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Can I be forced by a former boss to change my LinkedIn profile?
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I'd been working for 14 months with a company, but wasn't happy with my functions and resigned three weeks ago. This morning, while communicating by e-mail with the HR person and my previous boss, my LinkedIn profile link was in my signature. My boss …

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Hillary Clinton was just as confused by LinkedIn as the rest of us
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Over the years, LinkedIn has baffled millions of office workers as the social network bombarded them with emails about endorsements, connections, and skills. The near-universal reaction upon hearing about LinkedIn for the first time is to wonder: what …

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One Trait That Gets Them Noticed For Leadership Roles
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She writes about career strategies and improving the workplace for The Huffington Post, The Personal Branding blog, TinyPulse.com, and Sharkpreneur magazine, and has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, and …

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Feds Propose New Rule For Collecting Employee Wellness Information
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By Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News

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Referrals From Job References — The Simplest and Cheapest Sourcing Tool
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Almost everyone in recruiting agrees that employee referrals produce the highest quality of hire (i.e. superior on-the-job performance). But few are aware that the references provided by new hires, with little work, can also provide outstanding referrals. I call them “reference referrals” and both the concept and the execution are easy and straightforward.

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Don't connect with everyone on LinkedIn
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USA TODAY columnist Steven Petrow offers advice about living in the Digital Age. My column of two weeks ago (“Don't make this mistake on LinkedIn”) drew lots of ire from some readers, not to mention a whole new crop of questions about conduct on …

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LinkedIn Beats Estimates And Raises Forecast; Shares Soar
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LinkedIn LNKD +1.84% is on a kick. The professional networking site unveiled a major makeover of its flagship app a few weeks ago, and on Thursday, announced strong earnings that suggest its recent product overhauls and investment in its education …

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US RESEARCH ROUNDUP-LinkedIn, Nvidia, Dreamworks Animation
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Oct 30 Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on several U.S.-listed companies, including Solarcity, Nvidia and LinkedIn Corp, on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS * LinkedIn : Barclays, Mizuho, RBC, others raise target price on the …

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7 Company Cultures Worth Replicating
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While TinyPulse recognizes that certain perks aren't "essential for building a stronger work culture," the company does admit that some perks assist with boosting engagement and retention. Whether it's offering massages, creating dog-friendly areas, …

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The Last Word: Hate Performance Reviews? Millennials Hate Them Most of All
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Editor’s Note: After five plus years, Weekly Wrap is changing to The Last Word because, well, it’s TLNT’s last word on what’s happening this week in HR and talent management. 

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FOT GROUP POST: The “Scariest” Music We’ve Listened to While Working…
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It’s the day before Halloween, which means you’re probably seeing some pretty freaky costumes at work already today. (Exhibit A: Please check out Tim Sackett’s Instagram feed at your earliest convenience.) FOT wants to add to the HR Freak Show this Halloween by sharing some of the most scary (also known as lame) music we’ve listened […]

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Temporary Insanity.
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“Don’t worry. You’ll get the hang of it.” With those famous last words, she pivoted on a worn heel and walked back around the corner to the fluorescent drenched cube farm set aside for the office and administrative staff , leaving me alone at the oversized front desk. The glass divider separating this desk from […]

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Just-released emails show Hillary Clinton was once baffled by a LinkedIn request
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Another trove of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's work emails was released Friday afternoon. Included in the batch of emails were generic staff interactions, back-and-forths with a controversial adviser, and — like many people — at least …

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LinkedIn Corp. Soars on Earnings Beat
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What: Shares of professional social network LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) jumped on Friday following the company's third-quarter earnings report. LinkedIn beat analyst estimates on all fronts by a significant margin, and its guidance for the fourth quarter was …

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