passively watch your contacts’ activity on a Facebook wall or through a LinkedIn update. Image by Ian Sane (flickr). Real Connections.

2013 39

Mongrel Media: When Corporate Comms hijacks Traditional and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Mongrel Media:  Traditional vs Corporate vs Social Media. Bought vs Owned vs Earned Attention. PS That was the best thumbnail for a video. Got one? .

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

The company I didn’t talk at all about in this post is LinkedIn. agree that LinkedIn is a dark horse. There, I said it. Windows?

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have removed the original copyright designation and it is now available as a creative commons, non-profit, share alike resource. Every week!

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have removed the original copyright designation and it is now available as a creative commons, non-profit, share alike resource. Every week!

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs.

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12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Embeddable widgets, retweet this, LinkedIn that, etc. Oh and more spamming of social channels as broadcast sites. So, hey! Do me a favour?

2012 119

An Open Letter to Project Managers, the New Rock Stars

Partnering Resources

An Open Letter to Project Managers, the New Rock Stars is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. First things first: Project managers rock. You save our butts every day, and I thank you for it.

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Connectedness – The New Differentiator

Governance in a Networked World

High performing individuals are exactly that because they are able to get things done faster by leveraging their connections to access resources.

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Curing Business Ecosystems Blindness

Partnering Resources

Then consider other entities that provide critical resources, services, or ideas to the organization. Evolution into business ecosystems. Adapt.

2012 47

Trust Falls at Work… Seriously? Trust in the Workplace

Partnering Resources

Trust in the Workplace is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align. Personal Trust.

2013 79

Let the games begin

Viv Mcwaters

Share this on LinkedIn. IMPROV RESOURCES Improvisation is fundamental to the way I work. The Olympics are over for another four years.

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Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

Curating Resources – mostly the same as sharing information, but with the added layer of tags, rating mechanisms, aggregation tools.

Building Your Network: Making It Work with Your Boss

Partnering Resources

If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Is your biggest networking problem your boss? Not true!

2013 98

Three Networking Types: People You’ll Meet while Searching For Your Next Job

Partnering Resources

At Partnering Resources, we prefer to talk about networking as an ongoing activity, not just as something people do when they need a new job.

2013 43

The three biggest networking mistakes of advocacy groups

Net-Map Toolbox

member of our new Net-Map LinkedIn Group asked about how Net-Map can be used to improve the effectiveness of advocacy groups.

2013 46

Illuminating the Invisible: Mapping Austin’s Adolescent Health System Using Value Network Analysis

Partnering Resources

If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. The Context: Adolescent Health in Austin. Adapt. Achieve.

What are Business Ecosystems?

Partnering Resources

is an original post from Maya Townsend , founder and lead consultant: Partnering Resources - Align. Moore. James F. Adapt. Achieve.

2012 52

How Teachers can Manage Student Contact on Facebook

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Share reviews of sites, books and resources they might use in class. Are you concerned about Privacy and Facebook with students and teachers?

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Think Before You Assess: Tips for Your First Network Analysis

Partnering Resources

great resource on the ethics of conducting a network analysis is this article by Steve Borgatti. Wild Horses. Image by cone_dmn on flickr.