Sociolinguistics

Asking for what you don't want | (WaLK) What a Linguist Know

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A strategy that I have become very aware of lately in professional self-presentation is that of telling an interlocutor who you are and what you do want by way of talking about what you don't (or something that you didn't like, or were told you ... more

tags: Sociolinguistics | Sociolinguistics | interlocutor | Career Development |

How LinkedIn talks about itself | (WaLK) What a Linguist Know

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Warning: if you want to learn about LinkedIn, the “about us” section of their website is about the hardest one to find of any employer that I have ever tried to look at. Like Facebook, LinkedIn's website promotes the product and service that they ... more

tags: LinkedIn | Facebook | Sociolinguistics |