Online social networking Author Jacco Valkenburg Presented To European Recruitment Team Date 28 September 2004 European Re...
Online social networking <ul><li>Largest online social websites (Europe) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Networks </li></ul...
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LinkedIn.com <ul><li>Online business networking; Friends of my friends </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Facts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul>...
Authors <ul><li>This presentation was prepared by: </li></ul><ul><li>Jacco Valkenburg, Senior Recruiter </li></ul><ul><li>...
 
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Online Social Networking (2004)

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My first presentation about online social networking, including a LinkedIn workshop, on September 2004 for the European Recruitment Team at BearingPoint.

This brief introduction was followed by a workshop to experience LinkedIn.

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Online Social Networking (2004)

  1. 1. Online social networking Author Jacco Valkenburg Presented To European Recruitment Team Date 28 September 2004 European Recruitment Team
  2. 2. Online social networking <ul><li>Largest online social websites (Europe) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Networks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>LinkedIn.com </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ryze.com </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Tribe.net </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Networks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Ecademy (UK) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Friendster.com </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Orkut.com (affiliation with Google) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. LinkedIn
  4. 4. LinkedIn.com <ul><li>Online business networking; Friends of my friends </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Facts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Launched May 2003 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Over 1 million users worldwide </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Focus on business customers, executives and celebrities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Strengthens and extends your existing network of trusted contacts </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Search within your network and contacts without referrals (sales, recruiting etc) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Number of users </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>55.000 in UK </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>21.000 in Netherlands, 23.000 in France </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>13.000 in Germany, 8.300 in Sweden </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Authors <ul><li>This presentation was prepared by: </li></ul><ul><li>Jacco Valkenburg, Senior Recruiter </li></ul><ul><li>BearingPoint </li></ul><ul><li>Parkstraat 83 </li></ul><ul><li>2514 JG The Hague, Netherlands </li></ul><ul><li>Tel: +31 70 353 8201 </li></ul><ul><li>Fax: +31 70 353 8333 </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail: jacco.valkenburg@bearingpoint.com </li></ul>This document is protected under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries as an unpublished work. This document contains information that is proprietary and confidential to BearingPoint, Inc. or its technical alliance partners, which shall not be disclosed outside or duplicated, used, or disclosed in whole or in part for any purpose other than to evaluate BearingPoint, Inc. Any use or disclosure in whole or in part of this information without the express written permission of BearingPoint, Inc. is prohibited. © 2002 BearingPoint, Inc. (Unpublished). All rights reserved.

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