What's Wrong With Asking For Reviews on LinkedIn?

What's Wrong With Asking For Reviews on LinkedIn?

Have you ever received a message link this on LinkedIn?

Click here to review me on ——: (link)

Can you lend a hand?

My business relies on referrals from happy clients, so I'm gathering opinions from people who know my work.

How to write LinkedIn Recommendations

How to write LinkedIn Recommendations

One of the great features of LinkedIn is the recommendation system. You can ask people that you've worked with to provide you with a recommendation and when they do, you get to display it on your profile. Nothing helps sales like positive testimonials!

Be Recommendable

Be Recommendable. Make sure that your customers CAN and SHOULD recommend you on

I was recently asked to provide a connection on LinkedIn with a recommendation. On LinkedIn, if you're connected with someone, you can write a nice review of them that "recommends" them to other people. This particular individual, who I won't name, is someone whom I do not know personally, have never worked with, but met through another social network, Empire Avenue. He sent me a direct message through LinkedIn asking me to endorse him and saying that he would endorse me in return.

The Unofficial Book On HootSuite: The #1 Tool for Social Media Management