What’s the deal with LinkedIn endorsements?

Q: What are some best practices around LinkedIn endorsements? Are there ways to hide endorsements if you don’t think they’re meaningful?

A: I recently asked my network if there was anything they wanted to learn about LinkedIn. One question that stood out involved LinkedIn endorsements. So in all honesty, I have to start out by saying I hate them. Continue Reading

Taking Care of Business on the Central Corridor – the good, the bad, the ugly

How could the long term impacts of light rail construction be better anticipated? What level of outreach has been successful? How we can we best help local businesses survive and thrive amidst long term construction? More than 30 community leaders and organizers focused on these questions November 21 at the Organizer Roundtable: Taking Care of Business, hosted by the Alliance for Metropolitan Stability at the Rondo Community Library.

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Hidden in plain sight: Seward photowalk explores neighborhood’s hidden treasures (UPDATED)

Did you know that the Seward neighborhood has an Oromo-speaking church? A cooperative space for artists interested in putting technology to creative uses? A woman-owned manufacturer of precisioned machined components? [Note: Since its original publication, this article has been updated with even more photos of neighborhood assets.]

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