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New ABA book helps readers master LinkedIn in just one hour

By John Glynn

CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2014 — We work in a world of networks, connections, referrals and recommendations. These connections can be leveraged to take your career to the next level through LinkedIn, the premier social networking tool for business. The new American Bar Association book “LinkedIn in One Hour” will help anyone — from new to advanced users alike — make the most of their online professional networking.

In just one hour, readers will learn to:

  • Create a robust, dynamic profile and take advantage of new multimedia options.
  • Get up to speed on new features such as endorsements, influencers, contacts and channels.
  • Use search tools to enhance their network.
  • Monitor their network with ease.
  • Develop a LinkedIn strategy to grow their professional network.

“LinkedIn in One Hour” was written by Dennis Kennedy, an attorney for MasterCard Worldwide in O’Fallon, Mo., and Allison C. Shields, founder and president of Legal Ease Consulting Inc. in Long Island, N.Y.

Title:                      “LinkedIn in One Hour”

Publisher:              ABA Law Practice Division

Pages:                    141

Product Code:        5110772

ISBN:                     978-1-62722-310-2

Size:                      7 x 8.5

Price:                     $49.95

Orders:                   800-285-2221 or

Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an email to Lindsay Dawson at If you publish a review of this book, please send tear sheets or a copy for our files to Lindsay Dawson, American Bar Association, Book Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.

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