In my recent round of LinkedIn seminars for The Social Media Bureau I noticed that a number of the attendees had gone to the trouble of filling out all of their Personal Information on LinkedIn but hadn’t taken the precaution of protecting their identity fully.
In our earlier post we described how to use tags to select and then to send messages to your LinkedIn connections. This post is an extra reminder to double check how you send these messages.
The tagging feature on LinkedIn is one that most of us discover far too late. However it’s really useful even if you haven’t yet categorised all of your contacts. To access the tagging feature select Contacts > Connections and on the left-hand side of the page you will see the Tags area.
I have been a member of LinkedIn for many years and I am a great supporter of the site for professionals. I have used LinkedIn in the past to keep in contact with ex-colleagues, to make new contacts and more recently I have begun lecturing on how to use it to promote businesses. Earlier this month […]