Mario – yes, that Mario; Super Mario, as in Mario & Luigi – has an official LinkedIn account now. Why? Well, maybe because he’s six months away from being 35 years in the game business, and he wants to stay relevant in his field. Or something.

But yes: Nintendo’s best-loved, best-mustachioed heroREAD MORE »


Liam Neeson is badass, and exactly the kind of person I would want to have my back should I find myself in trouble — or unemployed. The actor, who plays ex-CIA operative Brian Mills in the “Taken” movies is hosting a contest to promote “Taken 3,” giving fans the chance to have Brian Mills endorse… READ MORE »


LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking website, so it makes sense that many companies would want to advertise their business there. One suggestion: maybe try to not make your engineering ad look a little too much like an ad for an “adult friend.”

The company in question is called TopTal. Their advertisement… READ MORE »

Love & Sex

Above is an email I received via LinkedIn from a Millionaire Matchmaker recruiting site, not to be confused with Patti Stanger’s “Millionaire Matchmaker,” although they intentionally try to be confusing. “Ladies! Meet My Millionaires!” Where have I heard that before? Sounds familiar. Not to flatter myself — I’m sure this email went out to thousands… READ MORE »