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Suggested LinkedIn Books
This section includes lists of books and ebooks that concentrate on LinkedIn. Please keep in mind that the titles under the heading Books are circulating physical copies in print (paper format). This means that you can borrow these books from the library by searching the NYPL Catalog (Encore Catalog). Request the books by placing them on HOLD and then picking them up at any of the NYPL's Grab & Go locations. The titles under the heading eBooks are from NYPL's Overdrive Catalog or NYPL's Yourcloudlibrary in several digital formats. Check each ebook title to find out in which digital format it is available. To view the book and ebook description display, hover the info icon (i).
The LinkedIn Manual for Rookies by Debbie McCormick takes this multi-layered social platform and breaks it down into easily understood, bite-sized chunks so you can start using Linkedln to your business advantage. Those who master these basic features and go on to learn the advanced techniques of Social Selling and lead generation will see their businesses flourish with closer client relationships, filled sales pipelines, happy clients, and an even happier bottom line
Publication Date: 2016-09-14
LinkedIn for Personal Branding by Your online presence matters more than ever in today's global workplace. Professionals are logging-in to LinkedIn in record numbers, so your profile needs to represent you in the best possible light before and after a meeting or interview. LinkedIn For Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the leading strategic guidebook that most uniquely connects personal branding to the LinkedIn platform. Long's book provides a comprehensive view of personal branding using LinkedIn's profile, content sharing, and thought leadership capabilities. Additionally, Long has assembled a useful set of "How To" advice links that are available on a companion website. The website provides many resource pages and links related to each chapter. LinkedIn for Personal Branding: The Ultimate Guide is the ONLY LinkedIn book available that will do all of this for the reader: - Provide an integrated personal branding and LinkedIn strategy needed for today's professionals - in a Full Color book. - Provide additional "how to" elements in a companion website so you can click over to see detailed instructions and keep updated. - Provide dozens of examples and case studies from real LinkedIn users. - Provide several "personas" and other prompts to help you write the best possible summary. LinkedIn For Personal Branding will help you to: - Select and prioritize the best personal brand attributes for you, your career and business. - Be considered for more strategic assignments and business opportunities. - Create an authentic, personal, and impressive profile that demonstrates expertise without appearing to brag. - Consider all the ways you can demonstrate your personal brand -both offline and online- and how they work together. - Be found online > increase the likelihood of being contacted by recruiters and sales prospects. - Select the most memorable words, images, skills, and links. - Learn best practices for each profile section ( and also see real examples). - Write the most strategic and impactful headline and summary. - Give and receive more endorsements and recommendations. - Become a thought leader. - Find and Share content with your network . - Blog using the LinkedIn Publisher functionality. - Leverage LinkedIn Groups and Company pages. - Measure your progress. - And much more. This book is perfect for anyone interested in developing their personal brand using LinkedIn to propel their career or business opportunities.
Publication Date: 2016-09-18
Motivated Resumes and LinkedIn Profiles by Book Five in Motivated Series by Brian E. Howard. Resumes are the cornerstone to any successful job search, and this resource gives you unprecedented insight and advice from more than a dozen of the most experienced and award-winning resume and LinkedIn profile writers in the industry. Get inside the minds of these writers to learn how to create impactful materials that get you interviews and job offers. Learn how they think about keywords, titling, branding, accomplishments, format, color, design, and a host of other resume writing and LinkedIn profile considerations. Become an "insider" and learn the secrets from some of the very best.
Publication Date: 2017-11-01
LinkedIn for Dummies by Build your network, find a job, and been seen as a thought leader LinkedIn is your number-one personal branding tool, and this friendly guide shows you how to harness it to build connections and relationships--and stand out in the world's largest professional network. LinkedIn For Dummies walks you step by step through creating an eye-catching profile and demonstrates how to successfully expand your reach by connecting with colleagues, customers, and like-minded individuals from around the globe. Plus, you'll discover how to become a thought leader by publishing your cutting-edge research on LinkedIn's native publishing network, Pulse, and interact with your connections through updates. Connections have never been more vital to a successful career, and this new edition of LinkedIn For Dummies is here to make sure you don't miss out on your next big opportunity! From keeping track of your LinkedIn activities and writing and requesting recommendations to finding a job and using LinkedIn to cultivate sales leads, this friendly guide is the missing piece you've been waiting for to take your career from good to great--all with the click of a few buttons. Create a LinkedIn profile that showcases your skills and attracts contacts Find and connect with colleagues and industry leaders Understand LinkedIn etiquette and best practices Use LinkedIn to find a job, develop sales leads, and market your services Don't be left out--link up with this fully updated introduction to the Internet's hottest professional networking tool.
Publication Date: 2016-03-31