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How to Create a Killer LinkedIn Profile

Do you know how your LinkedIn profile stacks up against other users’? Are you maximizing all the features to give you an edge on your competition?

Good news–LinkedIn recently brought back a feature that will help you determine just that.

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LinkedIn’s latest acquisition will train you for your dream job

LinkedIn has always been helpful if you’re seeking a job, but now it can train you for one too, thanks to a $1.5 billion deal to acquire Lynda.com. That site offers nearly 3,500 courses by subscription on subjects ranging from web design to leadership body language, all taught by industry experts. Citing the obvious synergy between the companies, LinkedIn said that the deal would help job-seekers “know what skills are need for available jobs in a desired city… and then be prompted to take the relevant and accredited courses to acquire this skill.”

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