If you’re a financial advisor considering LinkedIn and other social networking

Is social networking right for you? 

You could easily spend hours participating in LinkedIn, Twitter or even funkier sites and services. They’re not all worth your investment of time. You can research your options following the steps in “Three Factors to Consider Before Jumping on the Social Media Bandwagon” (free registration may be required to access this article).

By the way, consultant David Drucker recently weighed in on the value of LinkedIn in “Linking Up” and I wrote in April on “How financial advisors use LinkedIn to boost their visibility.”