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LinkedIn Endorsements:

If you have logged into LinkedIn in the past few months, you may have noticed a new function called Endorsements.  This allow users to certify other members of their LinkedIn network in a particular skill or industry.  If I’ve worked with Bob on a project and he’s proven to have strong SAP Materials Management skills, I can “endorse” him in SAP-MM.  Other users viewing Bob’s profile can see this endorsement alongside all the other endorsements he has received.  On each profile, you can now see a pseudo-barchart ranking that user’s endorsed skills.  But of what value is this feature?

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