LinkedIn is considered the social network for professionals, which means that college students should be using it. But “using” LinkedIn is about more than just building a profile and waiting for internship and job offers to coming pouring in. This post will help you understand how to use LinkedIn to effectively build your professional network.
LinkedIn is the oldest and most underused social network. It also is the most important when it comes to professional networking, even more so than Facebook or Twitter. Read this guest post from Steven Chappell, student media specialist, to better understand why you should use LinkedIn more than Facebook or Twitter.
LinkedIn is called a virtual cocktail party because of its ability to connect people in common industry. What do you see as the overwhelming benefit of LinkedIn?