Posts by Brendan Browne

  • motivation office space

    Peter Gibbons, disgruntled Initech employee from the movie Office Space, once said, “So I was sitting in my cubicle today, and I realized, ever since I started working, every single day of my life has been worse than the day before it. So that means that every single day that you see me, that’s on the worst day of my life.” Office Space struck a chord with lots of people who relate to being stuck in a dead-end job at a company that doesn’t appreciate them. In fact, 70% of…

  • Brendan Browne

    Ed. note: This post is a part of our continuing blog series featuring our new hires. We now turn you over to Brendan Browne. Brendan is the Director of Global Talent Acquisition — in other words, recruiting — here at LinkedIn. Brendan’s had a really diverse career, working in Hollywood, in Technology, East Coast, West Coast, China, and more, so he’s going to tell you a little bit about why he’s so excited to be at LinkedIn. Several years ago, through the power of the…