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Are LinkedIn Endorsements Too Easy?

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Back in September (2012), LinkedIn launched a new feature to complement the ‘Skills and Expertise’ section of user’s profiles.  The feature allows users to ‘endorse’ the skills and expertise listed by a contact, but is this feature a replacement for recommendations?

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Gamification – Is Your Company Playing?

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Gamification is the use of game mechanics and design techniques in real world scenarios.   It is used to encourage people to take part in certain activities by making technology more engaging.  Gamification may be a relatively new term, however, the technique has been used in some form or another for some time.

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