LinkedIn’s Worst Content

The Whiteboard

I was speaking with my faux-scouser colleague Scott Burnett yesterday about the pitfalls of sharing content on LinkedIn. Given the dearth of talent, you may have noticed a number of his “creative” LinkedIn posts designed to grab your attention for roles he’s recruiting.

Are You One of LinkedIn’s Most Predictable Recruiters?

Social Talent

LinkedIn has scoured the millions of user profiles on their site to create a list of the qualities that all the boring, lazy recruiters choose. These are the top 10 buzzwords that recruiters use when crafting their LinkedIn profiles: 1. The Ninja's JUMBO Guide to LinkedIn (Part One).

How to Double Your LinkedIn Connections (Infographic)

Social Talent

Although having a super-network of connections on LinkedIn doesn’t necessarily mean that you’re a rockstar recruiter, it certainly doesn’t hurt when you’re trying to get your content in front of as many eyes as possible!

The LinkedIn Apocalypse

ERE SourceCon

The opening scene, imagine that playing as we see the mighty LinkedIn crushing Chrome extension after Chrome extension in their path. Chrome LinkedIn Social Networking Source the Web Sourcing Talent Acquisition Featured

Employer Branding: Using Social Media to Boost your Brand

Speaker: Audra Knight, Recruitment Operations Manager, Tenable

Linkedin Loses – But Who Wins?  

Recruiting Daily

On Monday, September 9, Microsoft’s LinkedIn lost in federal appeals court. This move marks what’s sure to be the next phase in an already drawn-out legal battle between LinkedIn and the San Francisco-based […].

LinkedIn Updates Unveil Some Slick New Features

Social Talent

LinkedIn have received a fair share of backlash in the past few months. However, LinkedIn now seem to have done a U-turn, giving in to the pressure and bringing back some new and improved features of their own. Job Searches On LinkedIn Mobile.

LinkedIn Updates EVERY Recruiter Needs to Know (Part One)

Social Talent

Yes, today we’re taking a look back over the first half of the year and giving you all the information you really need to know about some of LinkedIn’s most important product and feature updates of 2016. “Next Generation” LinkedIn Recruiter.

What if LinkedIn Disappeared?

ERE SourceCon

If LinkedIn disappeared tomorrow, depending on the day, it honestly might take me a few hours to notice. Not to diminish LinkedIn as one of the number one platforms to source from, but it’s just one of many tools sourcers use, and not always the best one for a given job.

Content Search on LinkedIn

ERE SourceCon

Not many LinkedIn users are aware of this functionality, but this is a great way to discover if anyone has mentioned your name, your project, has shared your articles and any related comments they are adding on LinkedIn. LinkedIn Recruiting & Sourcing Types Social Networking Social Sourcing & Recruiting Source the Web Sourcing Sourcing Function Talent Acquisition Featured

How Recruiters Can Create a Predictable Candidate Pipeline

sent on LinkedIn to get a. How Recruiters Can. Create a Predictable. Candidate Pipeline Every organization has two critical pipelines that fuel the. success of its business. The first, and probably most well. known to the masses, is the sales pipeline, which is so.

LinkedIn Groups’ Long-overdue Update

ERE

LinkedIn Groups have always felt like an afterthought. LinkedIn FeaturedThey’re sort of like the guest room that gets a lot of initial attention, but sits there collecting dust because so few people come to visit.

Groups 120

Leverage your LinkedIn Profile for your Career

RecruitmentJuice

Are you wondering why your LinkedIn profile did not help you in furthering your career goals so far? Do you have a LinkedIn profile which is incomplete? The post Leverage your LinkedIn Profile for your Career appeared first on Recruitment Juice.

LinkedIn Hack: How to Convert Your Profile Views into Candidates

Social Talent

Be honest – you love to see who’s looking at your Linkedin profile, don’t you? However, if you’re a recruiter, there’s far more that you can do with discovering who is viewing your LinkedIn profile (besides feeling smug for being so popular, obviously.).

Utilizing Your Preexisting LinkedIn Database

ERE SourceCon

You probably hop on LinkedIn Recruiter or Indeed and start a new search. I bet you aren’t searching your first-degree connections on LinkedIn, though. You can send them a free InMail or send them something over LinkedIn Messaging that shows up just like a Facebook message. A new req opens, and you need to find people. Where do you go first? Why not? You are already connected to these people. You have their email. You sometimes have their phone number.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

engineering position using job boards like LinkedIn, Indeed and Glassdoor. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

10 LinkedIn Groups Every Recruiter Should Join

Social Talent

LinkedIn is the most used social network platform by recruiters as it’s a goldmine for sourcing hard-to-find talent. However, one of the features not used enough by recruiters are LinkedIn Groups! So those are our 10 favourite LinkedIn Groups for recruiters.

Groups 145

How to: Find Top Talent on LinkedIn (Infographic)

Social Talent

How do you use LinkedIn to search for candidates? For many recruiters LinkedIn is their go to resource for finding top talent to fill their roles, but we can guarantee that the way you search will be different from your colleague and completely different from a recruiter in another country.

Giving LinkedIn Premium a Side Step

The Whiteboard

Hands up if you have still managed to resist the need to pay for Premium LinkedIn products? I wouldn’t expect many hands, in this day and age of commercialised, share market floated, LinkedIn. Give LinkedIn Premium a try…” Ooooh LinkedIn you tease !

