Jim Heid

Posts by Jim Heid

  • Here are tips for taking the ultimate headshot for social media.

    Here’s What Makes a Good Social Media Headshot – And How to Take One

    August 10, 2017

    These days, everybody needs a high-quality headshot. You definitely want one for your LinkedIn profile—our data shows that having a photo makes your profile 14 times more likely to be viewed. You probably use other social networks and services that can accommodate a profile photo, too – from Facebook to Twitter to Slack. For non-professional social networks like...

  • People can microlearn on their way to work, during lunch or while walking on the treadmill.

    How Microlearning Can Deliver Macro Results

    April 7, 2017

    Lifelong learning can take a few forms. There’s “macro-learning”: going back to school or diving into a series of video courses. There’s just-in-time learning: figuring out a certain Excel feature for a report that’s due yesterday. And there’s microlearning: scarfing up a quick tip or insight during the course of a busy day, at lunch or while riding the subway...