For the last three years, I put my time and soul into helping DirectEmployers make a difference. Working at DirectEmployers was a great experience, and the best part was getting to just build software. It was a blast to work on everything from WordPress to DirectTraffic (an analytics system) to .jobs Microsites to building an […]
My first two weeks on Google+ have been a blast. I’ve had some great conversations with people I know and did not know. Here’s the bright spots: Easy, easy, easy. There’s only two things that are tricky about Google+. First, the friending model is just like Twitter. You follow people by putting them in circles […]
I get nearly all of my business from LinkedIn. I figure since others have helped me learn to use LinkedIn for free, I’ll skip charging for a seminar and give you the “insider secrets” that others have taught me. The more results I get, the less spammy and ad-like my interactions with LinkedIn are. That’s […]
I’ve been a bit of a voracious user of Twitter. I use it to get quick answers to questions, find ideas, promote Virtual Payment Systems and to keep in touch with people I’ve met all over the world. Here are three things that just about anyone can do to get more value out of Twitter: […]
Ever wonder what your LinkedIn network looks like? LinkedIn Labs just released a new tool that lets you map your LinkedIn network and interactively explore it. It’s fascinating to see how your network tends to cluster around your interests, and how important “superconnectors” are to building a useful network.