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How to Import Contacts from Outlook into LinkedIn

Microsoft Outlook is one of the most popular e-mail programs. These steps show you how to import your Microsoft Outlook contacts list into LinkedIn. To do so, follow these steps: [more…]

LinkedIn: How to Create a Contacts Export File

There will probably come a time when you need your LinkedIn contacts to help you in other arenas if you want to be successful in your job search. First, you need to generate your exported file of contacts [more…]

How to Create a LinkedIn E-Mail Signature

One of the best ways to communicate your presence on LinkedIn is to add your LinkedIn profile to your e-mail signature, if you've created one. Every time you send an e-mail, you can have text appear automatically [more…]

10 LinkedIn Do's and Don'ts

Social networking is takes lots of work, time and effort. Here are ten essential do’s and don’ts to help you build LinkedIn relationships and get the most value out of your time. [more…]

10 LinkedIn Resources

As you continue building your LinkedIn presence, you might want to take advantage of additional websites that keep you up to date on new features and possibilities on LinkedIn. These sites explore common [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn with Google News Alerts

LinkedIn + Google News Alerts = Better-informed communication. This tip came from Liz Ryan, a workplace expert, author, and speaker, as one of her top ten ways of using LinkedIn. It has to do with using [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn Updates and RSS Feeds

LinkedIn Updates + RSS feeds = Searchable information. Millions of people are updating, communicating, and broadcasting through their LinkedIn updates, and sometimes you may want one thread containing [more…]

How to Use LinkedIn with the Xobni E-Mail Plug-In

LinkedIn + Xobni e-mail plug-in = More precise sender information. If you use Microsoft Outlook or Google’s Gmail for your e-mail and you’re constantly being deluged with e-mail from people you don’t remember [more…]

LinkedIn Costs and Benefits

Signing up for LinkedIn is free, and many functions are open to all account holders, so you can take advantage of most of the opportunities that LinkedIn offers. You can pay a monthly fee for a premium [more…]

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