Posts by Michael Susi

  • MatthieuRicardSpeakerSeries

    Matthieu Ricard is a Buddhist monk who left a career in cellular genetics to study Buddhism in the Himalayas more than 45 years ago. Often referred to as the “happiest man in the world,” Matthieu is an international best-selling author and a prominent speaker on the world stage. We were honored to have him sit down with our CEO, Jeff Weiner, in the latest installment of the LinkedIn Speaker Series. In the interview, Matthieu spoke about our quest for happiness and the ways in…

  • Michael Susi

    On Sunday morning at 5am, three buses departed LinkedIn’s Mountain View headquarters to head to the 102nd Annual Bay to Breakers, a quirky 12k run in San Francisco that LinkedIn has participated in officially for the past 3 years. More than 250 LinkedIn employees signed up for the run, a diverse group of employees across all disciplines, each with different reasons for making the early morning trek. Some were out to beat personal goals while others just wanted to enjoy a beautiful…

  • Michael Susi

    Come every new year, getting back in shape is often on our minds. To help with our new year’s resolutions, the first InDay of 2012 was focused on Health and Wellness. Last year Mountain View set the bar on January InDay for health and wellness, but this year the rest of the world showed Mountain View how it is done. Around the world, our offices hosted a wide range of health and wellness activities from yoga classes to Quad biking. Here are a few highlights from the day: In…

  • Michael Susi

    Ed. note: We held our 1st WimbledIn Tennis Championship at our last InDay. Given the curiosity around the event, here’s a lighter take on it from our…