Google takes me at my word, sort of

I was looking at my LinkedIn profile just now, and I noticed that the Google ads next to it were a little strange.

I didn't think there was anything on my profile to indicate that I am left-handed (I'm not) or that I suffer from a brain injury (the jury's still out on that one.) I think it comes from Google picking up on my tagline, "Left brain marketing, right brain too." I guess I'm not such a great marketer if I can't design a profile that pulls better keywords than that. Indeed, this very post only strengthens Google's association of me with sinister brain damage. See you around the Leftorium.

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  1. LKB
    This is awesome!
  2. LKB
    Bruce was left-handed as a child, then a relative :re-trained: him. Wacky huh? - lkb
  3. [...] was “Left brain marketing, right brain too.” Who knew? I certainly didn’t. Also, I blogged about the odd effect this had on the Google ads served up there back in April. Given my 1% edge in right-brainedness, maybe I should change it to “Right [...]

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