How to Use LinkedIn Endorsements Feature to Highlight Your Skills

LinkedIn’s newest feature, Endorsements, lets you highlight the skills youre known for. Here’s how it works, plus four expert tips for making the most of it. Ready to get started? Read the story.
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LinkedIn’s One-Click Endorsement Feature “Crazy Popular” – But Why?

LinkedIn’s one-click endorsements are crazy popular

Endorsements are LinkedIn’s lightweight version of the longer-form recommendation note. This easy vote of approval option was released in late September, offering members a fast, simple way to tell the world that a connection is skilled in any area. The endorsements members receive are then listed on member profiles, in the Skills and Expertise section.

The LinkedIn community so far loves these little hits of recognition; more than 200 million endorsements have been doled out by members since release.

So tell us: have you given any yet? Received any? What do you think of this new enhancement? Read the whole story here.