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The Most Valuable LinkedIn Feature You Aren't Using
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LinkedIn has evolved tremendously since it was founded in 2002. They have transformed their platform from a simple online resume and networking site to a comprehensive system for managing all your personal branding activities and actions. They have …

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LinkedIn hosts first non-technical hackathon focused on diversity
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At its first-ever non-technical hackathon last weekend, LinkedIn Corp., brought together college-aged interns for 16 hours to work on solving a business challenge related to diversity in the workplace. Projects at the event — called LinkedIn Festival …

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Prepping a LinkedIn Short, but Keeping Apple
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LinkedIn (LNKD), however, still has its fans, despite the stock's rich valuation of 55.81x next year's earnings. LinkedIn has a price-earnings to growth (PEG) ratio of 2.2, meaning that its valuation more than doubles its growth rate. (Both Apple and …

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The 19 Types of HR & Talent Software You Need
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I’m a virgin when it comes to HR Technology.  When I first got into really studying the industry I probably put HR technology into about three buckets: HR system of record, applicant tracking systems and payroll.  If you had those three types of software you had what you basically needed to run HR. My friends, […]

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The Donald – What He Tells Us… About US
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It was June 16th when The Hairpiece announced in his Presidential candidacy speech that “The Mexican government is forcing their most unwanted people into the United States. They are, in many cases, criminals, drug dealers, and rapists.” Not surprisingly, the reaction was one of disgust, and Trump found two of his most beloved branding opportunities, […]

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To email, but When to Email… That is the question! by @Mike1178
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When I entered recruiting, one of the first things I learned about was timing. I had to make my calls first thing in the morning, send my emails in the afternoon, and to post my jobs late on Friday afternoon. At first, I accepted this advice without question. But over time, I began to wonder if […]

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Design Your Office to Fulfill Employees' Most Basic Needs
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An example is the mini-survey platform TinyPulse, which allows employers to keep track of how their teams are feeling. When companies integrate actual measures of confidence and esteem, employees know that their opinions (and emotions) are valued, …

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It's LinkedIn, not Tinder: Brisbane woman sheds light on sleazy messages
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Taylor Henderson was fed up with receiving inappropriately personal messages on business network Linked In. Photo: Supplied. Margate property manager Taylor Henderson joined social network LinkedIn to make business contacts and promote her work.

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LinkedIn Delivers Strong Results, But Stock Trades Down
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LinkedIn outperformed expectations during the second quarter – its revenue rose by 33% to $712 million, which far exceeded its initial expectations. In constant currency terms, its top-line growth was higher at 38%. Though the stock initially reacted …

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The ONLY way to ask for a higher job offer
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Why would anyone give you more money just because you asked for it? Don’t be a dope. If you want more money, learn how to explain why you’re worth more.

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T3 – @Learnkit
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This week on T3 I’m reviewing elearning company Learnkit.  Learnkit is a custom elearning agency that, through our unique Learn-cycle pedagogy, produces engaging and enjoyable learning experiences to help organizations and individuals get better, everyday. What does that mean?  They take your old and tired corporate learning materials and make them innovative, cool and fresh.  Learnkit is […]

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A Compensation Plan Where Everyone Earns More Is… Stupid
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When I finished my undergrad, I wanted to be a college professor. Summers off, four or five classes to teach, the opportunity to do research, no high school punks to deal with—it seemed perfect for me. So, I entered grad school and taught two classes on my own while taking my classes. I loved teaching, […]

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Sourcing Hacks – Are Your Hiring Managers Overthinking Resumes?
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Does this Sourcing story sound familiar? You conduct a targeted search for non-active prospects, reach out using your favorite medium, and get an excellent response. You cherry pick the best 3-4 that are spot on functionally, and have a terrific initial chat with each. You find all are sharp, strong interpersonally, and possess excellent business […]

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LinkedIn's publishing platform expands beyond English and into Portuguese …
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LinkedIn is expanding its publishing platform beyond English today with the news that it's launching for Portuguese speakers. LinkedIn's evolution as a publishing platform has been ongoing for years, but it got a major boost in 2012 when the social …

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