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  • Timely Tips for Navigating the Holidays Like a Pro

    December 10, 2018

    While this may be “the most wonderful time of the year,” according to professionals across the country, December is also the most stressful time of year at work. Navigating the ins and outs of the holidays can be tricky in the workplace — what to give gift-wise and to whom, how to handle time off and do’s and don’ts for the holiday party. Add to that juggling...

  • U.S. Hiring Levels Off Second Half of 2018: December LinkedIn Workforce Report

    December 6, 2018

    After a long period of increased hiring, 2018 has shown a leveling off of hiring, particularly in the second half of the year. Gross hiring in the U.S. was 0.1% lower than in November 2017. Seasonally-adjusted national hiring (hiring that excludes seasonal hiring variations) was 0.8% lower in November from October 2018. The industries with the biggest...

  • Simple Tips for Getting the Most from LinkedIn Messaging

    November 28, 2018

    Chatting with your professional community can make a big impact in connecting to opportunities, whether that’s getting advice on asking for a raise, mentoring someone new to the workforce, or asking for an introduction to a hiring manager. A few minutes is all it takes to kick things off. Here are a few simple tips for using LinkedIn Messaging features to talk...

  • The Meaningfulness of Mentorship

    November 20, 2018

    If you won an award and had the opportunity to give an acceptance speech, who would you thank? Who would you attribute your success to...

  • #BIYP: An Opportunity to Say Thanks for Everything They’ve ...

    November 16, 2018

    Today, November 16, is one of my favorite days at LinkedIn. On our annual Bring In Your Parents Day more than a quarter of our...

  • Customize Your Settings to Nurture Your Network

    November 15, 2018

    If you’re like me, life hacks are always welcome when you’re strapped for time. Here are a few quick ways to ensure you are making the...