For simplicity LinkedIn can be described as ‘Facebook for professionals’. Funny definition right? Yes, its intentional… If you are a professional and you want to be known for what you are good at, then you need a LinkedIn professional profile today.
Being on LinkedIn gives you the opportunity to access over 175 million professionals who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas and opportunities. It also, increases your visibility to recruiters and hiring managers.
As the need for hard-copy CVs are fading off, a professional LinkedIn profile is gradually replacing hard-copy CVs. LinkedIn is becoming a data-rich talent pool for professionals and now is the best time to be on LinkedIn.