Aside from the obviously desired interview or job, interacting with like-minded individuals about business opportunities can provide more than you may think.
If your professional identity has been tainted by your social media presence, you could inadvertently be limiting your career and putting a cap on your earning potential.
A small-town woman from Fayetteville, Tenn., Sharon Price John decided early in her life that career intimidation would never be part of her story.
Seta Whitford-Stark was dumbfounded last year when she found out her daughter Amy quit her job at an employee-recruiting agency to work for LinkedIn, an Internet company that Seta had never heard of.
LinkedIn Corp. posted a third-quarter loss on Thursday, but its results were better than expected as revenue grew sharply, sending shares of the online professional networking service higher in...