LinkedIn Company Pages

Using LinkedIn as a jobseeker Company Pages on LinkedIn contain at least three sources of information that are invaluable to the jobseeker and not easily found elsewhere: 1. Who else is following the organization. It is important to know: Whose radar screens have they pinged on? What does this reveal about their reach? How do they connect …

LinkedIn as an interaction with your ideal reader

You can’t really know who you might be talking to on LinkedIn. However, because you can’t really write anything without knowing who it is that you are writing for, what we sociolinguists think of in terms of Audience Design, you will need to make a decision about audience for your profile. Pick one! Choose an …

Your LinkedIn tagline

Your LinkedIn tagline is precious real estate. The beginnings of things are very important, and here is no exception. With your tagline, you position yourself – As Harre (2010) states in his work on positioning: “one can position oneself or be positioned as e.g. powerful or powerless, confident or apologetic, dominant or submissive, definative or …