I’m doing my regular maintenance and cleaning up my network a bit… the horribly tedious way of removing connections has… disappeared. It took some hunting around (spent way too much time on LinkedIn trying to find it on my own), but finally found a really good solution.
Actually, this is an awesome solution… you can now easily remove a connection right from their Profile page. This is a huge deal. In the olden days you had to go through many pages and clicks to hunt down a contact and delete them. Now… easy!
Simply go to the person’s Profile page, mouse over the drop down next to Send a message, and scroll to the bottom of the dropdown (I had to scroll my page so that I could see all of the options in the dropdown). The bottom one allows you to remove. Thanks to the ever-reliable Stacy Zapar for the reliable post on how to do this.
Note that when you remove the person as a Contact, you’ll lose any notes you have on them: