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Let’s Get Linkedin in Perspective

Tweet Linkedin has 200 million members and there are more than 3 billion people in the workforce globally.  Even excluding industry/education/location-specific workers, that’s still a lot of people who are not on Linkedin, so make other platforms/stratagems work for you in … Continue reading

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‘Sex and the Office’ by Jule Berebitsky

Tweet In her latest book, Sex and the Office: A History of Gender, Power, and Desire, Julie Berebitsky, a professor of history at Sewanee, cites several advice-giving guidebooks which sprung up to serve the considerable number who found themselves in situations that … Continue reading

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Sheryl Sandberg on The Lack of Women Leaders at the Top

Tweet Sheryl Sandberg is the chief operating officer of Facebook. Prior to Facebook, Ms. Sandberg was Vice President of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google  and prior to Google, she served as chief of staff for the United States Department of the … Continue reading

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Avoid These Errors When Posting on LinkedIn

Tweet HCareers is a great site with lots of resource materials, one of which is the article below from Laura Smith-Proulx.    “By now, you’ve certainly heard why a polished, professional LinkedIn Profile could actually be MORE important than your resume. … Continue reading

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‘Credibility: hard to earn, easy to lose’

Tweet Thanks to Forbes and Senior Editor Deborah L. Jacobs for this great article from guest post-er Dianna Booher author of Communicate with Confidence! How to Say it Right the First Time and Every Time! (2nd Edition McGraw-Hill Professional 2011).   “….People … Continue reading

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‘The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking…’ part five

Tweet Oakville Public Library Business Online Book Club is a free service made possible with the help of the Sprott Foundation   The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking . . . Because People Do Business with People They Like By … Continue reading

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‘The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking…’ part four

Tweet Oakville Public Library  Business Online Book Club is a free service made possible with the help of the Sprott Foundation   The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking . . . Because People Do Business with People They Like … Continue reading

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‘The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking…’ part three

Tweet Oakville Public Library  Business Online Book Club is a free service made possible with the help of the Sprott Foundation   The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking . . . Because People Do Business with People They Like … Continue reading

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‘The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking…’ part two

Tweet Oakville Public Library Business Online Book Club is a free service made possible with the help of the Sprott Foundation   The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking . . . Because People Do Business with People They Like By … Continue reading

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‘The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking…’ part one

Tweet Oakville Public Library Business Online Book Club is a free service made possible with the help of the Sprott Foundation     The 11 Laws of Likability: Relationship Networking . . . Because People Do Business with People They Like By … Continue reading

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