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The LinkedIn Diaries: Super Users Share Their Secrets

October 23rd, 2011

This following article by Write On The Money’s President, Andrew Brown, was originally published on the Financial Post:

In a recent entry of the The LinkedIn Diaries, I identified some practical lessons that you can apply to optimize your  success with LinkedIn by focusing on the profiles and practices of ING DIRECT Canada’s President, Peter Aceto and Claymore Investments’ President, Som Seif.

In this entry of the LinkedIn Diaries, I focus on the secrets of LinkedIn super users. These senior executives use LinkedIn more frequently, more consistently and more fluently than the vast majority of users. These super users, who have unearthed or reinforced, some of the most critical LinkedIn practices include the following:


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The LinkedIn Diaries: Lessons from the Top

August 15th, 2011

This following article by Write On The Money’s President, Andrew Brown, was originally published on the Financial Post:

The two most recent entry of The LinkedIn Diaries identified how executives can effectively establish a strong LinkedIn foundation: 1) setting the right goals; and 2) executing critical offline activities.

In this week’s entry of the LinkedIn Diaries, I identify some key lessons by focusing on the LinkedIn profiles and practices of leaders from two of the financial sector’s most well-respected brands.  These leaders are ING DIRECT Canada President and CEO,  Peter Aceto and Som Seif, President of Claymore Investments.


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The LinkedIn Diaries: Making Critical Moves Offline

August 15th, 2011

The following article by Write On The Money’s President, Andrew Brown, was originally published on the Financial Post:

Last week, in The LinkedIn Diaries – Day One, I identified three things you need to do to establish a strong LinkedIn foundation. These included defining your goals for LinkedIn as well as reviewing relevant profiles and key settings. But, to truly ensure your success stretches well beyond building your initial LinkedIn profile, there are five key activities that you need to do – and, perhaps surprisingly, all of these activities are conducted offline.


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