Posts by Steve Cadigan

  • Steve Cadigan

    Ed. note: Michelle Rhee, Founder & CEO of StudentsFirst and former Chancellor of the D.C. Public Schools, recently spoke at LinkedIn’s Mountain View campus as part of our inDay Speaker Series. Check out Michelle’s entire presentation here. For those familiar with the debate over school reform, Michelle Rhee needs no introduction. With a strong sense of purpose, she has become a passionate champion for the transformation of education in this country. Known for her bold…

  • Steve Cadigan

    Check out the entire video interview with Martin Luther King, Jr. and Bernice King here. This series of posts features select interviews, speeches and presentations held as part of the LinkedIn Speaker Series. The interview below was held at our Mountain View campus last week, during the visit of Martin Luther King III. In 1964, my Dad met Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was chosen, in fact, to drive Dr. King to the airport after a rousing sermon in St. Louis. This happened just one…

  • Steve Cadigan

    At LinkedIn, we’ve been so inspired by the It Gets Better Project and are very proud to add our employees’ voices into the conversation. Amidst our 80 million members are countless examples of people who have proven that it truly does get better. Sexual orientation has no impact on someone’s ability to contribute to an organization.  What we’ve learned through this campaign is that it is definitely worth it to hang on through challenging periods in order to discover how your…

  • Steve Cadigan

    Last week, the Wall Street Journal ran an article on the hiring spree in the Tech Sector. And while articles about job growth always catch my attention, this…