Is Profile magazine legit or a pay for play?

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Are you paying? If so I think you answer your own question.

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In all fairness, I don’t think OP is paying. Likely it is the marketing department at his or her firm.

Hey OP, did you end up moving forward with the Profile Magazine opportunity? If so, did you feel it was worthwhile? Trying to coach a colleague through an opportunity with Profile.

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