• Surya Yalamanchili

    I’m excited to announce the “launch” of the Learning Center at learn.linkedin.com. Here you’ll find descriptions of different sections of the site, “how-to” tips, and user guides. I think my favorite page is the “What is LinkedIn?” page that features the video I blogged about a few days back. It’s the perfect page to send to those friends who are still struggling to grasp why you’re always raving about LinkedIn. A close…

  • Surya Yalamanchili

    How would you describe LinkedIn to a friend or family member? That’s exactly the question we wanted to answer when we started working with the fine folks at CommonCraft to make a video explaining LinkedIn. Yes, the same folks who brought you “Social Networking in Plain English”! Since our video is actually ready, I won’t bog down this post by reiterating what LinkedIn is and why I think it’s so great. I’ll just let you watch the video that explains simply what…

  • Surya Yalamanchili

    Ring in the new year by taking a few minutes to get the most from your professional network. Click on the tips below to make the changes now. The clock is ticking! 1. Add Job Details to Your Profile Just listing job titles doesn’t do you justice. Descriptions of roles, responsibilities, and accomplishments will dramatically improve your appearance in search results as well as present a fuller picture of who you are. 2. Add Education to Your Profile Finding opportunities…