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2. Vet a group before you join
With hundreds of thousands of LinkedIn Groups to choose from, it's a good idea to know which ones are best suited for you before you decide to join them. When you find a group that looks promising, click the More tab below the group's name and select Group Statistics.
This is where you can learn details about the group's demographics, such as the breakdown of the group members' seniority, where they're located, the industries they're in, and more. You can also see how active the group members are and browse the group's growth.
Social is a Business ImperativeThe use of social media for a host of business purposes is rising. Indeed, social is quickly moving from cutting edge to business basic. Organizations that have so far ignored social - either because they thought it was a passing fad or just didnít have the resources to properly evaluate potential use cases and products - must start giving it serious consideration.
Social is a Business ImperativeSocial media is critical in the age of digital business. How can IT help? First, work with the marketing team to set up social networking programs on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, at minimum. Then work to put social media sentiment analytics in place to measure success.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.