The only thing LinkedIn has going for it is re-connecting to old colleagues who you lost touch with. But do you want to be the bait by which MS forces past friends to give up their ph#? Not worth it.
@resist1984 Oh I didn't mean to defend stinkedin! Its turning into a social network like facebook anyway, not a place for "real" work.
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