Some Gentle Advice to Everyone on LinkedIn

Make time to find someone you admire, reach out and tell them how they inspire you.

Say hello from the heart.

Take a genuine interest in the other person and their work and interests.

Share and promote the work of good people.

Be not only professional but decent and humane.

Ask for what you need and want in a kind and respectful way.

Offer to assist someone in need.

Share your expectations with those you like, admire and trust.

Say please and thank you.


Tripsy South is the author of the novel WTF, Dorkus! Schoolin’ My Shrink On Teen Suicide. Trained in physics at a cool surfer university, she lives and plays in Los Angeles where she’s a freelance writer and editor.