Top 10 Reasons Your LinkedIn Messages Are Being Ignored 

By: Isaiah Hankel

I set a goal to connect with two new people a day on LinkedIn. This was my entire job search strategy… Get on LinkedIn. Find someone who worked for Baxter, Pfizer, Amgen or similar. Click the blue connect button. Repeat once. Go back to writing my thesis. The end. It was a bad strategy. No one accepted my connection requests. Literally no one. I remember refreshing my screen at the end of every day hoping to see some new connections. I thought that something was wrong with my account. I even sent an email to LinkedIn’s customer service department. They…