Students increasingly using LinkedIn for job searches

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http://www.itwire.com – Students and recent graduates looking to get into the workforce for the first time are increasingly turning to social and professional networks and sites like LinkedIn in their search for a job and inside information about companies. {loadposition peter}In their search for a job, students are using the networks to research companies, explore trends and, according to a study by LinkedIn, they are seeking to “get the inside scoop” on careers from classmates, friends and family.According to the recent LinkedIn survey, more than 35 percent of these “tech savvy” students plan to use Linked (IT news)