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We share many topics here on Frugal Guidance 2 . One recurring topic is that of LinkedIn, so here is a listing of all the posts about LinkedIn on this site:

1703, 2017

New updated “Who Not to Connect With on LinkedIn”

By | March 17th, 2017|Tags: , |

Since it was first written in 2013, my post on Who NOT to Connect with on LinkedIn has become one of the most viewed articles on Frugal Guidance 2. After much thought and editing, I’ve [...]

2102, 2017

Facebook Offers New Job Hunting Tools

By | February 21st, 2017|

Can Facebook Jobs Threaten LinkedIn? Job Hunters Can Use the Best of Both Digital Worlds Job hunters now have a new tool that allows them to search for local job openings directly on Facebook. On [...]

702, 2017

Job Hunters & the New LinkedIn Interface

By | February 7th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Which LinkedIn Membership Works for Your Job Hunt? For two months, LinkedIn has been slowly rolling out its new interface for those who use LinkedIn from their desktop (or laptop) computers via a browser. This [...]

2010, 2016

LinkedIn’s Open Candidate Feature May Help a Job Find You

By | October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Learn How (and Whether) to Activate the Feature LinkedIn recently announced a new Open Candidate feature to make it easier for working job hunters to hide their search from their employer and to signal to other [...]

2909, 2016

LinkedIn Adds Skills Education to Its Core Mission

By | September 29th, 2016|Tags: , , , | Courses Available Free for Some LinkedIn Subscribers About a year and a half ago, LinkedIn bought the online training site, Until last week, the two remained separate entities, each offering a variety of [...]

2309, 2016

The Job Hunter’s Emergency Guide to LinkedIn, Part 2

By | September 23rd, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Premium accounts, Profile Photos, Passwords and Dating Advice Should I Pay for a Premium LinkedIn Account? Sooner or later, LinkedIn will ask you whether you want to subscribe to any of their premium accounts or [...]

2309, 2016

The Job Hunter’s Emergency Guide to LinkedIn, Part 1

By | September 23rd, 2016|Tags: , , |

Oops, I Need a Job. Soon. What Do I Do? Maybe you just had that extremely awkward conversation with your boss about why they’re letting you go. Or you quit. Possibly you just graduated, or [...]

1406, 2016

The LinkedIn Curmudgeon on the Big Merger

By | June 14th, 2016|Tags: , , |

LinkedIn Members Need to Meditate This morning, for the first time, employees of LinkedIn, SlideShare,, Skype, Xbox, Yammer, Nokia, Rapportive, and Microsoft (and over 400 million LinkedIn users) are all starting their meditation sessions, [...]

2605, 2016

Protect Your LinkedIn Passwords – Q&A

By | May 26th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Questions & Answers: The LinkedIn Security Debacle and You What’s all this about a LinkedIn hack? Wasn’t that years ago? For LinkedIn members, an old hack is coming back to bite us in the you-know-what. [...]

3003, 2016

Is it time to shoot the LIONs?

By | March 30th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Why Open Networkers are Idealists, and Why They Need to Stop It Ever since LinkedIn went online there has been a fierce debate between those who feel you should only connect with people you know, [...]