After last week’s post, readers made some excellent comments regarding the value of large networks. A couple of people seemed to think that the focus of my post was entirely about numbers, and so I […]
As a LinkedIn Rockstar, I have an enormous network on LinkedIn; I have actually reached the limit (30,000!). You probably ask yourself, is there an advantage to having connections with 30,000 different people? Yes! When […]
As we begin to use the internet and social media more and more often for business purposes, it becomes increasingly important to remember that etiquette applies to the internet world as well as the real.
I recently received an email from a colleague asking to connect on LinkedIn…
…the problem was he sent the same email to about one hundred different people, and included us all in the ‘to’ box!
Whenever you send an email to large groups of people, it is important to remember to use the ‘bcc’ (blind carbon copy) function. When you include… […]
I recently connected with a gentleman, Mark, who sent this email: “Lori, please accept my genuine thanks for connecting with me on LinkedIn. What do you like the most about LinkedIn?” Others have asked the […]
There is so much possibility in the new LinkedIn Signal I’ve had to write several blog posts to cover all the great material. #LinkedIn “Signal Me Relevant”! started the conversation. This is installment #2. I […]
The meterioric growth of Social Media in a down economy has made one previously underused tool of the business world easier and more effective than ever before. I’m talking about virtual teams collaborating on mutually beneficial projects. […]
In conjunction with MicroAssist, I’ll be presenting a free webinar on creating an integrated social media strategy on Thursday, October 7, at 2pm Central. Register at http://smwebinar.eventbrite.com. For a growing number of organizations, using social […]