We have posted several articles on the benefits of utilizing on-line networks such as LinkedIn. You may have checked it out, or even signed up for an account, but have you capitalized on any of the opportunities of networking on social media sites?
If not, here is an informational article to jump-start your on-line networking capabilities, Ten Ways to Use LinkedIn. The author, Guy Kawasaki, is a managing director of Garage Technology Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm and a columnist for Forbes.com.
In this article, Kawasaki provides the following “how to” tips on on-line networking:
- Improve your connectability
- Increase your visibility
- Perform blind, “reverse,” and company reference checks
- Gauge the health of an industry
For more information, check out this article on-line.