StartupsN.com’s plan to hook up Canada’s early stage tech players

When Muneer Nawab says he started out in tech young, he really means it. “My father was a computer science professor. He taught me to programbasically since I could read,” says Ottawa-born Nawab,

Published on: June 14th, 2012 Christine Wong

Google++++: 4 add-ons to enhance your social networking

While rumors continue to swirl about when the Google+ API will be released to developers, that's not stopping some people from getting in on the Google+ action.Whether you're just starting out on Google+

Published on: September 9th, 2011 Kristin Burnham

Three LinkedIn strategies to boost business

Susan Varty didn't plan to publish a short book based on the informative responses she collected on her question posted to LinkedIn, but she's glad she did.The principal consultant at Toronto-based Wordtree Consulting

Published on: November 2nd, 2010 Brian Jackson

How to create a great home-office network

Home networking is never as simple as merely connecting device A to device B. This guide will walk you through the jargon of setting up a home network. I'm focusing on PC networking

Published on: May 13th, 2010 Loyd Case

LinkedIn curbs LIONs voracious appetite for contacts

LinedIn has quietly clamped down on a controversial association known as the LinkedIn open networkers (LIONs), a group of LinkedIn members who liberally add contacts - known on LinkedIn as "connections" - even

Published on: September 4th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

Six smart ways to select and approach your online contacts

One of the most fundamental rules of social networking etiquette: You must carefully consider who you "friend" or "connect" with on services like Facebook and LinkedIn. According to career experts, the people with

Published on: May 28th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

How to tweak LinkedIn’s privacy settings to avoid spam

Since LinkedIn doesn't require you to share the same types of personal information as you do on Facebook, the service's privacy settings appear to be much more straightforward than its less business-oriented competitor.

Published on: March 24th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

Why look at LinkedIn privacy settings and what to do about them

Since LinkedIn doesn't require you to share the same types of personal information as you do on Facebook, the service's privacy settings appear to be much more straightforward than its less business-oriented competitor.

Published on: March 24th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

How to use free LinkedIn company profiles to find the job you want

As the recession turns workers of all industries into job seekers, many users of LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, have begun examining the service's free company profiles to see who recently joined

Published on: February 17th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

LinkedIn says 30,000 connections is enough

LinkedIn has quietly clamped down on a controversial association known as the LinkedIn open networkers (LIONs), a group of LinkedIn members who liberally add contacts - known on LinkedIn as "connections" - even

Published on: January 26th, 2009 C.G. Lynch