How and why to grow your LinkedIn network Bragging to your friends about the dozens of connections you’ve amassed on LinkedIn? Chuck Hester kicks your butt. By Christine KentNov. 20, 2008 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.