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Introduction
About Me

Linda Pophal is a small business owner and human resources expert with SHRM-SCP and SPHR credentials. Pophal began her career in communications, helping businesses with internal and external communication objectives, marketing initiatives, branding needs, PR and crisis management. She went on to spend nearly two decades teaching business-related topics at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire before founding her own strategic communications firm.

In addition to her HR accreditations, Pophal was named a Professional Certified Marketer by the American Marketing Association and an Accredited Business Communicator by the International Association of Business Communicators. She has published multiple books, including “The Everything Guide to Customer Engagement” and “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Strategic Planning.” Her work is regularly featured on the SHRM blog, HR Daily Advisor, SAP Viewpoints, CRM Magazine and other outlets.

Experience
Strategic marketing communication consultant/content marketer at Strategic Communications, LLC
October 2008 - Present
Business journalist at American Society of Journalists and Authors
September 1991 - Present
Education
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Psychology, Social Work, Sociology
Linda 's Activity
Should You Audit Your Bookkeeper? - thumbnail
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Should You Audit Your Bookkeeper?
Conducting random audits of your bookkeeper and finances can ensure your books are balanced and your bookkeeper is following proper protocol. Learn how.
Updated November 08, 2023
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5 Things a Boss Should Never Say
No matter how friendly a workplace is, bosses must use professional language. Learn 5 things a boss shouldn't say and the importance of leadership language.
Updated October 20, 2023
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How Your Parents Helped Make You an Entrepreneur
Studies repeatedly show that the way you're raised impacts your adult career skills. See the data and find out how to raise a future entrepreneur.
Updated October 23, 2023
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Smartphone Addiction Is Real … and Rampant
Smartphone addiction is real – and rampant in the workplace. Find out how it affects productivity and how to curb phone usage at work.
Updated January 13, 2024
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6 Signs You’ve Got a Good Boss
Good bosses distinguish themselves with honesty, self-awareness, delegation and other skills. Learn the qualities you need to become a better boss.
Updated October 23, 2023
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Workers Have the Entrepreneurial Bug but Lack Confidence
Employees want more entrepreneurial experiences at work. Learn how employers can encourage an entrepreneurial spirit in their teams to boost engagement.
Updated November 15, 2023
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What Is Your Body Language Telling Your Interviewer?
Body language and nonverbal cues can affect your job interview and how you're perceived. Learn tips for making a positive impression on hiring managers.
Updated October 24, 2023