No, we’re not obsessed with LinkedIn – well we have written this, this and this. But still! Our obsession is justified, it remains an untapped resource for many graduates and young professionals. The beauty of LinkedIn is that you have to be actively social; sharing knowledge and ideas with people from across the professional spectrum, to seek real benefit.

Founder Reid Hoffman, founder of LinkedIn and “the man to know” in Silicone Valley interviews for Bloomberg’s Game Changers series. Standout minutes in the video: 4min 35 secs in Hoffman explains how he used his job roles at various companies to help make him his own boss.