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  • I think starting One Kings Lane was something that I was destined to do. Retail is in my blood. I grew up in a retail family and have worked in the retail industry my entire life. I have always been enamored with home design. So in 2008 when I was frustrated trying to decorate my home in Los Angeles I saw a huge opportunity to create an online destination that would inspire people and give them access to great products for the home all at a value. Voila, the idea for One Kings Lane…

  • Imprint energy

    My college friends are all struggling to find good internships. We know that work experience is as important, if not more important than a good GPA. We know that an internship inspires confidence that you can get things done beyond passing an exam – that you can work with others to solve real problems in industry. Finding that first internship is tough, especially for students entering their Junior year. Many of my Chemical Engineering and Chemistry colleagues are taking summer…

  • Matt Henshaw Social Share

    How to Rock the Perfect LinkedIn Profile from LinkedIn Hello, I’m Matt Henshaw and (like the beautiful Slideshare above shows) I launched a successful career comeback. What does that actually mean? Well, a little while ago, I realised I was doing a job that was not my dream. So I decided to make a change and follow my dream – to become a singer-songwriter and self-sufficient working musician, like I said, my very own career comeback. Here’s my story and how LinkedIn played a…

  • flying

    When I was a child, my favorite toy was a jet airplane. Since then, I developed a deep love and passion for these magnificent flying machines. I grew up in…

  • UK Sunny Social-Sharing-Image for Blog

    Are you following your passions? At some point, we’ve all thought about what might be our dream career and whether we are on that journey yet or not as our…

  • Today we launched Picture Yourself, a campaign that celebrates the accomplishments of our LinkedIn members and illustrates how they have realized their…