Posts by Kevin Simon

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    Social media makes it easy to share. We dash off breezy updates about our vacations, post photos of cocktails, share the latest Jimmy Kimmel “Mean Tweets” segment – almost without a second thought. But when it comes to sharing professional content, people pause. Why is that? Perhaps it’s because we all want to be seen as smart, as an expert in our field. We want to come across as being on top of our game. And we’re not quite sure whether the thing we’re about to share…

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    Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing Q&A series called the Inside Story where we sit down to learn more from the people behind the products at LinkedIn. For the second interview in our Q&A series, “Inside Story”, we sat down with Kevin Simon, Director of Product Management for LinkedIn’s identity and search products, to get his thoughts on the shifting perceptions of a professional identity and what inspires him and his team at LinkedIn. Q: What would you say one…