Why Having a Career Mentor is Less Important Than You Think

This post was originally published by HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes on the LinkedIn Influencer blog. Follow Ryan on LinkedIn: Ever heard of Markus Frind? He’s CEO of one of the world’s largest online dating sites, Plenty of Fish, which he founded back in 2003. This July, Frind sold his company to the Match Group for a sweet $575 million.Read the full article

  • IAC’s Match Plans a New Hookup

    wsj.com - 21 readers, 56 Tweets - Match Group, a subsidiary of IAC/InterActiveCorp, will buy dating site PlentyOfFish for $575 million in cash before its proposed initial public offering.

  • AndMoney Comes Rolling In

    inc.com - 26 readers, 184 Tweets - Markus Frind works one hour a day and brings in $10 million a year. How does he do it? He keeps things simple.