In the world of today where social networking has completely taken over the web many people have succeeded in numerous ways that they could not have before, in terms of networking and social interaction. Today, when you use sites like www.linkedin.com you can not only know people who are your direct friends and colleagues but people who are indirect friends of your friends. This free availability of relationships is something that was never possible before in the previous world of social interaction and networking. Thus, my point being that being a member of a site like www.linkedin.com is a requirement in today's fast-paced business world.
The opportunities that have been presented to me are numerous and I can't think how such amazing opportunities would have been without www.linkedin.com before. All I can say is that you need to check out this site and get registered! It will definitely help your career and job outlook. It also has many other benefits that I won't list but you can see the potential once you get signed up on their site. Check it out!