I feel like I use LinkedIn begrudgingly these days. It is where business people tend to want to connect but groups and other fora seem to have become opportunities to spam everyone with some or other deal. It all seems to be a lot of LinkedIn spam. It reminds me of Benjamin Smith’s post on the Observer last week:
Here’s Why I Don’t Write on LinkedIn and Why You Shouldn’t Either https://t.co/m6rJT7DQMF
— Ben Smith (@Benjaminsmith) December 9, 2015
I’m sure there is still much value in LinkedIn but my experience of it is increasingly negative. I basically use it because I may trip over the value one day and unearth the sparkling opportunities concealed under the muck.