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Microsoft Teams and LinkedIn will soon start integrating visible profiles into one-to-one chats. Microsoft has been relatively quiet with its acquisition of LinkedIn, only stepping in to add targeted support for a handful of cross-platform features, and it looks like the company is stepping in yet again to help its enterprise chat platform in full …

Source: Dan Thorp-Lancaster / Windows Central Microsoft Teams will soon support a feature that will let you see people’s LinkedIn profiles in one-to-one chats. The option appears in an entry in the Microsoft 365 roadmap. Microsoft may be rolling out support for viewing LinkedIn profiles in Teams chats as early as next month, but that’s …

LinkedIn profiles have become an integral part of the professional sphere. People are often asked to share their profile URL when applying for a job or with a potential client. Having a personalized URL makes it more readable for the reader. Let’s see how you can change your LinkedIn Profile URL. LinkedIn has grown into …

LinkedIn profiles must be made with precision because they place a user in the professional world. It is mandatory to keep updating your profile. Learn how to edit your LinkedIn profile without notifying your connection. Representative picture Millions of people use LinkedIn and you can be one of them. Users can include their resume, work …

If a tree falls in a forest, but no one hears it, does it make a noise? I like to think about this question when I browse LinkedIn profiles. Many of them are like that tree in the forest. No one hears or sees their profile. The point is, there are some missteps experienced professionals …

I AM NIKOM / Shutterstock.com LinkedIn can be a powerful tool when looking for a job. In October 2020, LinkedIn reported that three people were hired on the networking platform every minute. So how do you become one of these people? To find out, GOBankingRates spoke to recruiters, career professionals and HR experts to find …

Lynette Roesch is a lifelong learner who frequently uses LinkedIn Learning for her personal and professional growth. She has taken 58 LinkedIn courses, including training in communication, time management and critical thinking, and most recently, in support of diversity and inclusion. “Continuing to learn is important to me personally,” said Roesch, administrative assistant at Duke …

As you now know, LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool. I look at LinkedIn profiles every day and find that many users are not making the most of their profile. The number of characters changes regularly; here are some current figures on the characters: check your profile and be sure to enjoy it! • First …

LinkedIn is the number one platform used by professionals and hiring managers – over 95% of recruiters use it regularly. It is therefore important that you are present on this very strategic social media platform. Your LinkedIn profile is essentially an online version of your resume, in addition to showcasing your personal brand. If you …

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the labor market and left many unemployed. Applications have skyrocketed since the coronavirus outbreak earlier this year, while vacancies are just starting to increase. LinkedIn is one of the most popular job search platforms. Rob Cancilla, an executive recruiter and career coach who reviews hundreds of profiles per week, and …

Texas A&M moved from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning to provide students with access to more online courses with additional features. Kyle Page, director of technology services for the provost’s IT office, said Lynda.com’s learning resources have been purchased by LinkedIn and will no longer be used at the university. “Lynda.com was purchased a few years …

In September, CU Boulder will upgrade its Lynda.com learning platform to LinkedIn Learning and expand access to all CU students. LinkedIn Learning incorporates Lynda.com videos, courses, and hands-on exercises focused on developing the skills you’ll use in the classroom and in the workplace. Plus, it offers ways to personalize your learning. For the best learning …

Editor’s Note: This story was updated on July 24 with new information from the American Library Association and LinkedIn. Libraries have long been enthusiastic subscribers to Lynda.com, providing their clients with access to the fledgling company’s collection of educational videos on a range of topics. But this week, library groups urged their members to stop …

You might think that owning the URL of your name is just something your favorite author is doing. URLs are intended for business owners, self-help gurus and entrepreneurs, and research entrepreneurs. Anyone who isn’t selling or promoting anything just doesn’t need it. While this may have been true years ago, times are changing – and …

There are over 15 million active job postings on LinkedIn, but career experts say just having a profile on the online networking site isn’t enough. Even if you’re not looking for a new job, it’s important to have a neat profile, says Lisa Rangel, owner of Chameleon Resumes, an executive job search consultancy specializing in …

LinkedIn Profile Tips for Taking Advantage of the New 2018 Layout Once again, LinkedIn updated the profile design. The top header of your profile now displays more relevant details that you want people to learn about you immediately after viewing your profile. Here are some LinkedIn profile tips to help you get the most out …

dear sam: I never took LinkedIn seriously until a friend of mine was contacted by a recruiter, who saw his profile on LinkedIn, and invited to an interview for a well-known company. My profile has all the bases filled in, but it still doesn’t get much attention. What can I do to stand out? I …

We often encourage our clients to add media (links to sites relevant to their business, videos, presentations, etc.) to their LinkedIn profiles. This is yet another opportunity to share information and expertise. Media sharing also adds interest to profiles beyond words and makes profiles multidimensional. If you’ve ever wondered how to add media to your …

Just as it makes sense to regularly update your resume, you want to regularly update your other career branding tools, including your LinkedIn profile. If you are in job search mode, the target audience for your LinkedIn profile is the recruiter. You want recruiters to find your profile when they search, and you want your …

11. Show your heart There is a section dedicated to describing your volunteering experience, role you played and cause, as well as a place to write a detailed description. You can also grab the specific opportunities you are looking for, such as joining a nonprofit board or providing free advice. You can also include causes …

LinkedIn, the social network for the world of work which now has some 450 million members and is in the process of being acquired by Microsoft for 26.2 billion pillars. The company has launched a new site called LinkedIn Learning, an ambitious e-learning portal adapted to individuals, but also to companies wishing to continue training …

It’s amazing that when it launched in 2003, LinkedIn garnered the attention of barely 20 new signups per day. But now you are visiting the site and you will be lost among tons of profiles, names, job titles and status updates. It’s easier to ignore your LinkedIn profile when you’re not looking for a job, …

LinkedIn has been an invaluable resource for me over the past 10+ years. I used it for: Connect with thousands of professionals. Obtain two million tonnes of depleted mussel shells in two months, whereas a supply department of nine people could not do so in three years. Identify potential suppliers of multifunction photocopiers / scanners …

The new year will be here in a few short weeks. Whatever you think of your career in 2016, you’ll need a presentable and strong LinkedIn profile. Whether you’re planning to change jobs, build muscle at your current job, or plan to launch a new business next year, your online presence is important. Here are …

Listen to the recording of this blog post: Did you know that LinkedIn gives you the ability to present your LinkedIn profile in multiple languages? It’s a feature I’m dying to try out (on someone else of course as I’ve never mastered a language other than English), and frankly, I’m not fluent either. english. A …

B2B professionals around the world agree that LinkedIn is a great way to network with potential business partners. But many executives and sales professionals find themselves willing to network and interested in meeting new people (or even getting tons of views every week)… but not very convinced that their LinkedIn profiles showcase their strengths. When …

Do you have a LinkedIn profile? If so, you’re in good company, with over 300 million users it’s the world’s largest social network for professionals and one of the fastest growing social media sites. joining giants like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google + in terms of months active users. The professional use of social media …

PA The latest survey data indicate 94% of recruiters today use social media in their recruitment efforts. And it’s at all levels for short-term cooks to financial analysts. And yet, people are puzzled, or at least skeptical, as to why tools like LinkedIn are such a game-changer. Think of it like this: previously, only the …