In my regular job as well as with Successful Graduate, I get to meet some really talented high school and university students. It means I get a lot of requests to connect on social media, particularly Facebook.

But as I work more and more within graduate employablity, I get a lot of requests on LinkedIn. Even more so, I get connection requests from students I have either never met or can't remember meeting (depending on who ask, it is most likely the latter!).

Professional opinions differ, but I think it's fine to want to connect with someone you haven't met. When I started out, I made c...


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