The number of social networking tools has exploded to the point where some people have been tuning out altogether. There's even a term for it: social networking fatigue.
I'm not fatigued at all! For starters, I've been using LinkedIn to build a foundation of industry colleagues I can call on and count on. In some ways, this smart tool provides the same benefits as meeting in person: Once you're linked, it's a connection you can build on. No, it's not the same as face to face, b