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Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account

Elsua

Is that the main reason why I then went ahead and deleted my LinkedIn profile for good over a week ago? Will I survive as an independent trusted advisor on Social Business & Digital Transformation without having an active LinkedIn profile? That’s not how an Open Business operates, I am afraid. . Silly me. You see?

How to Do a LinkedIn Profile Audit

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares Audit/Benchmark your LinkedIn Profile. Who’s Viewed Your LinkedIn Profile in last 3 days = 7. LINKEDIN AUDIT NOTES.

18 Articles Help You Master LinkedIn Strategy and Technique

Online Social Networking

By maintaining a business focus, LinkedIn’s growth could persist unhampered by that of its social networking counterpart.

10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking

Online Social Networking

share in this article my basic LinkedIn how-tos that may shorten your learning curve and save you time and frustration. Keep at it.

Instant guide to LinkedIn

The Bumble Bee

As an added-bonus also included is a similar guide to Facebook for the same audience! Social Networking

Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

These are all descriptions of business ecosystems. The Corvallis Business Ecosystem. Technology Business Ecosystem. Please share!

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What are Business Ecosystems?

Partnering Resources

Business Ecosystem Model developed by Dr. James F. recently wrote about business ecosystems, adaptability, and change leadership. Moore.

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Curing Business Ecosystems Blindness

Partnering Resources

Evolution into business ecosystems. Business ecosystems are complex and ever-changing. Business Ecosystems StrategyKeystones.

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Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Elsua

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

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Instant Business Guide to LinkedIn

The Bumble Bee

I have been amazed at how many people have asked me for a really simple and very short guide to LinkedIN for small businesses and independent consultants. So here it is: Social Networking

22 Business Networking Tips

Online Social Networking

You and I both know that there’s much more to business networking than engaging on business networking sites. Don’t sweat it.

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Open Business Strategies – Helping Someone Else Achieve Their Goals

Elsua

Open BusinessThey just wanted to have a jumpstart, but they didn’t know where to begin. Sounds familiar, even today, doesn’t it? .

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The Forest and the Trees: Managing in Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

The Forest and the Trees: Managing Business Ecosystems. It’s time for us to pay attention to our business ecosystems. Get allies.

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

Partnering Resources

It can also be tricky for those who are busy or those who hate networking. Endorse someone’s skills on LinkedIn. Share Content.

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10 Tips for Making Facebook Business Friends

Online Social Networking

In either case, you’d benefit from acquiring additional Facebook friends who share an interest in your business niche. Sharing is Caring!

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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Transforming your business with creative facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

Twitter, FaceBook, Yammer, the web – blogs, websites, LinkedIn, discussion lists… I’m a big user of them all. An indulgence?

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Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , MySpace , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning are ranked 4th, 11th, 25th, 89th and 154th among all websites in the world, respectively. Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. LinkedIn. Facebook. Twitter. Not I.

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

Ant's Eyeview Blog

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.  LinkedIn is the end all and be all for recruiting, right? Where do you begin?

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Rethinking Marketing - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Copyright © 2009 Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation. Smith School of Business. What’s wrong with this picture?

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Ep.004 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast (11).

LinkedIn Edges Out Apple in Forbes Fastest Growing Tech Companies

Portals and KM

According to the Forbes list of Fast Tech 25 : their annual list of growth kings, the current champion is LinkedIn. would likely have untold richness if I still had that stock. I was always a reluctant participant in LinkedIn. Here is just another example of the power of putting social capabilities into business tools. 

IBM Covers the Transformation of Business Email

Portals and KM

Business email remains big despite some attempts to get stuff out of an overcrowded inbox.  Email is becoming more focused.  

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Lessons from the Octopus: Business Ecosystems, Adaptability, and Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

A camouflaged octopus has much to teach organizations about thriving in business ecosystems. Image: Arkive.com. How they do this is interesting.

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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.

Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Australian Business Forum - have a forum, tumbleweed territory - John Rashleigh, Chairman. Australian Women Online - supporting women in business. Australia’s community for solo & micro business. Have a forum. Have Twitter ID. 

Social Media Training for February March 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Google Plus For Business (Morning Course). LinkedIn for Business (Afternoon Course). Social Media Campaign (one day course).

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Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work - Tim Kastelle - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Harvard Business Publishing: For Educators. |. Visit Harvard Business School. LinkedIn. Harvard Business Review. HBR China.

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What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

Neither Twitter , Facebook nor LinkedIn are pure social bookmarking sites, as they weren’t created explicitly for social bookmarking.

Eight Dangers of Collaboration - Nilofer Merchant - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Harvard Business Publishing. |. Visit Harvard Business School. LinkedIn. Harvard Business Review. Measuring Business Performance. Knowing how to debate the tradeoffs between many viable options means knowing how to argue with each other about the business in more open and visible ways. LinkedIn.

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Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

Take for example the recent integration of LinkedIn with Twitter. You can now tweet your LinkedIn status to your Twitter followers and automatically post your tweets to your LinkedIn status. It is easy to see that this Twitter-LinkedIn partnership has many practical implications. Hopefully Ning will take notice and react!

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?

Elsua

Where else are you going to go when sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Of course, in your personal business / corporate blog!

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List of 12 Top Social Media Podcasts in 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Business by Laurel Papworth. Social Media Business 13: Panel with Shel Israel from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. link]. yay!).

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Collaboration Is Misunderstood and Overused - Andrew Campbell - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Harvard Business Publishing. |. Visit Harvard Business School. LinkedIn. Harvard Business Review. Measuring Business Performance. But managers in different functions or different business units seem surprisingly reluctant to work together. LinkedIn. Measuring Business Performance. iPad. |.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Rawn wrote about the Social Business Jam that I. Your thoughts?

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Treat Your Employees like Neighbors - Art Markman - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Harvard Business Publishing. |. Visit Harvard Business School. LinkedIn. Harvard Business Review. Measuring Business Performance. All postings become the property of Harvard Business School Publishing. LinkedIn. Measuring Business Performance. Harvard Business Mobile. For Educators. |.

Four Types of Status Updates for Improving Social Media Engagement on Facebook and Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

You can follow my podcasts on iTunes  [link]  (video) or  [link]  (audio) and YouTube Social Media Business. A. Which one do you use most?

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Buy it now » Guide to Better Business Writing One-third of professionals write poorly. Dont be one of them. No ad hominem attacks.

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3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Here are several cases in point that affect social media and web marketing practice, especially for small business. Hello Ning Open Networking.

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

Hildy Gottlieb

In yesterday’s post, I tackled LinkedIn. If, as I noted yesterday, LinkedIn is like a Chamber of Commerce mixer, Twitter is like an outrageous party - picture the Party at the End of the Universe. Whatever your agenda - business, pleasure, sheer browsing - you will find it at the marvelous party that is Twitter. Twitter.