The Recruiter’s Guide to LinkedIn Publishing and Pulse

Social Talent

If you are a frequent user of LinkedIn, you will have probably come across the LinkedIn Publishing Platform and the Pulse product. LinkedIn’s Publishing Platform enables members to share content (think blog posts) with their professional connections.

Hard to Hire: Third-Party Recruiting & the State of Talent Acquisition Report

INCLUDING LINKEDIN)70 % AD PLACEMENT. LINKEDIN) POST OUT. RECRUITER ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM HARD TO HIRE: 2018 THIRD-PARTY RECRUITING &. THE STATE OF TALENT ACQUISITION SURVEY / 2 /. WHAT’S IN THIS REPORT?

Top Misspellings in Current LinkedIn Job Titles

Social Talent

But did you know that a misspelling on your LinkedIn profile can be twice as damaging to your hire-ability as well as your credibility? Your LinkedIn Professional Headline is the most visible part of your profile. Top Misspellings in Current LinkedIn Job Titles.

The LinkedIn Inspirational Meme Pandemic

The Whiteboard

As recruiters, a fair proportion of our lives is spent staring at the familiar blue and grey screen of LinkedIn. Once upon a time, LinkedIn was a platform to connect with past colleagues, headhunt candidates, map competitors, and share the occasional relevant job.

Become The Most Popular Recruiter on LinkedIn

Social Talent

How to Build and Nurture a Following on LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a recruiter’s bread and butter. Make sure you can be easily found on LinkedIn. LinkedIn members who participate in groups have more profile views than those who don’t.

Targeting Locations to Search on LinkedIn

ERE SourceCon

Have you ever wondered what all the cities and states are on LinkedIn that are hidden gems? As we have all come to know LinkedIn doesn’t always play nice on the playground and certainly does not make it easy for someone to be able to find that information in a quick and streamlined manner. (I

Are LinkedIn and Facebook Merging?

The Whiteboard

A lot of phone calls and even more LinkedIn messages. But the new LinkedIn messaging centre hasn’t helped things. But then I realised that many, many recruiters behave in exactly the same way, but just on LinkedIn instead of Facebook.

Finding Female Engineers on LinkedIn

ERE SourceCon

Diversity LinkedIn Niche Searches Outsourcing Recruiting & Sourcing Types Social Networking Sourcing STEM Searches Talent Acquisition Twitter FeaturedShout out to Jim Stroud for sparking this bit of creativity.

How To Network With Recruiters On LinkedIn

Recruiting in Yoga Pants

On average, I receive anywhere from 10-50 LinkedIn connection requests a week. Many of them even go so far as to post "We're Hiring" in their LinkedIn headline! You can learn more about me here (linkedin profile, personal blog, link to resume, WHATEVER). candidates LinkedIn advice communication networkingWhile many are just "want to connect" messages, a WHOLE LOT are asking for my help or advice on how to get a job with my company.

Microsoft Closes LinkedIn Buy; LinkedIn’s CEO Drops Hints at What’s to Come

ERE

Microsoft and LinkedIn officially sealed the deal Wednesday morning, closing its $26.2 LinkedIn Featuredbillion acquisition. The official status comes almost after news first broke of the acquisition.

20 LinkedIn Do’s and Don’ts For Business (Infographic)

Social Talent

You should know by now how to build the perfect LinkedIn profile – but do you know how to operate as a business on the site? Have any other tips or advice for LinkedIn company success? Infographic LinkedIn Social Media infographic linkedin company page LinkedIn Tips

The Ultimate LinkedIn Cheat Sheet (Infographic)

Social Talent

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to update your LinkedIn profile! The post The Ultimate LinkedIn Cheat Sheet (Infographic) appeared first on Social Talent. Infographic LinkedIn Social Media all star linkedin profile linkedin profile LinkedIn Tips linkedin top tips

Nymeria Shuts Down After LinkedIn Cease and Desist Letter

ERE SourceCon

The service that touted itself as the “best email finder for LinkedIn and GitHub” is no more. In light of a cease and desist letter from LinkedIn, Nymeria, probably best known for its Chrome extension, used by thousands and rated a 4.7

How To Optimise Your LinkedIn Company Page

Social Talent

Best Practice For Your LinkedIn Company Page. But do you know how to optimise your LinkedIn company page so it’s easily found? Taking the time to cultivate a really strong LinkedIn company page will benefit your branding in the long run.

8 Mistakes to Avoid in Your LinkedIn Profile Photo (Infographic)

Social Talent

So it’s worth getting your LinkedIn profile photo (and any other social profile photo for that matter) right the first time. Top Takeaways: Your LinkedIn profile is 11 times more likely to be viewed if it includes a profile photo. LinkedIn is a professional network, so look smart.

How Make a Standout LinkedIn Profile

Undercover Recruiter

The increasing popularity of LinkedIn has made it an indispensable tool for recruitment. Anyone looking for a job should know that one of the first things a potential employer will do is to look the person up on LinkedIn. Recruiting CV Tips fundera LinkedIn Meredith Wood Profile

Linkbook: The Linkedin Evolution

ERE

By now most LinkedIn users have likely noticed that the network is becoming more like Facebook. When LinkedIn started, it was an invitation-only social network. Posts were limited to LinkedIn Groups. Facebook LinkedIn Featured