October 9, 2008
Publisher's Note
Today's technology makes it so easy to connect with people, often a bit too easy, making a portion of that activity quite meaningless. LinkedIn is a great tool that can result in some terrific benefits on both a business level and personally. I think a good rule of thumb, though, for using social networks such as this should be:

Would you meet that person at Starbucks for an hour?

If not, then don't try to connect with them. Quality trumps quantity. Now, go schedule a meeting at a coffee shop with a contact you haven't seen in a long time or with someone you would like to get to know. Let it brew.....

Rob Nance
Publisher
AccountingWEB, Inc.

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