LinkedIn Just Added an ‘Ask for a Referral’ Button

Applicants who include them are four times more likely to hear back from recruiters

95 percent of 'talent-acquisition leaders' cited the importance of referrals LinkedIn

Have you ever wanted to ask one of your connections on LinkedIn for a referral as part of your job-seeking process? The professional network introduced a button Monday enabling users to easily do just that.

@9Number9 David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.