Since 2006, JD Gershbein, CEO of Owlish Communications, has been helping advance collective awareness of LinkedIn and inspiring opportunity-oriented professionals to step up and achieve on the site. He fuses LinkedIn profile optimization, personal branding, respect-based social networking, marketing communication strategy and classical business development techniques with neuroscience and psychology. J.D. is one of the world's top scholars on LinkedIn, a globally acclaimed speaker and frequent media contributor on social business strategy. He is also Adjunct Professor of Marketing Communications at the Illinois Institute of Technology's Stuart Graduate School of Business, where he is advancing social media marketing as an accredited field of study. His book “The LinkedIn Edge: Creating a Psychological Advantage in Social Business” is due out in fall 2013.
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