LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking website, boasting over 150 million users. LinkedIn launched in 2003, and is based in Silicon Valley. The CEO, Jeff Weiner, was previously a Yahoo! Inc. executive. Reid Hoffman and founding members of PayPal founded LinkedIn. It allows you to exchange knowledge and ideas while connecting with new and old professional contacts. LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool for professionals in any industry and can lead to new professional contacts as well as new clients for your practice.
The first rule when using LinkedIn is to fill out your profile completely.