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Facebook's (FB +3.1%) plan to create a job board in partnership with 3rd-party platforms isn't a...

Facebook's (FB +3.1%) plan to create a job board in partnership with 3rd-party platforms isn't a threat to LinkedIn (LNKD -5.6%), argue JPMorgan and Topeka Capital. Both firms bring up the preference of users to maintain separate personal and professional social networking profiles, and JPMorgan notes BranchOut, one of Facebook's reported launch partners, has seen a major drop in traffic (per AppData) since April.
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  • davidingeorgia
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    Is Facebook really a threat to anything other than the privacy of the people who use it?
    9 Jul 2012, 01:21 PM Reply Like
  • Hendershott
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    Google seems to think so.
    9 Jul 2012, 05:40 PM Reply Like
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