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

Key Takeaways from the LinkedIn 2019 Workplace Learning Report

Origin Learning

The third annual Workplace Learning Report from LinkedIn is here. Key findings from the Workplace Learning Report from the LinkedIn report are listed below: Spending on L&D is increasing, and budgets are growing for employee development. L&D teams globally are looking for effective training solutions that can up-skill employees and prepare them to do their work efficiently. General Workplace Learning eLearning LinkedIn Report Training WorkplaceLearning

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LinkedIn State of Sales 2020: Navigating change and selling virtually

Cloudshare

LinkedIn recently released the U.S. It was also supported by timely additional research; two surveys of sales pros conducted during March-April that specifically assessed the effects of COVID-19 on sales and the industry. LinkedIn’s report says change is here to stay and we agree.

LinkedIn Connection Approach Rethought

Tony Karrer

If you read my blog much, you know that I use LinkedIn quite a bit to help me find experts and expertise. You can see how I do this in my posts/screencasts LinkedIn Searching for Experts and Expertise and LinkedIn Answers to Get Help. And, I sometimes wonder what I did before I had LinkedIn as a resource. When I do a group search, the same effect is there about only being able to tap into 2nd degree. That's what LinkedIn tells you.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

At LinkedIn, for example, the L&D team gathered success stories from across the. LinkedIn Learning (2017), ‘How to Overcome Top Challenges to Advance your Learning Culture’ 3 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. and is displayed in the most effective way possible.

Docebo Joins LinkedIn Learning’s Integration Partner Program

Docebo

Docebo Enhances Learner Autonomy With LinkedIn Learning Integration. As part of Docebo’s dedication to continuous innovation, we’re excited to announce that we’ve joined forces with LinkedIn Learning ’s Integration Partner Program , which provides organizations with access to LinkedIn Learning content directly through their Docebo learning platform to improve user experience across all stakeholders in the corporate learning chain.

Why I left Linkedin

Saffron Interactive

A couple of months back I made the decision to delete my LinkedIn profile, a decision greeted with incredulity from all quarters. By “one”, Tom was referring to LinkedIn’s classification as a “social media” platform, lumped in with Facebook, Twitter, Yammer, MySpace, Bebo, Friendster and the rest. What sets LinkedIn apart is that it’s considered to be the professional network; a platform you can use to build your career, not your social life.

LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I do a lot of presentations where one of the topics is how to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. In most cases, I will ask for a show of hands: How many of you have a LinkedIn Account? How many of you actively use LinkedIn? How many of you get really high value from LinkedIn? - Now down to 2-5% I am continually surprised by this result ( Getting Value from LinkedIn ).

5 Ways to Make Your Business Stand Out on LinkedIn

OpenSesame

According to this year’s 2015 Content Marketing Institute (CMI) Report , LinkedIn is not only the most used form of social media for B2B marketing but is also rated as the most effective social media platform. In an age of social media overload, it is easy to get lost in the mix so we’ve put together 5 quick tips to make your business stand out on LinkedIn: Add Video Content. Join & Participate in LinkedIn Communities.

"Online trainings not so successful" - lively debate on LinkedIn

Lars is Learning

Apparently, the log might be the most effective learning technology ever invented. There is a discussion in the group Learning, Education and Training Professionals Group on Linkedin which appears to have taken on a life of its own. Tags: education linkedin transfer of learning learning design Read on to find out why. With nearly 600 posts, it represents an interesting cross section of what can be quite polarised views on the success (or otherwise) of.

Audience Take-aways From LinkedIn Training

eLearning Cyclops

Several weeks back I held my last online professional networking class, which focused on using LinkedIn. And due to the bank acquisition and upcoming lay-offs, it had a very strong focus on using LinkedIn as a tool for employment networking. The class did teach many skills I will not be able to view via their profiles such as writing an effective introduction, searching for business or employment opportunities, actively participating in groups, using LinkedIn as a CRM tool etc.

