LinkedIn - National Media Coverage
This Foolish Mistake Wrecks People’s LinkedIn Profiles (and Reputations)
by: Bill Murphy Jr.
LinkedIn is an incredibly useful social network, but it can also be a breeding ground for bad behavior. You know some of it--spammy networkers and over-sharers for example--but also full-fledged plagiarism and copying. Yet these kinds of practices destroy people's reputations and even lead to their losing their LinkedIn accounts.
We'll show you below what to do if someone rips off content you've created--whether we're talking about someone parroting your profile, or simply cutting-and-pasting an entire article you've written.