LinkedIn: Top Ten Trivia Facts On Professional Networking. How Much Do You Know? Take This Quiz To Learn More!

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LinkedIn initially initiated as a digitized version of CVs has become one of the most powerful social media platforms intended to promote personal brands. LinkedIn is an American business and employment-oriented service that operates via websites and mobile apps. This short quiz will test your knowledge of what you know about personal branding on LinkedIn.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When was LinkedIn founded?

    • A.

      2002

    • B.

      2009

    • C.

      Option 3

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. 2002
    Explanation
    LinkedIn was founded in 2002.

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  • 2. 

    What of the following is not a founder of LinkedIn?

    • A.

      Reid Hoffman

    • B.

      Allen Blue`

    • C.

      Eric Ly

    • D.

      Jack Jones

    Correct Answer
    D. Jack Jones
    Explanation
    Jack Jones is not a founder of LinkedIn. The question asks for the person who is not a founder, and the other three options, Reid Hoffman, Allen Blue, and Eric Ly, are all known to be founders of LinkedIn.

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  • 3. 

    What is the official website for LinkedIn?

    • A.

      Www.LinkedIn.org

    • B.

      Www.LinkedIn.com

    • C.

      Www.LinkedInInc.org

    • D.

      Www.LinkedInInc.com

    Correct Answer
    B. Www.LinkedIn.com
    Explanation
    The official website for LinkedIn is www.LinkedIn.com.

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  • 4. 

    When was LinkedIn launched?

    • A.

      2010

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      2003

    • D.

      2006

    Correct Answer
    C. 2003
    Explanation
    LinkedIn was launched in 2003. This social networking platform was founded by Reid Hoffman, Allen Blue, Konstantin Guericke, Eric Ly, and Jean-Luc Vaillant. It was created with the aim of connecting professionals and facilitating networking opportunities in the business world. Since its launch, LinkedIn has grown exponentially and has become the leading platform for professionals to showcase their skills, connect with colleagues, and find job opportunities.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following best describe personal branding?

    • A.

      Actively managing of one's image to position one-self for career opportunities

    • B.

      Making a living

    • C.

      Meeting suitable people to go on a date with

    • D.

      Making more money for oneself

    Correct Answer
    A. Actively managing of one's image to position one-self for career opportunities
    Explanation
    Personal branding refers to the intentional and strategic management of one's image and reputation in order to position oneself for career opportunities. It involves actively shaping how others perceive and perceive oneself, in order to establish a strong professional identity and stand out in a competitive job market. This includes managing one's online presence, networking, and consistently showcasing skills and expertise. Personal branding goes beyond simply making a living or making more money for oneself, as it focuses on creating a unique and compelling personal brand that can attract career opportunities.

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  • 6. 

    The term "Personal Branding" was coined by?

    • A.

      Napoleon Hills

    • B.

      Fred Mercury

    • C.

      Martin Luther

    • D.

      Adolf Hitler

    Correct Answer
    A. Napoleon Hills
    Explanation
    Napoleon Hills is the correct answer because he is widely credited with coining the term "Personal Branding" in his famous book "Think and Grow Rich" published in 1937. In the book, Hills emphasized the importance of creating a strong personal brand and how it can lead to success in various aspects of life. His concept of personal branding has since become a popular and influential idea in the field of self-improvement and personal development.

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  • 7. 

    When was the term "Personal Branding" introduced?

    • A.

      1914

    • B.

      1913

    • C.

      1936

    • D.

      1937

    Correct Answer
    D. 1937
  • 8. 

    Why has LinkedIn become the best tool for personal branding?

    • A.

      Because it is a social network

    • B.

      Because it is easy to use

    • C.

      Because customers have always preferred the "human touch" to corporate caress

    • D.

      Because it bases more creating job opportunities

    Correct Answer
    C. Because customers have always preferred the "human touch" to corporate caress
    Explanation
    LinkedIn has become the best tool for personal branding because customers have always preferred the "human touch" to corporate caress. This implies that customers value authentic and personal connections rather than impersonal corporate interactions. LinkedIn provides a platform for professionals to showcase their skills, experience, and personality, allowing them to establish genuine connections with potential employers, clients, and colleagues. By emphasizing the human aspect of personal branding, LinkedIn has gained popularity as a trusted platform for professionals to build their personal brand and network with others in their industry.

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  • 9. 

    Why has LinkedIn become the best tool for personal branding?

    • A.

      Because it is a social network

    • B.

      Because it is easy to use

    • C.

      Because LinkedIn allow people to grow and interact with a highly targeted audience 

    • D.

      Because it bases more creating job opportunities

    Correct Answer
    C. Because LinkedIn allow people to grow and interact with a highly targeted audience 
    Explanation
    LinkedIn has become the best tool for personal branding because it allows people to grow and interact with a highly targeted audience. Unlike other social networks, LinkedIn is specifically designed for professional networking and connecting with industry-specific individuals. It provides a platform for individuals to showcase their skills, experience, and achievements, making it easier for them to build their personal brand and establish themselves as experts in their field. Additionally, LinkedIn's advanced search features and targeted advertising options allow users to reach a specific audience, further enhancing their personal branding efforts.

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  • 10. 

    Where is LinkedIn headquarter?

    • A.

      California

    • B.

      Los Angeles

    • C.

      Chicago

    • D.

      Lisbon

    Correct Answer
    A. California
    Explanation
    LinkedIn's headquarters is located in California.

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