Get Started Today with LinkedIn for Your Business or Personal Brand

The diagram below shows the LinkedIn journey, which is an online seminar series and concept I’ve designed based on hundreds of conversations with professionals around Australia who are trying to get their head around LinkedIn and better understand how to leverage it for their business. As a LinkedIn specialist trainer and independent LinkedIn consultant, I spend […]

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How to Measure Your Social Selling Index on LinkedIn

LinkedIn’s Social Selling Index (SSI) is updated daily and measures how effective you are on LinkedIn across 4 key measures: Establishing your professional brand Finding the right people Engaging with insights Building relationships on LinkedIn Curious by nature, I clicked on the Get Your Score Free button and discovered these results about myself.   My SSI ranks […]

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How To Publish a LinkedIn Article

Updated April 2019 If you are thinking about using LinkedIn and the LinkedIn article feature, the good news is that LinkedIn now invites all members to join the conversation and share their own perspectives via long-form posts. Publishing long form posts on LinkedIn was once the domain of only LinkedIn Influencers, who are selected by invitation […]

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How to Use LinkedIn to Find a Job

Karen HollenbachThank you for reading Think Bespoke’s insights. As one of Australia’s leading independent LinkedIn specialists and a Content Marketer who understands the value and importance of sharing your story, I enjoy helping individuals and organisations maximise their time online with LinkedIn. Find out more about Think Bespoke’s LinkedIn Services. You can sign up to my newsletter here where […]

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How to Leverage the Gamification of LinkedIn

When I train LinkedIn, you’ll often hear me talk about the concept of LinkedIn ‘rewarding good behaviour’. At the heart of the world’s largest professional networking platform (that’s increasingly trying to also be a great source of business and industry news) we have a very sophisticated database. Microsoft recognised the value of this database, purchasing your […]

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Podcast: My LinkedIn Journey & How LinkedIn Can Help Your Career

After guest speaking at a business women’s breakfast, I was approached by Natalie Hughes to be interviewed on Miss Independent Podcast, a series of conversations Natalie has with successful women who share their career and business stories, work experiences, personal insights and aspirations. Natalie and I were already connected on LinkedIn and our paths had crossed a […]

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7 steps to grow your linkedin company page followers

7 Steps to Grow Your LinkedIn Company Page Followers

You’ve created a LinkedIn Company Page and have 6 followers. What next? Many organisations have created a LinkedIn Company Page, but have a limited number of followers, feel pressure from LinkedIn to pay for advertising (which they’ve heard is quite expensive relative to other paid advertising options) and are not sure which direction to take. […]

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Learn how to grow your business with LinkedIn

Learn How to Grow Your Business with LinkedIn

I normally write blog posts with helpful insights on how to use LinkedIn, but today I want to tell you about a convenient and proven online seminar series to help you up-skill and begin your LinkedIn journey with one of Australia’s leading independent LinkedIn Consultants, me! To understand why I am qualified to say this, […]

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