Myopic Vision Limits Training Effectiveness

Living in Learning

Continuous Learning Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Sustained Capability learning ecosystem learning environment LinkedIn new classroom new training paradigm sustained capability training vision work contextI fear the L&D function.or Training.if you choose by another name, are locked into a paralysis of tradition. Tradition yields comfort and familiarity.

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.

LinkedIn - Prospecting No - Conversation Yes

Tony Karrer

I went through examples similar to LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers to show the basics of how LinkedIn works. I also discussed being more or less open as a LinkedIn Networker: My LinkedIn Open Connection Approach. The earlier presenter had talked about LinkedIn and someone in the audience asked for a show of hands for people who have got business through LinkedIn. Let's compare that to LinkedIn.

Frustratingly Effective Learning

Association eLearning

In short, effective learning usually isn’t “the quick and easy path.”. How to Tell Frustratingly Effective eLearning from Bad eLearning. At the end of the day, distinguishing frustratingly effective courses from downright bad ones is a useful skill. Share this on LinkedIn. I worked on a particular course that had it all: pre-work, an individual practice activity, and then a live event assignment that drew on the earlier pieces.

Effective Performance Management Systems

Gameffective

Effective performance management. This process isn’t effective; annual goals become stale quickly, and retroactive reviews leaves little room for employees to course-correct. 5 Keys to Effective Performance Management. . This is why many leading companies, including Google, LinkedIn, Intel and others, have transformed their goal-setting by successfully adopting the OKR (Objectives and Key Results) technique.

Measuring the Effectiveness of Gamification

Your Training Edge

If you are a member of LinkedIn and have strived to achieve a level of completeness on your profile… you have been gamified! But how are we actually able to measure the effectiveness of gamification? And it’s not just engagement — gamification’s revenue effects are equally astounding. And one unfortunate side-effect of outcomes-thinking, I should add, is the teaching-to-the-test that now corrupts primary and high schools).”

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

When you really want to understand the impact of social media on education, you need to consider both positive and adverse effects. To understand the effects of social networking on students, you also need to consider the long-term effects of social media exposure. Both effects will count either positive or negative to analyse the impacts of social media on students. For more clarification, dig these effects in deep to analyse the impacts effectively.

The Green Screen Effect – TechSmith Tips

TechSmith Camtasia

This week, we will show you how to pull off the Green Screen Effect. The green screen effect is a post-production technique for compositing (layering) two images or video streams together based on color hues ( chroma range). Lighting is the most important aspect of pulling off the green screen effect. For this example, we are using Camtasia to pull off the green screen effect. The post The Green Screen Effect – TechSmith Tips appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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

Raptivity

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?

3 ways learning has become core to the new world of work

CLO Magazine

Data from LinkedIn shows that employees spent 150 percent more time learning from March to May compared with December to February. To understand how learning is helping the workforce navigate the new world of work, LinkedIn Learning surveyed 900 L&D pros and 3,000 learners. Data shows rising burnout across the globe , and 10 times as many learners have watched LinkedIn Learning courses in April on mindfulness and stress management compared with February.

Effective Performance Management Systems

Gameffective

Effective performance management. This process isn’t effective; annual goals become stale quickly, and retroactive reviews leaves little room for employees to course-correct. The following 5 elements that any modern PMS must feature: 5 Keys to Effective Performance Management. This is why many leading companies, including Google, LinkedIn, Intel and others, have transformed their goal-setting by successfully adopting the OKR (Objectives and Key Results) technique.

Maximize Your Learning Platform’s Potential With These Integrations

Docebo

For a deeper insight into the effectiveness of your learning activities , integrating ready-to-use surveys and reports into your learning platform gives you detailed information on how your learning materials are performing, where to improve, and how to gauge ROI from your activities. Let’s get something clear – great cloud-based software doesn’t operate in a silo – and your learning platform ( LMS + Social Learning ) is no exception.

How Social Media is Effective for E-Learning

Your Training Edge

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google Plus are among the social media platforms that almost everyone accesses today. Twitter is an effective tool to get feedback from. We cannot deny how social media has become a part of our daily lives, how it has influenced us and how it has connected us to the rest of the world.

