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10 Essential Facts
Career Professionals Need to Know About LinkedIn Now!
Joshua Waldman, Author “Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies”

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About Joshua Waldman
Joshua Waldman, author of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies, has offered LinkedIn profile writing services for the last two years. Waldman is the founder of the CareerEnlightenment.com blog, which won the About.com 2013 Reader’s Choice Award for best career blog. When he hires new writers, Waldman asks them to go through his customized training program, now available to the public as “The LinkedIn Profile Writing Masterclass.” [careerenlightenment.com/lipw]

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