Interview

Who is a typical Xing member?

The average age is between thirty and forty. More than 70 percent of members have university studies. More than 15 percent are over fifty, which indicates that Xing is easy to use for people who might be less experienced with new technology.

How is Xing different from the other online professional networks?

Basically, right now there are a lot of social networks, and very few are professional networks, maybe three or four at an international level. One of things that makes Xing different is that the members are much more active. They spend more time on the platform, they use more tools, and they’re engaged in networking both online and offline. We’re the only platform that has a role called the ambassador. ...

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