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  • LinkedIn Skill Assessment

    Announcing Skill Assessments to Help You Showcase Your Skills

    September 17, 2019

    We know it’s important to have a way to effectively show the skills you spend time cultivating. In fact, according to new LinkedIn research, 69% of professionals think their skills are more important than college education when job-seeking, and more than 76% wish there was a way for hiring managers to verify their skills so they could stand out amongst other...

  • Open to new business

    Tap Your LinkedIn Network to Fill Your Project Needs

    September 12, 2019

    Whether it’s a marketing guru to help you with your website, a copywriter extraordinaire to manage your blog, a career coach to help you nail your next interview, or a tax genius to help you navigate your return, the LinkedIn network can help you find someone who can help.  We’ve rolled out some new tools to help you find the right service providers that can...

  • keeping your job search safe

    Staying Safe on LinkedIn During Your Job Search

    September 9, 2019

    Every day we’re making our professional community a place where everyone can find economic opportunity and pathways to grow their careers. And when it comes to finding that new opportunity, learning a skill or getting and giving career advice, you expect that process to be exciting and maybe a little nerve wracking, but never unsafe. Millions of people use...

  • LinkedIn Top Startups

    The 2019 LinkedIn Top Startups Are Growing Fast -- and...

    September 4, 2019

    Today, we revealed the 2019 LinkedIn Top Startups in the U.S. list, identifying the top 50 hottest startups to work for today as...

  • A future for Grimsby

    LinkedIn by the Sea: A Glimpse Into Grimsby’s Future

    September 2, 2019

    Earlier this summer, I wrote about a new project we have launched in the UK coastal town of Grimsby, a place synonymous with the...

  • What we're doing on Fake Accounts

    How We’re Protecting Members From Fake Profiles

    August 20, 2019

    LinkedIn continues to grow as an active professional community of more than 645 million members where real people find jobs, advice...