Do you feel you are missing updates? Add no more than 150 connections.

  • How many people do you follow on Twitter.
  • How many friends do you have on Facebook?
  • How many connections do you have on LinkedIn?

Do you feel the need to keep on eye on their updates in these social network sites? Do you feel you are missing updates of friends?

You could be right.

A study by researchers at Indiana University pegs the maximum number of friends a user can truly keep in contact with on sites like Twitter and Facebook at 150-200 people.

LinkedIn connections

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Which friends made you shine in 2011? Here are 50 of mine

Just as we are enjoying the last hours of 2011, and celebrating the first hours of 2012 I want share this with you.
Friends that made me shine in 2011. Great company 🙂

Pieter van Osch

Pieter van Osch – now working on his Dutch bog customervibes.com and Refresh Interactive but has an international plan on mindful marketing for 2012 @pyotr

Drive your business growth with super enthusiastic customers.

Monique Bolung

Monique Bolung – a coach that is really good in team coaching especially management teams. She is launching a new program and starts in January 2012. So glad that I am her Greater Than Yourself project. She is helping me to face my fear for earning more money and making me look beyond myself. A warm hard and a sharp mind. @breinkorf

boardroom consultant, executive coach, team coach, conflictcoach

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More friends on Facebook? Make your invitations personal

If you want to add more friends on Facebook use the Friend finder.
www.facebook.com/find-friends/

You can invite friends with:

  1. Your contact list in the online email service like Gmail.
  2. Upload a contact list from you desktop email program like Thunderbird or Outlook
  3. Invite friends that are suggested
  4. enter name, email address or a keyword for your niche
  5. your schools or employers to find former class mates or ex-collegues (if you want to of course)
  6. your Instant Messanger contacts

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