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The Best LinkedIn Summaries And Advice On How To Make Yours Shine

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Over the past decade, I have probably read tens of thousands of LinkedIn profiles as part of the work I do to help companies maximize the value of LinkedIn. Your profile is so impo

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Phone and tablet makers reportedly had deep access to your Facebook data too

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Back in 2015, Facebook stopped third-party app developers from accessing your friends' data. As evidenced from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, that kind of shady behaviour has res

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Google Posts Testing More Visual Display

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Petra Kraft, a long time Local SEO and careful observer in the hospitality space, noticed an interesting test in Google Posts. She found a Knowledge Panel where Google was showing

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Review: 2-factor authentication on iPhone gets dirt-simple with this keyfob

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Privacy and protecting data has certainly moved up in importance on a global scale over the past few months. A big part of that is the ongoing focus on user privacy because of data

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9 inspiring redesign concepts for popular websites

Last updated: 06/07/2018

What if you had free rein to completely redesign one of your favorite websites? As a creative exercise, the designers below did just that for YouTube, LinkedIn, Trello, and more.

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SMILE DARN YA SMILE

Last updated: 06/07/2018

In 1964, several American insurance companies had been merged together. As always in these things, everyone wasn’t totally happy. Some departments overlapped, everyone was tryi

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DIGITAL DISCONTENT (THE GRAND UNIFIED THEORY)

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Right now there is a lot of discontent around digital media.  It is focused significantly on four areas:  brand discontent, user discontent, agency discontent, and news disconten

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Rethinking graduation (off topic)

Last updated: 06/07/2018

It's that time of year again... If you hear "Pomp & Circumstance" playing, you know you're in the right place, and you also know you're about to witness a pre-electrification (neve

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What Star Wars audiences are saying: Give us more women

Last updated: 06/07/2018

We're now in the second weekend of the first Star Wars movie since 2005 to feature a male lead. And we still don't know whether it will turn a profit — unlike the prior three mov

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It’s time to treat Amazon like Walmart

Last updated: 06/07/2018

In order to get the company to come to town, local government and economic developers gave it billions of dollars in in incentives In return, the local workforce received jobs th

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