By Danielle Beauparlant Moser and Renee Zung


The recurring inquiry of the week has been around LinkedIn's mandatory field: Skills + Endorsements.

One question was: "It is funny when connections will endorse me for skills where they have absolutely no way of knowing whether I do or don't possess those skills ... why is that?"

This is the way we answered it.

The challenge lies in the fact that the Endorsements weren't allowed to grow organically. That is why they're given little or no...

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