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2015: A CPD Year in Review

This time last year I reflected on 2014 and what I’d like to achieve in 2015. As a creature of habit I’m going to do the same for this year and the year ahead! 1,270 more words


Take advantage of holiday time to step up your job hunting efforts

This is a reprint  from two years ago that’s still timely: 

Dear Joan:

I am very fed up with my current employment situation and I’m ready to make a move. 656 more words

Experience Unlimited

Has LinkedIn become a Kindergarten?

No matter how much we all love children, and no matter how healthy it is for us to tap into the inner child within ourselves, professional networking is something that should be taken seriously, at least to some extent. 334 more words

Reflections on 1st Relationship Management in HE Libraries Conference

Last week I attended the 1st Relationship Management in HE Libraries Conference. It was excellent. After a few hit and miss conferences over the years it was really refreshing to attend one where a) all of the talks were genuinely interesting and b) I’ve learned a lot and have actually come away with lots of ideas I want to try out. 1,478 more words

Professional Networking

Linkedin Vs Glassdoor. Is it time to place the bets?

I have been an active user of Linkedin for a decade now and a big fan of the journey they have been through (& continue to). 487 more words

Is LinkedIn Worse Than Facebook?

To begin at the beginning

I know. I know! Who the hell poses a question like that? Is LinkedIn Worse Than Facebook? Who can say? Or, as my great auntie, Werner von Braun might have said, “If you are dumb enough to ask such a question, then you will surely be too stupid to understand a credible answer”. 952 more words

Martyn Jones

Sunday, 15th November 2015

Why isn’t the International Phonetic Alphabet a recognised language on LinkedIn? Why won’t LinkedIn validate my /ˈlɪmɪtɪd ˈwəːkɪŋ prəˈfɪʃ(ə)nsi/?