Sunday, November 19, 2017
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Did you know that you can add Kirkpatrick to your skills in your LinkedIn profile? Those who are Kirkpatrick certified qualify for this new endorsement.

      • Go to your profile
      • Click "Edit" to the right of your profile picture
      • Scroll down to the "Skills" section
      • Click the pencil icon on the right to edit this section
      • Type "Kirkpatrick" into the search bar
      • Click "Add"
      • Click "Save"
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While you're in LinkedIn, please take a moment to endorse Jim and Wendy Kirkpatrick for the Kirkpatrick skill and expertise. We would really appreciate it!

Just go to each of our profiles, scroll down to the "Skills" section, find "Kirkpatrick" in the list of skills and click on the plus sign to the right of it.

You must be connected to us before you can endorse us. We invite all of our readers to connect with us on LinkedIn!

We Can Endorse You in Return
Once you're connected with us, if you are bronze level certified or higher, you can email us at to ask us to endorse you.
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# Adrian Vigneault
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 2:03 PM
There is no corresponding "skills and expertise" section on my LinkedIn. Do you mean certifications?
# SuperUser Account
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 2:17 PM
It looks like LinkedIn has eliminated the word "Expertise" from the section we're referring to, so now it is simply called "Skills." However, this should be different from your certifications.
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