In Depth<br />Anthony JulianoSocial Media BreakfastMay 18, 2010<br />
Hello!<br />
[Disclaimers]<br />
Facebook’s Limitations as a Professional Development Tool<br /><ul><li>Facebook launched exclusively for college students—...
You don’t always own your message (wall posts, tagged photos)
Videos, photos, interests are a double-edged sword
Competes with clutter (Farmville/Mafia Wars)</li></li></ul><li>"People are in a different context and mindset when they're...
“There are three kinds of lies…<br />
“lies, damn lies, and statistics.<br />- Benjamin Disraeli<br />
Members (in millions)<br />
31%growth 2009-2010<br />Source: Fortune, “How LinkedIn will fire up your career,” March 2010<br />
Members earning > $100K<br />Source: Nielsen Claritas study as reported by CNN, Oct. 2009<br />
“[B]eing on LinkedIn puts you in the company of people with impressive credentials: The average member is a college-educat...
“LinkedIn is the most powerful social networking site to help you grow your business.  It makes Twitter, Facebook and YouT...
“If you want to hang with the big players—a place where connections are made, leads are generated, and deals go down—then ...
“LinkedIn is a very underutilized social media network. Most people believe that it’s too hard to make connections, and th...
Your profile is only the beginning<br />
What else can you do on?<br />Company profile<br />Status updates<br />Integrated with Twitter<br />Recommendations<br />I...
4 of the most useful tools on<br />
Statusupdates<br />
Good status content<br />What you’re working on<br />Sharing what you’ve read<br />Advice<br />Memorable quotations<br />Q...
Recommendations<br />
How do you obtain recommendations?<br />Do good work<br />Ask for them—timing is everything<br />Give them (but not quid p...
“The networking that matters is helping people achieve their goals, so that over time, they’ll do the same for you.”<br />...
“The service you perform by recommending others you’ve done work with goes well in both directions. It says something abou...
Followcompanies<br />
A few random<br />novationsand              cidentals<br />
Take                                          <br />with you<br />
Use                  as your address book<br />
LinkedIn for Professional DevelopmentJune 14, 6 - 9 pm or<br />July 28, 1 - 4 pm<br />Just $69!<br />
What we’ll cover<br />More details on LinkedIn’s features<br />More               novations and                           ...
Keys to success on<br />
Make                   a           priority—or don’t use it<br />
Create a complete<br />profile<br />
Choose your<br />connections and content<br />carefully<br />
Create a <br />strategy<br />
Visit                 at leastonce a week (ideally daily)<br />
Know what you<br />hope to get from yourvestment<br />
Questions?<br />
Thanks!<br />ajjuliano@gmail.com<br />(260) 615.3426<br />	If you enjoyed this presentation, please recommend me on<br />
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  1. 1. In Depth<br />Anthony JulianoSocial Media BreakfastMay 18, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Hello!<br />
  3. 3. [Disclaimers]<br />
  4. 4.
  5. 5.
  6. 6.
  7. 7. Facebook’s Limitations as a Professional Development Tool<br /><ul><li>Facebook launched exclusively for college students—and most users still focus on personal/play, not professional/work
  8. 8. You don’t always own your message (wall posts, tagged photos)
  9. 9. Videos, photos, interests are a double-edged sword
  10. 10. Competes with clutter (Farmville/Mafia Wars)</li></li></ul><li>"People are in a different context and mindset when they're in a professional network.” <br />- Dipchand “Deep” Nishar, LinkedIn<br />
  11. 11. “There are three kinds of lies…<br />
  12. 12. “lies, damn lies, and statistics.<br />- Benjamin Disraeli<br />
  13. 13. Members (in millions)<br />
  14. 14. 31%growth 2009-2010<br />Source: Fortune, “How LinkedIn will fire up your career,” March 2010<br />
  15. 15. Members earning > $100K<br />Source: Nielsen Claritas study as reported by CNN, Oct. 2009<br />
  16. 16. “[B]eing on LinkedIn puts you in the company of people with impressive credentials: The average member is a college-educated 43-year-old making $107,000. More than a quarter are senior executives.”<br />- Jessi Hempel, Fortune<br />
  17. 17. “LinkedIn is the most powerful social networking site to help you grow your business.  It makes Twitter, Facebook and YouTube seem like social networking sites for kids...”<br />
  18. 18. “If you want to hang with the big players—a place where connections are made, leads are generated, and deals go down—then you need to spend more of your time on LinkedIn.”<br /><ul><li> Lewis Howes, author of LinkedWorking</li></li></ul><li>But isn’t a profile just a glorified resume?<br />
  19. 19. “LinkedIn is a very underutilized social media network. Most people believe that it’s too hard to make connections, and therefore use it more as a résumé site. There is so much more potential with [LinkedIn].”<br /><ul><li> Naomi Trower, Social Media Examiner</li></li></ul><li>“[I]t's not just jobs. It's also clients and services. It's people looking to trade tips on how you do, say, debt financing in the new capital markets.”<br /><ul><li>Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn founder </li></li></ul><li>
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  22. 22. Your profile is only the beginning<br />
  23. 23. What else can you do on?<br />Company profile<br />Status updates<br />Integrated with Twitter<br />Recommendations<br />Introductions<br />Answers<br />Applications (SlideShare, Blog feeds)<br />Events<br />Groups<br />Recruitment<br />Follow companies<br />And much more<br />
  24. 24. 4 of the most useful tools on<br />
  25. 25. Statusupdates<br />
  26. 26. Good status content<br />What you’re working on<br />Sharing what you’ve read<br />Advice<br />Memorable quotations<br />Questions<br />Content from other sites<br />Blog posts<br />Media stories<br />Videos/photos<br />Events<br />Jobs<br />Tweets, WHEN APPROPRIATE<br />Direct promotion of your product/service should be minimal<br />
  27. 27. Recommendations<br />
  28. 28. How do you obtain recommendations?<br />Do good work<br />Ask for them—timing is everything<br />Give them (but not quid pro quo)<br />
  29. 29. “The networking that matters is helping people achieve their goals, so that over time, they’ll do the same for you.”<br />- Seth Godin<br />
  30. 30. “The service you perform by recommending others you’ve done work with goes well in both directions. It says something about that person, and it says something about you for taking the time to participate and recommend.”<br /><ul><li> Chris Brogan</li></li></ul><li>Answers<br />
  31. 31.
  32. 32. Followcompanies<br />
  33. 33.
  34. 34. A few random<br />novationsand cidentals<br />
  35. 35.
  36. 36. Take <br />with you<br />
  37. 37.
  38. 38. Use as your address book<br />
  39. 39. LinkedIn for Professional DevelopmentJune 14, 6 - 9 pm or<br />July 28, 1 - 4 pm<br />Just $69!<br />
  40. 40. What we’ll cover<br />More details on LinkedIn’s features<br />More novations and cidentals (advanced tips and tricks)<br />Getting started on LinkedIn<br />One-on-one training<br />
  41. 41. Keys to success on<br />
  42. 42. Make a priority—or don’t use it<br />
  43. 43. Create a complete<br />profile<br />
  44. 44. Choose your<br />connections and content<br />carefully<br />
  45. 45. Create a <br />strategy<br />
  46. 46. Visit at leastonce a week (ideally daily)<br />
  47. 47. Know what you<br />hope to get from yourvestment<br />
  48. 48. Questions?<br />
  49. 49. Thanks!<br />ajjuliano@gmail.com<br />(260) 615.3426<br /> If you enjoyed this presentation, please recommend me on<br />

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