How to Use LinkedIn Effectively

Devlin Peck

You can use LinkedIn effectively to land new full-time jobs and high-value clients. Use this article to ensure that you’re using LinkedIn effectively

Linkedin Learning Product Review

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LinkedIn Learning to me is a digital learning platform. Administration back-end – Navigation is good, some of the features such as Best Practices from LinkedIn Learning is illogical (especially since in my test, because only one best practice had anything of use for the administrator (from the product or value add standpoint). The Header on the Learner Home Page (main learner screen for LinkedIn Learning). I enjoyed overall most of LinkedIn Learning.

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LinkedIn Becomes A Serious Open Learning Experience Platform

CLO Magazine

LinkedIn has become quite a juggernaut in the corporate learning market. This is the company’s formal announcement that LinkedIn Learning is not just an amazing array of content, it is a corporate learning platform. Just a few months ago, LinkedIn launched Learning Pro, a set of features that let companies publish their own content and create custom learning paths. LinkedIn now offers skills-based learning recommendations to any user through its machine learning algorithms.

Social Media: Increase Your Visibility by Sharing Content via LinkedIn Pulse

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

One of the more obscure features of LinkedIn I have come to love is Pulse, which gives you access to industry professionals and global leaders in a variety of fields. To access Pulse, log into your LinkedIn account and choose  Interests > Pulse. I'm active on social media so I use Pulse not only to find good content to share with the LinkedIn community, I also share on Twitter at the same time. Sharing articles to social media from the Pulse app is a breeze.

Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The answer for me has two parts:  I have a strong LinkedIn profile.   In this series of articles, I'm going to share some of my LinkedIn job-hunting tips with you. Strong LinkedIn Profile. You must have a strong LinkedIn profile. Most companies use LinkedIn to check out applicants. And recruiters are actively searching on LinkedIn for the best candidates. If you have your own business, create a LinkedIn page and link to it.

7 Golden Rules Of LMS Promotion On LinkedIn

eLearning Industry

For nearly two decades, LinkedIn has been a trusted commercial networking platform. In this article, I’ll share the 7 golden rules of LMS promotion on this tried and tested social media platform. Learning Management Systems eLearning Marketing LinkedIn For eLearning LMS Selection Social MediaCan it really help you generate more qualified leads for your LMS product, though?

This Week on #TalkTech: The Innovation Process, Computers as Teachers, and LinkedIn

Bottom-Line Performance

Has LinkedIn helped you in your professional career? In this article, the author says innovation takes time and effort. Has LinkedIn done anything for your professional career? This article from Businessweek talks mostly about how LinkedIn is doing in the stock market, and the financial health of the company (which is quite good right now). LinkedIn: Endorsed for Financial Acumen. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

New Study Shows 95% of Business & Sales Leaders are Irrelevant with Key Accounts & Customers on LinkedIn


Now that live events and in-person meetings with investors, prospects and customers are on hold, I had my team at Personal ABM take a deep look into how business leadership, sales leaders and marketing teams are engaging on LinkedIn.

4 Implications of Microsoft’s Acquisition of LinkedIn

CommLab India

Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn has created ripples in the world of technology. The Internet was inundated with articles analyzing the impact of the transaction, valued at 26.2 I believe the deal between Microsoft and LinkedIn could have 4 major implications for the corporate world. The purchase of LinkedIn by Microsoft could alter the shape of the search engine advertising market. LinkedIn could help shore Microsoft’s sagging mobile initiatives.

Must Read Instructional Design Articles


If you are just starting out with instructional design, the five articles below will give you an introduction to some of the more popular concepts that you are bound to come across. Even if you are seasoned professional, these articles may prove to be a useful reminder. Speaking of which, whether you are going to pursue this industry or another, make sure you get a LinkedIn profile created. 5 Must-Read Instruction Design Articles.

Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn, Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Sally Cox    We have previously explored the importance of having a  strong LinkedIn profile. Your profile is really the key here so if you haven't yet updated and beefed up your LinkedIn profile, I suggest you go back and read through the article before moving forward. The strong LinkedIn profile is twofold--prospective employers can see your work history at a glance, but it's also helpful for recruiters to find you.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This quick article enumerates the advantages, disadvantages, and use cases for checklists, then provides some useful tools to get you started. How to Use LinkedIn Groups in Corporate eLearning. You may not have thought about LinkedIn for training, but this article will make you think differently.

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group. The discussion that evolved has been one of the most insightful for me and I thought it should be shared with those who may not at present be a part of the T&D group on LinkedIn. I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays.

The First Ten Learning Thursday Articles!

Adobe Captivate

Last December, I began publishing Learning Thursday articles every other week. Past articles are listed below. Connect with the author on Twitter or LinkedIn. The post The First Ten Learning Thursday Articles! The series covers both learning technology and general training topics. Please comment if you have topic ideas, and follow me if you’d like to be notified of future posts. Mobile Technologies in Education. Project-Based Learning.

Establishing Connections on LinkedIn

eLearning Blender

Everybody talks about how great LinkedIn is so a while back I set up an account to see what everybody was talking about. So that raises the question; how do you establish connections on LinkedIn? After initially setting up the account, I did not revisit LinkedIn until recently reading a couple of articles praising linkedIn on Tony Karrer's blog.

The 18 Most Interesting Articles and Interviews in 2015

WalkMe Training Station

These 18 articles and interviews, written by the best employee training, discuss the challenges training managers today face, upon the shifting world of eLearning, and especially the collision of formal and informal learning. The articles offer great tips and solutions, and inside, you can find insights on topics such as storytelling, marketing styles, and branding, alongside fascinating interviews. This article is a must read to all who want to know more about Millennials.

