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How to eliminate duplicate profiles on LinkedIn

How to eliminate duplicate profiles on LinkedIn

Here is how I advise clients to deal with duplicate, or even multiple, LinkedIn profiles: See which profile has the greater number of RECOMMENDATIONS, CONTACTS, and even old email addresses. Choose to keep the profile that has the greater number of contacts/recommendations/email addresses; everything except old email addresses on the profile portion can be updated. This is completely a judgment call – you must decide which content is most important to you. You can ask people to reconnect and even to resubmit a recommendation but you cannot add an old email address back in. Review the profile you want to delete (Profile X) and note all of your contacts and their email addresses. TIP: This can be exported from “Connections” into a .csv file. Note any other info you want saved to your preferred profile (Profile A). TIP: Print the profile. Update Profile A: Current summary, experience, education, websites, groups,

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