WhoKnows builds a network of expertise as well as relationships. Therefore, WhoKnows can find and recommend colleagues based on their profile, their expertise, and their relationships.
If you search for a topic or skill
WhoKnows will recommend any colleague that has a matching skill published to their profile. WhoKnows can also match on synonyms and related terms to increase discoverability.
If you search for a person's name, title, company, etc
WhoKnows will return three types of potenital results...
- Any colleague that matches the search criteria
- Any contact of yours that matches the search criteria (1st degree contacts)
- Any colleague that can introduce you to a contact that matches the search criteria (2nd degree contacts)