Five Tips To Make an Instructional Designer’s LinkedIn Profile Shine


LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network with approximately 467 million members across the globe. LinkedIn is a powerful tool to promote your brand (could be your company or you as a professional) amongst thousands of like minded professionals, decision makers, partners, talent seekers, or customers. LinkedIn recently redesigned its UI, thus bringing Conversations and Content to the heart of the platform. Got more tips on using LinkedIn to the fullest?

Why acquiring soft skills is not as hard as you think – an article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy, in RealBusiness


This new article written by Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy, has been published in Real Business, the content brand that tells the truth about SME life today for people starting, running and growing a small business. You can find here some extracts of the article: “In its latest Annual Global Trends report, LinkedIn says it’s detected a real paradigm shift in what global recruiters are looking for in job candidates.

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Searches, and a few surprises

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ID and E-Learning Links (5/8/16)

Experiencing eLearning

The More People We Connect with on LinkedIn, the Less Valuable It Becomes. This article explains content chunking from a usability perspective, but this applies to writing for elearning too. Bookmarks book list chunking freelance HTML5 independent consultant LinkedIn usabilityMany users are beginning to discover, however, that a larger number of social network connections may be less valuable than a smaller, more intimate circle.

Best Ways to Use Social Networks in eLearning


Each day, hundreds of thousands of us use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and a whole host of other social networks. Blog articlesSocial media is playing an ever-increasingly important role in all of our lives. We use them to stay in touch with friends and colleagues, organize events, catch up with the news, follow our favourite brands and discover new things.

xAPI Best Practices from Learning Solutions

Adult Learning with Technology

Scrolling through LinkedIn today showed an awesome article written by Jason Haag on Learning Solutions that is well worth a read and needed to be shared. The article looks at.

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How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


Articles. Within that group, more than one-third either do not have a LinkedIn profile, or have fewer than 100 connections. Social Media is not Social Learning : In this article, Dan Pontefract elaborates why social media is NOT social learning, and also points out the significance for organizations to define and support social learning at their workplaces. This article discusses why LinkedIn is in a better position to invoke interest among enterprises. .

Deployment Vs. Implementation – Is There a Difference?

Living in Learning

What tripped my trigger was not what was included in the article, “An Overview of HCM Technology Deployment and Factors Influencing the Strategy, but what was left out. Discovery & Consulting Learning @ the Point of Work Rants & Ramblings deployment implementation LinkedIn performance support performer support PSO work contextOkay…so my trigger got tripped this morning on a white paper put out by HR.Com…which, by the way, was very well done.

Make 2020 a People-Centric Year


This concern for tech’s impact on people is not new, but a review of recent articles suggests that organizations are paying more attention to it. The article points to results from a recent study that predicted that one in four workers would leave their jobs in 2018. The most obvious solution to upping employee retention, then, is creating more effective training and development programs,” the article’s author states. See HR Dive’s analysis of LinkedIn’s study.

Lockdown – Ep.4 A New Hope

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

I’ve avoided writing about the COVID-19 lockdown until now, purely as there have been so many excellent articles, reflections and general how-to posts that I didn’t want to distract from them with my own words. I am connected with Coventry colleagues through email, MS Teams (chat, files, video calls), LinkedIn, Twitter, Sharepoint, etc. I’m just doing enough to get by, Here are a few articles and posts that have helped me work out the start of rhythm or routine.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. Linkedin is an important application for me (although I don’t like their mobile app at all), I use it a lot to network and connect to people. Easygenerator also has a Linkedin group and I take part in a few other groups. For me Linkedin is the central social application, my tweets and blog post are also published on my Linkedin page, it is my professinal homepage on the web.

Curious about xAPI and how it can change your approach to learning?

Adult Learning with Technology

I came across this article shared via LinkedIn from Guroo Producer and wanted to share. It’s a brilliant article and tool for understanding what xAPI is and how it works. Have a. eLearning xAPI xAPI-Based

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No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article explains the concept behind it and how it’s best used. This is LinkedIn’s annual report on learning in the workplace. The article discusses how apprenticeships could help.



Articles. Within that group, more than one-third either do not have a LinkedIn profile, or have fewer than 100 connections. Social Media is not Social Learning : In this article, Dan Pontefract elaborates why social media is NOT social learning, and also points out the significance for organizations to define and support social learning at their workplaces. This article discusses why LinkedIn is in a better position to invoke interest among enterprises.

Top 5 things I hope not to hear in 2011

E-Learning Provocateur

The title of this article is self explanatory, so here goes… 1. I’d like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn. LinkedIn even tells you “Invitations should only be sent to people you know personally&#. netiquette 2011 Facebook learning styles LinkedIn PowerPoint TwitterDeath by PowerPoint. If you mean “death by bullet point&# then say that instead. PowerPoint is just a tool. A poor tradesman blames his tools.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. m not and I gave him the standard advice about looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Great stuff again this month.

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Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. TweetDeck – I recently read an article stating that if you aren’t salaried by a big company to generate brand new ideas, it’s a waste of your time to do so.

Content Marketing Basics Going Into 2019


You can relate articles or blogs to your company indirectly but use intriguing materials to bring the customers to you. Business Job Skills Learning and Development advertising content content marketing content marketing strategy Facebook Google Instagram like LinkedIn marketing marketing strategy pinterest share Social Media social media strategy tumblr Twitter wordpressOnce a novelty niche in the marketing arena, content marketing is now its own branding powerhouse.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities


is an incisive article by @Josh_Bersin on the way Gen Y views the world of work, leadership, career progression and learning. LinkedIn has tied up with Coursera to facilitate direct publication of these certificates to one’s profile. Here’s an article on the 12 Success Factors of a CU published in the CLO magazine 10 years back but still relevant. The world has gotten complicated.

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