The Radicalization of Sales Training Starts @ the Edges

Living in Learning

Sales Training LinkedIn Sales Effectiveness Training ImpactReflecting on this choice of title, I can imagine some rather extreme images springing forth in the minds of long-time sales training purists. I say this with confidence because the topic of facilitating learning at the edges of the ecosystem has freaked out both platform trainers and instructional design professionals before. Yeah, and yours truly was that source of disruption – and more than once.

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8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business. If you have a following on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or other platforms, you already know that your followers like you, but it’s likely that not all of them receive your newsletters. Interactive content is effective at converting visitors, and it’ll give your brand more exposure.

Effective Interface Designs for eLearning

Association eLearning

Caitlin is a graduate of the University of Florida, where she focused on the effect of viral and social media in online learning. Effective Interface Designs for eLearning - February 25, 2013. Share this on LinkedIn. If you read the previous blog, Creating Your First eLearning Course , you are already on your way to being an instructional design maven. Congratulations!

Pressure, Linkedin, Communities, Twitter, & Impromptu Learning

Big Dog, Little Dog

LinkedIn traffic grows - cnet. Market researcher ComScore reported that LinkedIn's unique visitors rose to 7.7 And not only are more people visiting LinkedIn, but they're hanging around longer as well. And there's a very interesting effect and a realization (aha moment) I've had about all of this that I describe near the bottom. How to Avoid Choking under Pressure - Scientific American.

Effective Training Visuals—Reduce Realism

OpenSesame

This is the third in a series of blog posts intended to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering the effectiveness of the visuals they include. The silhouetted human figure, gears, and mangled arm convey this hazard effectively. You can keep up with Jeff at the Convergence Training blog or on LinkedIn , Google+, Twitter , and Facebook.

The Radicalization of Sales Training Starts @ the Edges

Living in Learning

Sales Training LinkedIn Sales Effectiveness Training ImpactReflecting on this choice of title, I can imagine some rather extreme images springing forth in the minds of long-time sales training purists. I say this with confidence because the topic of facilitating learning at the edges of the ecosystem has freaked out both platform trainers and instructional design professionals before. Yeah, and yours truly was that source of disruption – and more than once.

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Effective Training Visuals—Clarify Complexity

OpenSesame

Here’s the fifth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Coherent means it should make sense—providing both the cause and effect, for example. For example, the arrows in the image below effectively explain the motion of the parts within a pump and the motion of the fluid through the line and the pump itself.

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Several research giants like Bersin, Gartner, LinkedIn, and Forrester recommend it. A study released by LinkedIn in 2017 says: “80% of L&D pros agree that developing employees is top-of-mind for the executive team. Another report by CGS revealed that video-based learning is one of the top methods for effective learning. LinkedIn says that it is possible to retain 94% of your employees if you invest in their growth and career.

Using Bass Ackward Design for Performer Support

Living in Learning

Knowing what to do…and being equipped [supported] to effectively do what needs done. are the equivalent of comparing great training to the effective application of learning. Continuous Learning Performer Support ISD LinkedIn performance support performer support PS PSO We train the former.and we support the performer on the latter.

How to MOOC: Designing Effective MOOC Training Programs

Your Training Edge

How do we design effective training programs for such an eclectic creature? As Bill Cushard over at Mindflash points out , MOOCs (unlike training seminars) are perfect for exploiting the “spacing effect,” in which people learn better when content is repeated over a long time rather than crammed into a short time. Not only will learning be more effective, but these groups will foster teamwork and cooperation.

Planning an Effective Performance Evaluation for Your Employees

LearningZen

Planning an Effective Performance Evaluation for Your Employees. In fact, the LinkedIn Talent Blog reports that 69% of employees would make more of an effort at work if they felt recognized and appreciated. The post Planning an Effective Performance Evaluation for Your Employees appeared first on LearningZen. The workplace dynamic has changed significantly in the last decade.