by Carmen O’Donnell
LinkedIn has over 60 million members in over 200 countries and territories around the world.
A new member joins LinkedIn approximately every second.
Executives from all Fortune 500 companies are LinkedIn members.
LinkedIn is your new best friend. If you haven’t met, you must be one of the few who haven’t realized the incredible marketing and networking potential that this unpretentious site has to offer.
LinkedIn allows users to create profiles to summarize their professional experience and accomplishments. But don’t be fooled, LinkedIn is no Facebook. You won’t find any silly games or party photos here, just pure unadulterated networking. If you’ve never used LinkedIn before and don’t have an account, here’s a good place to start for more information.
Once you’ve set up your LinkedIn profile, it’s time to leverage your online presence to achieve your goal of increasing your professional network or finding a job or client. Read Carmen’s full post on the DesignMatters Blog here.