Export Your Connections & Back-up Your Profile & Activities on the New LinkedIn

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If you agree that your network is your net worth, it might make sense for you to back them up every once in a while. Although there are a few extra steps with the New LinkedIn, the new changes allows you to back-up much of your activity and profile content as well as your contacts. […]

Are You Up to the LinkedIn Challenge? #linkedinchallenge

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  The ability to make new meaningful connections on LinkedIn is certainly one of the most powerful features of this dynamic tool. In October of 2014 we ran the first LinkedIn Challenge and had over 80 introductions made. I am on a mission to have 1000s of people make introductions for their connections that they […]

Pre-Call Planning Tips That Will Give You the Edge in a Sales Meeting

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Your buyers are researching solutions. They spend hours Googling and searching the web prior to any conversation they have with you, and they expect that you are doing the same due diligence on them. The questions I hear most often are “What and Where do I find information that can help me on my sales […]

The New LinkedIn Connection Request Rocks 3 Ways!

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The learning curve with the new LinkedIn has many missing some of the most wonderful features. LinkedIn’s connection invitation being one of them. This big change has a significant impact on the way we can now connect and engage with targeted decision makers, influencers and stakeholders. Here is why I am so excited about the […]

Engage New Connections on LinkedIn the Right Way

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  When someone reaches out to you with a LinkedIn invitation to connect, connecting and then ignoring them is like someone walking up to you at a business card exchange, handing you their card, taking it and immediately walking away! Not even a hello, nice to meet you. You wouldn’t do that in person, so […]

The 10 LinkedIn Settings Professionals Need to Update Now!

The 10 LinkedIn Settings Professionals Need to Update Now!   LinkedIn has default settings on your account that you may not be aware of; settings that may actually effect the way your audience views you, the ability for them to easily connect with you and your overall business development efforts. You’ll find your settings on […]

Why LinkedIn Sales Navigator is Becoming a Must Have Sales Tool

  September 13-14th was LinkedIn’s annual Social Selling Conference, Sales Connect – and I had the fortune of attending. There were dozens of incredible speakers that shared mind blowing data, where the sales and sales enablement space is moving and where LinkedIn is headed now through 2017. And although I could write an entire book […]

LinkedIn’s Advanced & Saved Searches Will Fill Your Sales Pipeline Weekly

  Imagine if every single week you received a list in your email of 10, 20 or 30 targeted decision makers and influencers that meet your prospecting criteria? Now imagine if you could leverage your shared connections to gain access to those stakeholders? What would your business look like? Well, that is how many business […]

Boolean Searches That Simplify Your LinkedIn Prospecting Activities

Boolean searching is built on a method of symbolic logic developed by George Boole, a 19th century English mathematician. #Boolean searches allow you to combine words and phrases using the words AND, OR, NOT (known as Boolean operators) to limit, broaden, or define your search. In other words, by developing targeted boolean searches it will help you pin point your buyers, influencers […]

Get More Client Referrals by Leveraging LinkedIn

  Get More Client Referrals by Leveraging LinkedIn We all know that client referrals are one of the best ways to get new lead opportunities. When we are introduced into a buyer by a happy client, getting the first meeting is easy, often there is less shopping of the competition and the sales cycle is shortened […]