Below is an article from the October 11, 2009 career section of the Minneapolis StarTribune
October 11, 2009
By Brett Pyrtle, Minneapolis StarTribune
Facebook, LinkedIn and other electronic tools are great ways to build a network. But smart job seekers don't limit their connections to cyberspace.
Fueled by an economic downturn, social and career networking sites are full of people using their computers to stay connected with one another. But in a job search, an online approach to networking will only go so far.