The world’s largest professional network, LinkedIn, launched LinkedIn Placements on Wednesday, aimed at making graduating students across India easily find their first job. Also Read - Ola to offer free oxygen concentrators to the needyAlso Read - Personal data of almost 500 mn LinkedIn users for sale online, Co deny breach
“Our conversations with students, placement officers and recruiters involved in campus recruitment point to an unmet need for efficiency and effectiveness,” said Ganesan Venakatasubramanian, head, engineering, LinkedIn India in a statement on launching the solution.bv. Also Read - LinkedIn being used by hackers to dupe people with fake job offers
Developed locally by more than 40 LinkedIn employees, LinkedIn Placements enables students to apply for jobs from anywhere and anytime and stay informed. The professional network is piloting LinkedIn Placements first in India.
LinkedIn recently crossed 30 million user mark in India. India is its largest market outside the US. Globally, LinkedIn has over 364 million members. Top bosses at the world s 50 biggest companies are using Twitter and LinkedIn more than they did two years ago and have completely deserted Facebook, a new study reveals.