If you haven’t turned on Creator Mode on LinkedIn, now is the time to do it.

Especially if you are a content creator and especially if you are trying to build your brand and business.

Creator Mode is a profile setting on your LinkedIn dashboard that can help you grow your reach and influence on

“What’s the difference between following and connecting with someone on LinkedIn?”

I am often asked this question, and so I thought I would dedicate a blog post to it, in case you were wondering about it as well.

This was the big reason I didn’t turn on Creator Mode – I didn’t want people to

If you haven’t turned on Creator Mode on LinkedIn, now is the time to do it. Especially if you are a content creator and especially if you are trying to build your brand.

Creator Mode is a profile setting on your LinkedIn dashboard that can help you grow your reach and influence on LinkedIn.

Do you have good LinkedIn manners?

For the most part most people do. But it’s really important to be a good corporate citizen on LinkedIn in order to build your professional brand, network and community.

Here are a few LinkedIn bad manners that I keep seeing some individuals make on the platform that you should

I’m honored/humbled/excited/thrilled to announce that I’ve been nominated for a “lawyer of distinction” award but there’s just one problem, I’m not a lawyer!

And this is exactly why I have an issue with so many of these lawyer “awards.” They’re scams.

My PSA to all lawyers – I promise that you DO NOT need these

Providing LinkedIn training to your employees is a smart investment worth making for many reasons.

For starters, to be truly successful at LinkedIn as an organization and to harness the power of LinkedIn for lead generation and brand building, you need to tap into your employees’ valuable professional networks.

What holds most people back from

Educational webinars are one of the most effective forms of marketing for generating leads, promoting your business and its employees, and boosting conversions for professional service organizations.

But once the webinar is over your work is far from over. In fact that is where the greatest opportunities are.

Smart marketers find creative ways to extend

If you’re ready to start doing more marketing but you aren’t sure where to start or exactly where you should focus, here are some ideas for things you can do that will have a strong impact on your brand building and business development efforts.

These branding and business development tips will work for any size

Most people aren’t utilizing social media – particularly LinkedIn – for promoting their brand or growing their business.

In fact just one percent of people who use LinkedIn actually post updates on the platform.

And of that one percent who post content, most of them aren’t posting effective updates.

Here are some ways you can

Being professionally ghosted is an awful feeling.

This is the kind of ghosting when you are courted for a business opportunity, a client matter or a potential job and then things go completely silent.

When it happened to me, I was left wondering what went wrong. Did I do something wrong?

Why would an opportunity