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Have Federal Contracting Questions? Ask @GovConGuy (and Friends!)

#Ask@GovConGuy is a resource for you to get accurate and experience-based answers to questions to better understand the steps to take in getting started as a vendor to the federal government. Continue reading

5 Tips for Connecting With Strangers on LinkedIn | Andrea Smith

GovConChannelChief’s Note: Given recent posts and accompanying comments I’ve seen on LinkedIn that criticize LinkedIn users who don’t blindly accept EVERY invitation sent their way, I decided to re-post an article by technology journalist Andrea Smith I find to be well-stated and intentioned as it relates to the etiquette of connecting (or trying to) on … Continue reading

Networking’s Fine When Everybody Works At It.

Did you hear the one where the Terrapins refused to shake hands with the Nittany Lions prior to the coin toss? Reminds me of how some folks network on LinkedIn. Continue reading

“Since You are a Person I Trust…” To Connect or Not To Connect on LinkedIn? | LinkedIn

Do you consider yourself an ‘open networker’ or are you selective with whom you connect no matter which way the invitation is moving? via “Since You are a Person I Trust…” To Connect or Not To Connect on LinkedIn? | LinkedIn.

A funny thing happened on the way to clicking the ‘accept’ button on LinkedIn. – The American Small Business Coalition

In mid-March I penned “Since You are a Person I Trust…” To Connect or Not To Connect on LinkedIn? that offered my two cents on what I see as the very impersonal ‘networking spam’ approach leveraged by many on LinkedIn. I equate it the person(s) I’ve run into at some networking events who fly through … Continue reading

Nearly twice as many federal executives now using LinkedIn — Federal Computer Week

Federal decision-makers are nearly twice as likely to use LinkedIn as was the case a year ago, and the majority are accessing other social websites and using mobile devices as well, according to a new survey. via Nearly twice as many federal executives now using LinkedIn — Federal Computer Week.