This does seem to be a viable app to add to your FB account to easily add to your networking capabilities, and does appear to be similar to Linked-In.
Follow this to add to your
A brief description from their site:
" BranchOut helps you expand your career network to include absolutely everyone you know on Facebook. It's an incredibly powerful tool â€” but also a lot of fun to explore.
Every time a Facebook friend joins BranchOut, you see where they used to work, where they work now, and where their friends work. You'd be surprised how many connections you have at companies you've always wanted to work at â€” all through friends of friends. If you're looking for your dream job, these connections can open the door."
Thanks Tammy for your detailed answer, And Doug thanks for the confidence re "marketing guru" :) ... just out here trying to get my arms around all the new things that are popping up.
Increasing Internet influence is my goal for this year.