Here’s Why You Can’t Submit a LinkedIn Profile Instead of a Resume (Even if You Want To)

Whenever I apply to a new job, I wish that I could submit my LinkedIn profile instead of my resume. Unfortunately, I can't. In fact, that would make me look really, really bad. Here's why hiring managers prefer you send over a resume—and why it's key to follow directions in general.

Here’s How to Connect Two People on LinkedIn (Templates Included!)

So your friend wants to connect with your LinkedIn contact, now what? This template makes it easy—no matter if you know the person or not.

What Marketers Need to Know About LinkedIn

While much of the focus has been on Facebook and Instagram, LinkedIn has been silently growing their user base to more than 500 million users.

7 Expert LinkedIn Tips a Lot of People Don’t Really Know About

You're probably a LinkedIn expert by now—but that doesn't mean you can't take your profile to the next level. Here are seven advanced user tips.

The Story Behind This Job Searcher’s LinkedIn Video Going Viral Overnight

Chelsea Miller, an interior designer turned UX designer, posted a video on LinkedIn, and it blew up. Here's how it's helped her launch her career change.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Marketers Make Using LinkedIn’s InMail

Investing a little time for refining your InMail B2B email marketing campaign is likely to produce a worthwhile return.

How Fortune 500 Employees Make Their LinkedIn Profiles Stand Out to Recruiters

Grammarly did a study on the top LinkedIn keywords of Fortune 500 employees, and the results will make you feel more confident about your own profile.

4 Tips Anyone Can Follow for a Stronger Social Media Presence

If having a presence on social media feels overwhelming, these four things will help you stand out, gain followers, and become known for smart conversations.

How One “I Lost My Job” LinkedIn Status Led to 20 Interviews in 15 Days

Farah Patel posted her story of being laid off on LinkedIn—and it got her over 300 messages and helped her land her current job at Vonage.

The 3 Kinds of LinkedIn Messages That Are Unlikely to Get a Response

Connecting on LinkedIn isn't as simple as saying "Hi" and asking someone to connect. Here's how to make your messages stronger so you actually get responses.