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How do you send an InMail on LinkedIn?

To send an InMail:

  1. Navigate to the profile of the LinkedIn member you’d like to send an InMail.
  2. Tap Message in the introduction card.
  3. Type the subject in the Subject field (optional).
  4. Type the message in the text box.
  5. Tap Send.

Is it OK to send InMail on LinkedIn?

You can only send LinkedIn messages to your first-degree connections. To contact someone who’s not in your network, you’ll need to send an InMail. With InMail, you’ll have the ability to connect with new people and recruiters on LinkedIn.

How do I send free InMail on LinkedIn?

Step 1: Go to your connection’s LinkedIn profile. Step 2: Click the blue “Message” button at the top of their profile. Step 3: Compose a message and press enter to send.

How does LinkedIn InMail work?

InMail allows you to directly message another LinkedIn member that you’re not connected to. Note: If you have a Basic (free) account, you can only directly message LinkedIn members that you’re connected to. You can’t message a member if they’ve chosen not to receive InMail in their message preferences settings.

Is LinkedIn profitable for Microsoft?

According to Microsoft the acquisition is a big success. It has managed to grow LinkedIn’s revenue quarter after quarter since. In FY 2017, LinkedIn brought in US$2.3 billion of revenue for Microsoft.

Who owns Microsoft now?

The top shareholders of Microsoft are Satya Nadella, Bradford L. Smith, Jean-Philippe Courtois, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc. (BLK), and State Street Corp. Below is a look in more detail at Microsoft’s 6 biggest shareholders.

Why did Microsoft buy LinkedIn?

Microsoft’s $26.2-billion acquisition of LinkedIn aimed to grow the professional networking site and integrate it with Microsoft’s enterprise software, such as Office 365. LinkedIn retained its distinct brand and culture — and also its CEO, Jeff Weiner, who began reporting to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

Does LinkedIn have stock?

In a regulatory filing Thursday, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) disclosed that it has notified the Securities and Exchange Commission of its intent to delist LinkedIn on Dec. 19. This means the NYSE will remove the entirety of LinkedIn’s Class A common stock from listing and registration on the exchange.

What is LinkedIn worth today?

Microsoft, recognizing the value of LinkedIn, acquired the company for $26.2 billion in 2016.

Is not having a LinkedIn bad?

Absolutely it hurts not having one. If for not other reason than that’s where recruiters and employers search to find people. They also look for your profile after you’ve applied to see what you really have to say about yourself. Sure, you can find a job without having a LinkedIn profile, but it’s a lot harder.

Do employers actually use LinkedIn?

Recruiters and employers both use LinkedIn to source candidates for employment, sometimes even using recently departed employees or newly-placed employees for career-networking opportunities of their own.