LinkedIn is a social networking site for professionals with currently over 400 million users. According to their website, LinkedIn has three main functions:
- Build your professional identity online and stay in touch with colleagues and classmates
- Discover professional opportunities, business deals, and new ventures
- Get the latest news, inspiration, and insights you need to be great at what you do
In my slideshare presentation, I provide key information on how organizations can best utilize LinkedIn for their business needs.
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