LinkedIn Tip: Don’t be an egghead! Make sure you have a professional profile picture that is at least 200×200 or 500x500px, a headshot with no sunglasses, hats, or anything covering your face.
LinkedIn Tip: Every word matters so choose wisely,tell stories and add PowerPoint, video and Links to your Professional Bio
Connection. It is why we Link, Follow, Like, Blab, etc. etc. etc. This “fad” called Social Media is not going away anytime soon, and just like those folks who believe Al Gore invented the Internet or was that Al Gore who thinks he invented the Internet, well, it is here to stay! Once we are all connected and social, what is the worst thing that can happen? It’s a key on your keyboard, and it says DELETE. Besides blocking a person on Facebook, the next Social “no-no” brands and businesses need to be managing is deleting a post from a member of the community. Why? The business just lost a major opportunity to gain valuable insight or course correct. Rather than delete, reply. Yes, I know it is scary, but responding allows you to learn what happened or why …
Invite your clients (and referral partners) to connect with you on LinkedIn. Being connected with them there gives you a chance to easily congratulate them on work anniversaries, comment on their posts on their news feed, and just generally stay in touch. Tuesday tip provided by Joyce Feustel, Founder of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor
What’s in your LinkedIn headline? Do the words catch the attention of a potential client or referral partner who finds you on LinkedIn? Find out what you can do to improve your LinkedIn headlines by reading this! Blog post by Joyce Feustel, Founder of Boomers’ Social Media Tutor