LinkedIn, the social network aimed squarely at professionals eager to connect with colleagues and score potential business opportunities, began trading on the New York Stock Exchange this morning, and things are looking extremely bright for the company.
For those of us who have/had been unemployed for a while, LinkedIn was/is an important tool moving forward with your career in terms of learning what is going on with the job market, and making all important connections.
Job postings are free, but more regulated than Craig's list, and is therefore the preferred job site portal for many companies.
this is initial ipo craze, and though while the $45 ipo jump to $100+ blah blah blah sounds interesting it isnt, considering youre going to need to be a market maker to see anything NEAR that initial pricing. If you noticed the article stated it started at roughly $81.