Editors Blog


Got Something to Say?

October 3, 2011
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

If you love this industry and have a lot to say about it, I have a great place for you to try out: LinkedIn. And, more specifically, I recommend that you join The NEWS Network, our magazine’s discussion group on LinkedIn.

I once heard that people treat Facebook like a backyard BBQ, MySpace like a bar, and LinkedIn like a cocktail networking hour. What that means is that LinkedIn is a great place for you to be as a professional. I’m amazed by the connections I’ve made to really sharp people in the industry through LinkedIn.

And I also enjoy seeing the range of comments that people post — especially when the topic is controversial. Discussions in our group have covered everything from dry-shipped R-22 units to the skills gap of new hires to whether the green movement has lost its luster. I may be going out on a limb here, but chances are that if you have a pulse and are in HVAC, you’ve probably got a strong opinion on one (if not all) of these topics. And we’d appreciate hearing your view.

We’re up to 700 members now, but we’re always looking for more people to join us and add to the dialogue about the HVAC industry. You can join us here, or find us by searching “air conditioning news” under LinkedIn Groups.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Podcasts

NEWSmakers: Julian Scadden

Training is an ongoing process. Julian will discuss how you can generate maximum return on time and energy invested training by following a three part process. Listen to this podcast to get expert tips on training, tracking and follow up. 

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-21-14 cover

2014 April 21

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

SERVICE CALLS POLL

Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con