LinkedIn as a resource to find top candidates. However, if you’re only keeping your profile current, you’re missing out on a huge opportunity to leverage your connections.
In the last five years, I’ve had countless conversations with friends, family and even a few strangers about the real value of connections on LinkedIn. Like many, they may be accepting and seeking connections, but that’s the extent of their action on the site—and that’s a big mistake. If you’re in the market for a new career, here are six things you should be doing to get the most out of your LinkedIn connections.