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Shameless Work Influencers Are the Bane of LinkedIn

The professional networking platform showcases everything gone wrong with the attention economy

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A little over a year ago, as the severity of the Covid-19 pandemic began to sink in, people began losing their jobs. The losses were swift and historic, with a quarter of adults in the U.S. reporting they or someone in…




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