Originally Posted by catcon
The #1 rule for breaking in is: Try everything... and be patient!
The LinkedIn request I got last Friday was off a message I sent to the producer on that platform, last October 26th! I know he's been logged in since then, so it just must be that these guys themselves are exhausting and re-hashing every possibility to find stuff - including, it seems, going over ancient LinkedIn messages to see if anything's been missed.
It's a strange, strange biz.
Super strange biz. But, good for you for getting a request after planting the seed. Hope it works out!