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thenewgreen  ·  2836 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Sometimes LinkedIn and other sites like it freak me out a little

Also, your "just in case" scenario is right on the money. I update my resume there about every 6 months. Otherwise, I may forget to. If you spend 5 or more years at a company and then all of a sudden are back on the market for a job, it may be difficult to recount all of your accomplishments over those 5 years. If you update your LinkedIn account regularly, you will be prepared for such things.