LinkedIn Group Improvements are Being Rolled Out!


As promised, LinkedIn is beginning to rollout the improvements they mentioned last week. What can you expect to see? Here are some details: From LinkedIn: “You’ll begin seeing notifications for social activities on your group posts, including likes, comments, and @mentions, and for membership activities, such as group invitations. These real-time alerts of groups’ activities … Continue reading LinkedIn Group Improvements are Being Rolled Out!

LinkedIn Groups “They’re ba-a-a-a-ck!”


“They’re ba-a-a-a-ck” was the catchphrase uttered by the late Heather O’Rourke in the movie “Poltergeist II”. So, what’s that got to do with LinkedIn Groups? “They’re ba-a-a-a-ck”, sort of! Yesterday at 11:16 PM CST I received an announcement from LinkedIn stating: “We’re currently working on making some changes to the LinkedIn Group experience….” They went … Continue reading LinkedIn Groups “They’re ba-a-a-a-ck!”

SEO for financial advisors – who needs it?


When you’re reading a newspaper, magazine, or online publication, what is it that prompts you to turn the page or click a link? Usually, it’s the headline. The headline contained something you were looking for, are interested in, or that made you think. Your LinkedIn Profile is no different! When potential customers view your LinkedIn … Continue reading SEO for financial advisors – who needs it?

Is LinkedIn for everybody?


Social media and leveraging social media is not a fad. It’s here to stay as evidenced by these growth projections from Cisco in their most recent Visual Networking Index (VNI) report. Cisco found that 58% of the global population will be Internet users by 2021, and that the average Internet user will generate 61GB of … Continue reading Is LinkedIn for everybody?

Comparing LinkedIn’s Free Account to Sales Navigator Or What Financial Advisors Taught Me About the New LinkedIn Interface (UI) This Week!


Another week in the field and another week of learning from a variety of Financial Advisors at the desk top. What’s top of mind with Financial Advisors this week? Sales Navigator, Sales Navigator, Sales Navigator! Did I mention Sales Navigator is top of mind? The catalyst of course for this heightened interest in Sales Navigator … Continue reading Comparing LinkedIn’s Free Account to Sales Navigator Or What Financial Advisors Taught Me About the New LinkedIn Interface (UI) This Week!