Category Archives: Recommendations

Congratulations: You Just Got Endorsed by the Invisible Man!

You log into LinkedIn and up pops a new endorsement! It’s for Rutebaga Wrangling! From one of your LinkedIn connections…you glance at the picture…trying to recall that face…but there is NO FACE. Congratulations: You just got endorsed by the Invisible … Continue reading

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No, Really: Please Don’t Endorse Me!

Click Happy? Don’t Endorse What You Haven’t Experienced LinkedIn endorsements are built to be cheap. Any first-degree connection who is click-happy, intimidated or fooled by the LinkedIn prompt panels can endorse ALL of your professional skills – including some that … Continue reading

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Someone Just Endorsed You for Rutabaga Wrangling…

Managing Your LinkedIn Skills and Endorsements Update: In the spring of 2014, LinkedIn introduced three much needed controls on Endorsements. Read about them here. “Just ignore the whole Skills section; it panders to recruiters,” was my first thought. A job … Continue reading

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