LinkedIn Skill Endorsements: Flattery or faulty?

One of the best features of Linkedin has always been the ability to publicly recommend a colleague or connection. It’s like a resume reference who’s posting the reference check publicly for everyone to see (with your consent of course). Yes there may be some questionable reciprocal recommendations floating around, but for the most part, it […]

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Why are you creating content?

I found this great infographic today, ironically from April Dunford’s post about infographics being “the Lindsay Lohen of content” … In my defence, she was using this one as a great example of an infographic and that’s why it’s inspired this post. Anyone who’s worked with me knows my obsession with measurement and tying activities […]

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Influence is not the right word!

So this topic has been rolling around in my head for a while, and I wasn’t quite sure how to articulate it. First let’s talk about Klout. Klout gets a lot of praise and a lot of criticism. I guess I sit somewhere in the middle. I like some of the metrics it provides, and […]

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Event live-tweeting… Yay or nay?

Since there seems to be lots of events going on lately, it seems timely to bring up the issue of live-tweeting at events. Do you live tweet events? Do you like following others who do? Are you annoyed when your stream is filled with event tweets? Personally, I love tweeting events and following events I […]

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