LinkedIn introduced Skills and Expertise back in July of last year (July 2011). I remember wondering how they would differentiate it from the Specialties section that appears immediately below the Summary section. No one seemed to use the Specialties section the same way. Some people
Today I was optimizing a LinkedIn profile for a recruiter and I stumbled upon a NEW FIELD! The education section has a new field called, GRADE! Yes, LinkedIn now allows you to enter your grade for the school you attended. It's actually a rather odd field. It says grade, not GPA. In my
I receive such lovely LinkedIn emails from people asking for my advice and help regarding LinkedIn. Sometimes, if the LinkedIn question has broad appeal, I'll post it here for everyone to share in the information I provide. Most of the time, I simply reply privately. Today, a nice fel
This afternoon while I was optimizing the LinkedIn Profile of a Philadelphia-based Project Manager, I noticed a NEW FIELD in the Experience section of LinkedIn! LinkedIn NOW gives you the ability to add a location to your experience. When you start typing within this new Location fiel
Here's an amazing infographic that explains the service LinkedIn is providing… and how successful they've been. Can you believe LinkedIn has 100 MILLION users! There are 2 BILLION people searches being performed on LinkedIn! Knowing this, having a strong LinkedIn profile seems like
If you've been here before you may have noticed we changed things around! We decided it was time for a change and so we just completed a makeover on our very own LinkedIn Makeover site! We hope you like it!