LinkedIn has become arguably the preferred networking resource for professionals. Data suggests that most employers use LinkedIn to peruse and assess potential employees. Research by Jobvite finds that 98% of recruiters use LinkedIn to find suitable employees while only 38% of job seekers use LinkedIn.
Unsurprisingly, career advisors recommend that whether or not you are actively looking for a new job that you keep your LinkedIn profile complete and up-to-date and advise joining and actively participating in appropriate LinkedIn professional groups.
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