Category Archives: LinkedIn

Like your job? Then be careful what you “Like”

On Thursday, BuzzFeed News reported on two Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials that had apparently “Liked” stories posted on LinkedIn attempting to tie Rep. Ilhan Omar with unfounded accusations. One of the officials, Leslie Derewonko, a Homeland Security Investigations … Continue reading

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Is Facebook Becoming the New LinkedIn?

Maybe not quite.  But they’re certainly heading in the right direction. Just last year, Facebook provided users in the U.S. and Canada the ability to search for, and apply to jobs on their site.  Now, they’re expanding to make this … Continue reading

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LinkedIn May Provide Clues for Creating A Better Personnel System

  As a human resources manager, hiring the right people and decreasing the turnover rate were the top two priorities. In order to have the whole picture, not only the internal information is needed, the current states in the job … Continue reading

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Social Media trumps the personal website

A few years ago I decided to set up a professional website on which I could share content such as my resume and other information; I later transitioned that site to a personal one in which I could share photos, … Continue reading

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The End of Linkedin?

It is astonishing to notice that LinkedIn experienced a 44% 1-day decline on the fifth of February. Moreover, the recently P/E (price/earnings) and EPS (earning per share) are both negative, leading to a big concern to the customers. Although it … Continue reading

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It’s a Small World After All

It’s a world of laughter, a world of tears It’s a world of hopes and a world of fears There’s so much that we share that it’s time we’re aware It’s a small world after all – R. M. Sherman … Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s First Mayor of Social Media

Jim Kenney may have just been elected Philadelphia’s 99th Mayor but he wasted no time in hiring Stephanie Waters as the first digital director in city history.  This decision was probably not up for debate given his history of tweets … Continue reading

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