LinkedIn's Direction

Ben Evans on LinkedIn Now, I entirely understand that the LinkedIn business model is to sell my CV to recruiters, not give me useful tools to manage my network. I also understand that all the mediocre me-too news-aggregation is a way to try to get me to spend more time on the site, rather than […]

Recruiters: Your Days Are Numbered. Seriously ?

It is quite true that We’re already seeing signs of disruption. For example, dedicated social recruiting tools such as BranchOut, Jobvite, and HireRabbit are shifting the responsibility of recruitment away from recruiting professionals and toward company employees, who get rewarded for connecting their networks to their employers. In effect, recruiters are being marginalized by collaborative […]

Linkedin EveryWhere– Few thoughts

LinkedIn has been creating a lot of buzz  lately  for all the good reasons which could only be good for the web.  Be it their first announcement of quarterly results after being public or be it with subtle changes like profile makeover  or advertise yourself/firm feature or  the new  Apply with LinkedIn button. All of […]