May
19

Find Alumni on LinkedIn

Do you smell that? The Class of 2016 is graduating; accomplishment, success, hope and anxiety are in the air. We’ve been posting quite a bit on how our upcoming graduates can use LinkedIn to search for and develop new opportunities. Were you aware that there is a “Find Alumni” function in LinkedIn? This function allows […]

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May
17

Graduation Wisdom: If I Could Go Back

posted on May 17th, 2016 by Colleen McKenna in General,Job Seekers,Your Network with 0 Comments

As graduation is upon us, we wanted to revive this post; complete with thoughts, reflections, wisdom and advice to upcoming graduates on the opportunity and challenges that are ahead.    (Originally posted on June 12, 2014) My oldest daughter, Sydney, is 22 and just a few days ago we had the honor of watching her […]

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May
12

LinkedIn Considerations After a Name Change

posted on May 12th, 2016 by Lindsey Stemann in Quick Tips | How-To's with 0 Comments

1.Edit Your Profile A client recently got married and reached out to me to ask about the protocol for updating her last name on LinkedIn from her maiden/former name to her married/new name. It is a valid question and one that I had to work through too back in 2012 when I got hitched. Let’s walk through […]

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May
10

Class of 2016: 16 Ways to Impress on LinkedIn

posted on May 10th, 2016 by Sydney Slavin in Career,General,Job Seekers,Profile Development,Strategy with 0 Comments

Class of 2016, your professional journey is soon to begin and your LinkedIn profile is the starting place for your professional story; who you are, what makes you you, and how the skills and knowledge you have acquired from experience and school furthers your passion. For some young professionals, LinkedIn may not be a high […]

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May
05

Responding to a Personalized LinkedIn Connection Request

posted on May 5th, 2016 by Sydney Slavin in General,Quick Tips | How-To's,Strategy,Your Network with 0 Comments

1.Let’s Connect Through multiple outreach initiatives, I have found that in addition to falling prey to the “Press enter to send” feature, many people do not know how to respond to a personalized connection request. We highly recommend sending personalized connection requests. While simply clicking “Connect” is easy and fast, adding one or two personalized […]

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May
03

4 Misses with LinkedIn’s New Recruiter

posted on May 3rd, 2016 by Erin Miller in LinkedIn Tools | Apps,Recruiting | Hiring with 0 Comments

For those with a LinkedIn Recruiter subscription, you may have recently noticed some changes and updates. (If you haven’t yet received the update, it’s coming your way. LinkedIn plans on completely rolling out updates within the next month). At Intero, we have the Corporate Recruiter subscription and noticed earlier this week that we now have […]

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Apr
28

LinkedIn Messaging: Press Enter to Send

posted on April 28th, 2016 by Sydney Slavin in General,LinkedIn Tools | Apps,Quick Tips | How-To's with 0 Comments

1.Press Enter to Send Through recent outreach initiatives here at Intero, I have noticed more and more people falling prey to a common challenge with the new LinkedIn Inbox:  The “press enter to send” function. When this box is checked in the Inbox, I have seen professional messages being chopped into multiple chat bubbles. In […]

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Apr
26

LinkedIn Students – 6 Reasons to Download the New App

posted on April 26th, 2016 by Sydney Slavin in Career,Job Seekers,LinkedIn Tools | Apps with 0 Comments

Ah, it is that time of year when the weather becomes consistently warm, flowers are blooming, soon-to-be college graduates are finishing their theses, frantically searching for a post-college job, anxiously awaiting their start in the real-world, and wondering how many times they will be asked, “What are you going to do once you graduate?” If […]

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