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MJ’s LinkedIn group hits 10,000 members

Posted by: Admin | Posted on: July 23rd, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today, Mining News Networking, Aspermont’s LinkedIn group dedicated to the mining industry, reached a landmark with the arrival of its 10,000th member.

Established in February 2013, the group provides a digital hub for mining professionals looking to make new contacts and drive excellence in their operations. The phenomenal growth seen in both membership and member interaction in less than 18 months confirms the group’s status as the premier place for mining professionals looking to stay abreast of current issues affecting the global mining sector.

Aspermont is the world’s leading publisher and conference provider for the resource and construction sectors. It publishes 15 key print titles for the mining sector, including: Mining Magazine, Mining Journal, Australia’s Mining Monthly, Resource Stocks and International Coal News, and has offices on five continents.

Mining News Networking fosters debate and thought leadership on key industry topics through discussions hosted by Aspermont’s journalists associated with the above print brands, as well as its digital products, MiningNewsPremium and, and its renowned Mines and Money conference series. New discussions are posted on a daily basis.

Some of the discussions that have generated the most interest so far:
• Does FIFO need reconsideration? (posted March 5)
• What security issues does artisanal mining present? (posted April 10)
• Should more be done to promote women in mining? (posted June 4)

Join the group to share your opinions on these important topics and create discussions of your own.

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