Skills Articles

  • Members who list  skills on their LinkedIn profiles receive an average of 13 times more profile views than those who don’t. That fact alone underscores the importance of making your profile shine with a comprehensive list of professional skills and expertise. There are more than 45,000 standardized skills to choose from to spruce up your profile (we recently added a thousand new ones). To help you think about what skills to add, we wanted to provide an inside look at the trends…

  • Pete Skomoroch

    Today, knowledge is evolving at an increasingly rapid pace. To succeed in the talent economy, it is crucial to showcase your skills and build a rich network of connections who have the expertise you need to get the job done. To help our members stay ahead of the curve, we’re pleased to announce the beta launch of LinkedIn Skills – a whole new way to understand the landscape of skills & expertise, who has them, and how it’s changing over time. If you search for a…