Today I want to talk about how to increase LinkedIn followers and why the habit of procrastination is so detrimental to your success.
I often find it a struggle to run on a regular basis. There’s usually some sort of inner dialogue that involves doubt and questioning. However, inevitably when I finish the run I wonder why I spent so much time lamenting the work.
This happened to me multiple times during the course of my training for a recent half-marathon and it made me realize that this process applies to networking on LinkedIn.
The habit of procrastination can be a powerful thing, but sometimes you have to just get up and show up and not worry about the results. If you want to learn how to increase LinkedIn followers, just know that the most important thing is to get started.
When it comes to LinkedIn, it’s more than just optimizing your profile. It’s the daily or weekly habits that you do to stay connected that really matter. To get the most out of LinkedIn, you really need to contact people and nurture those connections. These kinds of interactions will be vital to your success.
It comes down to the power of habit. When you commit to doing something, the result will come.
I’ll be doing a free LinkedIn training session where I cover ten network-building activities: seven activities to help you optimize your profile and three activities to help you advance and nurture your network.
These activities will help you to learn how to increase LinkedIn followers and build a healthy network. Stop the habit of procrastination and get started today.
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