Connecting to people we don’t know and can’t recall on LinkedIn is wasting our time

Time you could be spending sewing face masks, baking sourdough, looting stores or waiting for Q’s next cryptic instruction

How many contacts can you really stay up-to-date with?

How much is your lost LinkedIn time worth?

And that’s before you account for LinkedIn trying to stop you staying up-to-date with everyone

Even if you could comprehend that many updates, you’d never remember all those people

I have a social network disability

So, like, why?

I’m Alan Jones, an EiR for startup accelerators, GP at M8 Ventures. Previously investor, founder, and early Yahoo PM. Opinions mine (but should also be yours).

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