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Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account

Luis Suarez

Is that the main reason why I then went ahead and deleted my LinkedIn profile for good over a week ago? Will I survive as an independent trusted advisor on Social Business & Digital Transformation without having an active LinkedIn profile? He can also be contacted over in Twitter at  @elsua  or  Google Plus. . Silly me.

LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I do a lot of presentations where one of the topics is how to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. In most cases, I will ask for a show of hands: How many of you have a LinkedIn Account? How many of you actively use LinkedIn? can't remember how I could get things done without LinkedIn.

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Luis Suarez

Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’.

G+, Twitter and LinkedIn walk into a bar.

Mark Oehlert

tweeted it, G+''d it and "updated" on LinkedIn (what do we call that anyway?).I date, ut''s been retweeted twice, had one like on LinkedIn and over on G+, has sparked two conversations in two different communities with one now up to 22 comments. . but hey Twitter, still a couple more hours to go That was about 4 hours

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so.  Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Number converted to hires. Join us. Posting tweet.

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LinkedIn Facebook Twitter - Different Connection Style

Tony Karrer

As a result of my recent change in my Approach to LinkedIn Connections , I've actually met quite a few people who read my blog, but I don't believe had ever commented. They were comfortable connecting with me via LinkedIn and since it offers mutual value it was worth the effort. Both Twitter and Facebook really are my CANs and FANs.

Using Twitter to Build Support Among Latinos for the Affordable Care Act

Beth Kanter

We, too, are online, but the fiesta is at Twitter. Latino population, were on Twitter. million readers on the blog, Facebook and Twitter.

LinkedIn - Prospecting No - Conversation Yes

Tony Karrer

Serving Clients In terms of serving clients, I covered parts of Tool Set , specifically Work Skills Keeping Up , Better Memory , Information Radar , Processing Pages with Links , Networks and Learning Communities , Collaborate , and Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool. Let's compare that to LinkedIn. Are you running into X?

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-10

Jane Hart

How to use Twitter for social learning [link] # schoolnetsa11 #. RT @ LnDDave : NEW BLOG POST – What Exactly is a Twitter Chat? 28 creative ways teachers are using Twitter [link] # schoolnetsa11 #. Fast Company calls # shortmail “Twitter for Email!&# #. How Are People Really Using LinkedIn? Tweet.

Twitter Digest for 2011-06-08

Jane Hart

London still the top Twitter city in the world [link] #. Your LinkedIn Connections Turned into Tetris [link] via @ labnol <Have some fun with LinkedIn #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Another great article from @ janebozarth – she makes it so simple. Pre-reading at [link] #.

seeking and sense-making

Harold Jarche

share some things on LinkedIn but use it mostly to loosely connect with others. How do you make sense of your work?

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-20

Jane Hart

LinkedIn's road to IPO [link] #. See the emerging Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list after 150 contributions; YouTube is catching up on Twitter! Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. Social learning for collaborative work by @ hjarche [link] #. Productivity and efficiency [link] #. link] #. link]

Insights into the evolution of Klout’s algorithm

Ross Dawson

Still the vast majority are on social media, but it now includes measures such as LinkedIn (so call yourself as Director or CEO) and PageRank on the person’s Wikipedia page. We know that Twitter followers is not a very good indication of influence. Reputation Social media Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

Twitter Status

Tony Karrer

My twitter status just changed. Along the way, she convinced me that Twitter was something that I should stop resisting. She did this by sending a tweet out that asked how Twitter helped people with their personal learning. The world is my network with Twitter! See her page: mlearn2007 by others and mlearn2007 my notes.

and what do you do?

Harold Jarche

On Twitter, my current profile says: alternative business consultant & “a keen subversive of the last century’s management and education models”.

eLearning Learning Adds Personalized Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

The system then uses social signals such as those coming from Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, delicious as well as clicks and views.

I Unfriended You On Facebook. Are We Still Friends?

Dan Pontefract

LinkedIn caused havoc as well. If you clearly should have been a LinkedIn only acquaintance, I’m looking forward to seeing you over there.

Twitter and Webinars

Tony Karrer

Many of the participants are Twitter users who are becoming used to chatting via twitter. have a chat stream happening and there's one going on via twitter. Twitter Chat Annoying? Actually, before I go any farther, I've got to ask: Doesn't anyone else find the use of Twitter as a true Chat Channel a bit annoying?

sense-making with social media

Harold Jarche

LinkedIn is a useful professional tool. For example, I use Twitter for quick generation and broad sharing. Generation. Elaboration.

