Using LinkedIn Effectively

Chris Brogan wrote up a great piece on LinkedIn, mentioned some books that could help (I’m on LinkedIn–Now What??? (Second Edition): A Guide to Getting the Most Out of LinkedIn, LinkedWorking: Generating Success on LinkedIn the Worlds Largest Professional Networking Website, etc.), and linked to other articles of his (e.g. Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You). Here’s a list of the bullet points from his article. The full article is here.

  • Status Update
  • Link in Your Blog and Slideshare
  • Join Some Groups
  • Answer Questions
  • Connect Frequently
  • But Recommend Only People You Can Vouch For
  • Schedule Some Time
  • Invite People