Make social networking work for you (Guest commentary)Internet opens up a new avenue for those who aren't 'social butterflies'By Rebecca Schalm10/19/2009|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 10/18/2009 Is it just me or is everyone more interested in “networking” these days? I’ve noticed a significant increase in “join my network” requests from people I know, have known or barely know through sites such as LinkedIn. Everyone seems to be interested in connecting and exchanging contact information.Is social networking taking over the planet or are we all just feeling a little leery about storing a lifetime of contacts in our company Outlook address book? I am inclined to believe it has more to do with the latter.Why join the social networking bandwagon? To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.