The latest LinkedIn mobile apps for iOS and Android allow you to personlise your connection requests.
Personalised connection requests are a great networking tool but until recently, this feature was not available in LinkedIn's smartphone apps. This has been remedied now - here's how to do it:
Bear in mind that you cannot include email adresses and URLs in your personalised message - and there's a limit on the number of allowed characters. So keep the message short and to the point; simply tell the recipient who you are and why you should be connected.