Next 60 Minutes• Bret Simmons – 20 minutes – Why you need to be on LinkedIn – What to look for in a good profile• Steve Blackhall – 20 minutes – Passive search – Case study• Questions – 20 minutes
More Recent Statistics• 175 million total users• Adding 175,000 profiles a day• Executives from all Fortune 500 companies• 2 million company pages• 20 million students and recent college graduates – fastest growing demographic• 5 billion people searches projected 2012
Now that you know the http://www.edbatista.com/2011/07/self- monitoring-and-authenticity.htmlnumbers, why do you need to be on LinkedIn?
Organizations should not be asking how social media aremaking them money; they shouldbe asking how social media are making them better Richard Binhammer Dell, July 2011
Without engagement, wecannot compete for relevance.Without relevance, we cannot compete. Brian Solis, July 15, 2011