Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways has launched an innovative online mapping tool developed in cooperation with professional network LinkedIn to make it easier to message new contacts, arrange meetings and be more productive while travelling.
The airline said its ”Etihad Mapped-Out” tool offers professionals on LinkedIn the ability to search their connections by geographical location and see them displayed on a map making it easier for business travelers to connect with their global network of contacts as they travel.
According to the airline, LinkedIn members can enter search parameters based on geographical area, industries of interest; and first- and/or second-degree connections. The result of the search is a personalised map of the member”s LinkedIn connections, with a listing of business contacts within the region.
Source: The Hindu Business Line