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TLBurriss01
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6/19/2014 | 9:35:28 PM
Great Article Kristin
Too many people either don't understand the value of LinkedIn or think it's only a job search tool. I am fortunate that I discovered it's far more than that and when used properly, it creates lots of value for me and my network.

 

Thanks for a good article.

 

Teddy
Kristin Burnham
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6/17/2014 | 9:16:41 PM
Re: Evernote is apparently not friendly for Android
You're right -- no love for Android in this release. Coming soon, though. 
jcutting973
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6/17/2014 | 1:26:33 AM
Evernote is apparently not friendly for Android
Too bad Evernote has no option for Android users to capture business cards. In fact, they pretty much just ignore Android.
Kristin Burnham
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6/16/2014 | 3:26:06 PM
Re: Use these LinkedIn tips
That's one of those features that is probably most useful to people who are actively job searching -- it could serve as a good indicator as to whether people are noticing you (which, in turn, could indicate whether or not you have the right keywords in your profile, etc.).
Charlie Babcock
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6/16/2014 | 2:33:27 PM
Use these LinkedIn tips
This is a nice roundup of the new features and how to benefit by using them in LinkedIn, Kristin. (Not sure I want to know how my profile has fared versus friends, associates.)
Kristin Burnham
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6/16/2014 | 9:55:06 AM
Re: Touchy situation
There's a quick fix for that: To turn off your LinkedIn activity broadcasts, go to your Privacy & Settings page. Click "Turn on/off your activity broadcasts." Find this option in the Profile tab at the bottom. Then uncheck the box.
Lorna Garey
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6/16/2014 | 9:03:26 AM
Touchy situation
Kristin, seems like some of these settings & tactics could tip off a current employer that you're looking for a new job. Do you hear about employers trolling their employees' LI profiles to see who might be on the hunt?


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