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Blocking Email

Posted by on 10 Dec 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


My post earlier this week dealing with harassment has prompted a couple of other inquiries – let’s deal with one here.

I don’t want to get email from LinkedIn!

Ok, this is pretty severe, and you could easily replace the word “LinkedIn” with any other site – so let’s talk about it.

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Any Instances of Fake LinkedIn Email?

Posted by on 16 Aug 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


I’ve been reading on some supposed email that uses the look of LinkedIn invitations to get by spam/threat filters.

Have you actually seen any?!?

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Majority of US LinkedIn Families Include a Recent Immigrant!

Posted by on 01 Aug 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


Fear not gentle readers, with July’s “patriotic” poll results in, we can see that more LinkedIn users have recent immigrants in their family tree than not.

This author is making no comment or prediction on immigration policy except to point out some interesting data points and of course the results of last month’s poll

So let’s get on with this…

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LinkedIn And Sexuality

Posted by on 16 Jul 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


Results from a recent Harris poll caught my attention this morning, and I know my readers are always ready for shocking results – and why should I keep from passing them along just because someone else did the polling!-)

Read on to find out what the poll is saying – and not saying – about the topic.

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Chrome Browser Users Most Responsive!

Posted by on 01 Jul 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


2011 is half over and I’ve got the scoop on the most explosive poll results of the year – users of the Chrome browser respond much more often than other browser users!

Yes, you heard me – Chrome users responded twice as often as other browser users, inflating their results.

I know you’d like to see how I can say this, so read on…

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Falling Into A Social Media Hole

Posted by on 23 May 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


So here it is – a good week after I intended to post on the LinkedIn Personal Trainer Blog – and I can’t really explain what happened.

It’s always interesting when life intrudes on good intentions, but there’s got to be a lesson here somewhere…

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What Non-Solicit Means

Posted by on 26 Mar 2010 | Tagged as: Outside LinkedIn


Following up The LinkedIn Personal Trainer’s article on law enforcement with one 0n lawsuits – an ingenious way to get back into the mix;-)

Apparently LinkedIn activity has been brought up in a lawsuit alleging breach of a non-solicitation clause, and I thought you might enjoy having a look…

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LinkedIn and the Law

Posted by on 16 Mar 2010 | Tagged as: About the Service, Outside LinkedIn, Ways to Use LinkedIn


Using LinkedIn for fraud?

Twittering about where you are when you tell others you’re somewhere else?

Well guess what – that may come back to bite you in the proverbial donkey;-)

The AP is reporting on EFF releasing information obtained under FOIL about the FBI’s use of social networks.  If you put it out there, expect that it could come into play.

But there is an aspect that warrants some concern…

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