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Conquer LinkedIn. Get Your Dream Job. Own Your Future.

Omar Garriott By (author)
Jeremy Schifeling By (author)
Lindsey Pollak Foreword by
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Workman Publishing Co

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6.1 X 9.0 in
320 pg

BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / Job Hunting
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / Resumes
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / Interviewing


A definitive guide to maximizing LinkedIn and navigating the changing hiring landscape. Written by hiring gurus Omar Garriott and Jeremy Schifeling, both former LinkedIn marketing heads with invaluable insider perspective the book lays out a five-step job search framework, tying each to discrete actions on LinkedIn. 


“Of all the books that give job hunting advice, this is the most essential.”
—Jeffrey Selingo, New York Times bestselling author of There Is Life After College
“One of the best things you can do to secure a prosperous future is proactively manage your career. This book shows you how.”
—Farnoosh Torabi, financial author and host of the So Money podcast
“Finally! The ultimate guide to the LinkedIn-fueled job search. A must-read for any job seeker.”
—Manny Contomanolis, Director of Career Services, Harvard University

“Unparalleled insights on the job search and a down-to-earth approach that makes even the hardest of steps seem easy. Invaluable as recruiters now only use LinkedIn to connect to candidates."
—Jennifer Bridge, Sr. Director of MBA program, UC-Berkeley Haas

Author Bio

Omar Garriott is the Global Head of Education for Qualtrics and formerly led education product marketing for Salesforce, LinkedIn, Apple, and Adobe. Despite his corporate bona fides, he is at his core a teacher and mentor, having taught third grade through Teach for America—an informative experience that has shaped everything he’s since done—and coached students, ranging from low-income high schoolers to MBAs, on college and career transitions. He also worked as a Career Coach for UC Berkeley Haas and the University of Virginia, was a reporter for Major League Soccer, and has been published in the New York Times,Forbes, and the Washington Post. Follow him on LinkedIn here.

Jeremy Schifeling has devoted his career to helping students succeed in theirs. From recruiting top students at Teach For America to leading student marketing for LinkedIn, he’s touched the lives of millions of people just starting their journeys. Along the way, he’s published a top-selling book on job applications, served as the University of Michigan’s tech career coach, and produced the most-viewed video in LinkedIn’s history. He currently leads teacher outreach efforts at Khan Academy and shares his thoughts on Break into Tech, a site for anyone who wants to launch a tech career. He is the co-founder of The Job Insiders – a one-of-its-kind, 5-star-rated online course that advises jobseekers on the modern job search. Visit him online at and follow him on LinkedIn at

Lindsey Pollak is a New York Times bestselling author and one of the world's leading career and workplace experts. She is passionate about helping individuals and organizations navigate and thrive in the ever-changing world of work. Her books include The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the  Multigenerational Workplace, Becoming the Boss: New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders, and Recalculating: Navigate Your Career Through the Changing World of Work.