So you’ve received a LinkedIn invitation, or you’ve overheard friends talking about it, and you might be wondering, exactly what is LinkedIn anyway?
Simply put, it’s a business-focused social network, designed first and foremost to help you leverage your existing relationships. You can also meet and interact with new people, in a professional context. Here’s what LinkedIn themselves have to say about it:
For more about what makes LinkedIn uniquely beneficial for business vs. other social networking sites, see Why Use LinkedIn?