Twitter and the law of the few

Harold Jarche

Let’s look at some specific behaviours on Twitter. think Twitter is one of the best free competitive intelligence tools on the web.

Social Net-Work-Life Balance

Dan Pontefract

Mutual Twitter entries (both sides following one another) were also reflected, and used to collapse the N value. Alright, what have I observed?

Learning is Connecting

Harold Jarche

Here are last year’s top 10 : Twitter: Social network and micro-blogging site. Learning is happening on every social media platform.

Friday’s favourites

Harold Jarche

With Twitter, I use the ‘favourite’ function (star) to mark any tweets I wish to review for later. Twitter can be one small part of this.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

Twitter is a go-to. I am pointed to many serendipitously interesting things, and of course I point to things as well. The learning chats I participate in are another way twitter helps. The articles in LinkedIn are occasionally of interest too, and it’s always an education to see who wants to link ;).

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Social Media Policy?

Clark Quinn

Twitter, of course, is where I follow folks of interest professionally, personally, or even politically. And I use IFTTT to send blog announcements to Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. I’m not a big user of Google Plus, but if IFTTT did have that as a recipe, I would post there too. Let’s do this by platform. right).

Open as in commons, not garden

Harold Jarche

The latter was an interesting experience, as I saw how much more controlling and channelling LinkedIn was with new users than when I first joined.

The state of influence today: increasing marketing budgets and greater influencer professionalism

Ross Dawson

Brands are primarily relying on measures such as Facebook likes, Twitter follows, and pageviews. Source : Technorati Digital Influence Report.

Owning our data

Harold Jarche

Twitter, LinkedIn, Google) where we give away our data. Who will own it and who will control it? “In real life, things go wrong.

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2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Twitter: I am pointed to many amazing and interesting things via Twitter. LinkedIn: I share thoughts there and track a few of the groups (not as thoroughly as I wish, of course). 99.99% of the time) provides me with links that give me the answer i need. Which isn’t a surprise, but reinforces just how social learning is!

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Social maps

Jay Cross

Tweetsmap plots your Twitter followers on a map of the world: Do it. It’s a pity I rarely use LinkedIn. It only takes a minute.

My Top Tools 2014

Harold Jarche

SEEK. 2 (2): Twitter: Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network.

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20 ways to prepare yourself for modern workplace learning

Jane Hart

Listed below (in the right hand column) are 20 things that you, as a learning professional, will need to have done  PERSONALLY in order to be adequately prepared to support new approaches to workplace learning in your organisation PROFESSIONALLY (as shown on the right-hand side). How many can you check off? Click here for more information.

Finding the time for networked learning

Harold Jarche

Social networks like Twitter or LinkedIn let you find the right people faster. Contact customers, partners or colleagues.

Twitter VLE Conversation - Best of eLearning Last Week

Tony Karrer

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines , April 23, 2009 Twitter As a Learning Tool. In case you missed any of these great posts last week - here's a recap of what the top stuff was from eLearning Learning. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Really. Browse eLearning Content

Old dogs, new tricks

Harold Jarche

But merely having a LinkedIn profile does not make you a networked professional. – Euan Semple. SocialBusiness SocialLearning

Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth Kanter

For example,   LinkedIn Inmaps will automatically create a color coded map of your network. The notes are here. What surprises you? Gender.

Keep your social media in perpetual Beta

Harold Jarche

Twitter is where you can feel the pulse of the action and are able to follow the most conversations. LinkedIn is just a place where I hang my hat. Tweet When I started blogging, it was one of the few options to share ideas on the Net. After blogs, the next big phenomena were social networks. It depends, says the consultant in me.

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What Makes a MOOC Massive?

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Responding to a LinkedIn Discussion. Different people discuss different topics in different places (Twitter, Google Groups, Facebook, whatever) as they wish. When people ask me what makes a MOOC 'massive' I respond in terms of the *capacity* of the MOOC rather than any absolute numbers. Otherwise, 'Adventure Planet' is a MOOC.

Emergent Value

Harold Jarche

Tweet A certain amount of hierarchy is necessary to get work done. Networks route around hierarchy. complexity Work

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Social tools and the filter problem

Euen Semple

I just saw someone comment that "Twitter would be improved by better list functionality". For years my only experience of Twitter has been through a list of about a hundred people who I trust to add more signal than noise. We are then faced with the problem of classification. The people I follow aren''t one dimensional.

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