LinkedIn recommendations are important because good ones can attract recruiters and hiring decision makers to you, as they source and assess talent through LinkedIn search, a prime recruiting tool.
And you need to have at least 3 recommendations for LinkedIn to consider your profile to be “100% complete”, and increase your chances of landing higher in LinkedIn search results.
What’s the best way to get great LinkedIn recommendations? Give good recommendations to get good recommendations. Simple, right?
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