Today's LinkedIn Nugget

On #LinkedIn connection requests

ReadandheedI will start using this immediately whenever I get a boiler plate boring request to connect from someone I do not know:

Dear connection requester whom I do not know,  

I could not have said the attached link better, although I have been preaching on this topic for years. I am sending this to you, and I want you to know that LinkedIn wrote it.

Since you did not see fit to tell me where we met, whom we know in common, and/or how we can help each other, I suggest you learn from the link below to save yourself embarassment and further declined invitations. 

Thanks, Marc

PS This is required reading. Click here:

Blog readers, feel free to use this too, as we work together to eradicate this laziness.

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