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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? How many of you get really high value from LinkedIn? - Generally 50-70%.

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

Luis Suarez

Indeed, while re-reading through ‘ Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – And guess what’s happening in Twitter nowadays? Hallo?

G+, Twitter and LinkedIn walk into a bar.

Mark Oehlert

I 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 ago.to

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 ’.

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. Big thanks to all those who responded to my tweet for input into my # balawd session; it went very well #. link] #.

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.

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.

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?

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] #.

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. Big thanks to all those who responded to my tweet for input into my # balawd session; it went very well #. 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.

seeking and sense-making

Harold Jarche

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

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?

Twitter and the law of the few

Harold Jarche

Malcolm Gladwell’s The Tipping Point is a good lens through which to view Twitter users. It led to paid work.

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”.

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.

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. The learning chats I participate in are another way twitter helps. LinkedIn is a way to stay in touch with people, and in particular the L&D Revolution group is where I want to keep the dialog alive about the opportunity. It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!)

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Social Media Policy?

Clark Quinn

I determined that LinkedIn was where I should harbor professional connections, so I trimmed my Facebook connections down and offer most anyone connected to elearning to connect to me on LinkedIn. Twitter, of course, is where I follow folks of interest professionally, personally, or even politically. right). And do. Like this.

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. Influencer marketing is 0.6%

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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Social maps

Jay Cross

Tweetsmap plots your Twitter followers on a map of the world: Do it. I can’t figure out my LinkedIn stats. It only takes a minute.

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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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). Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). meta-learning technology

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My Top Tools 2014

Harold Jarche

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

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Twitter VLE Conversation - Best of eLearning Last Week

Tony Karrer

Twitter Cheat Sheet version 1.1 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. Really. Home , April 22, 2009 How to make e-learning work! Browse eLearning Content

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.

Old dogs, new tricks

Harold Jarche

A new LinkedIn profile, created the day someone needs to find work is like seeing a deer caught in the headlights. – Euan Semple.

20 ways to prepare yourself for modern workplace learning

Jane Hart

You have built a strong professional network of connections (aka PLN) on a social networts like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Google+, with whom you interact and learning form on a daily basis – and which you regularly review to ensure they bring you value. How many can you check off? Click here for more information. PERSONALLY.

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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Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth Kanter

The map can be of social media conversations, for example these network maps of Twitter conversations. The notes are here. What surprises you?

What have we learned so far?

Harold Jarche

If you follow more than X active people in blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, etc. Participant comments on adopting a PKM process. “I