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LinkedIn is now the preferred tool for recruiters

Maria Varmazis had maintained her profile on the professional networking site LinkedIn for a few years, promoting her career experience and skills as a content strategist for a Quincy online education and marketing firm.

Then last year, Rapid7 Inc., a fast-growing Boston security software company, contacted her through her LinkedIn account. A short time later, she accepted a job offer as a marketing content manager at the company.

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