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  • Boss Day

    National Boss’s Day: Find the Right Boss (and Job!) For You

    October 15, 2019

    It’s National Boss’s Day -- a holiday created 60 years ago to celebrate all the great managers in the workforce. Having a good boss is crucial to your success and happiness at work; and today, professionals throughout the U.S. will be taking a moment to recognize the support and encouragement they have received from those bosses and mentors who have influenced...

  • LinkedIn Events

    Planning an in Person Professional Gathering Just Got Easier With LinkedIn Events

    October 15, 2019

    One of the most important aspects of building professional relationships for our members is being able to meet face to face. Whether at a local networking meet-up, a workshop or an alumni gathering, in-person interactions can help you create and foster deeper professional relationships. In fact, our data says that the chances of people accepting connection...

  • Plus One Pledge

    Three Ways You Can Take the Plus One Pledge and Help Close the Network Gap

    October 14, 2019

    Last month at Talent Connect, our CEO Jeff Weiner introduced the network gap -- the advantage some people have to access opportunities based on where they grew up, where they went to school, or where they work and called on people to come together to help close it by taking the Plus One Pledge. We’re inspired by the stories many of you have shared about the...

  • Work from home

    The Future of Work Could Be At Home

    October 7, 2019

    Working from home has been on the radar of professionals for years. It used to be reserved for the occasional furniture delivery or an...

  • Network Health

    Connect, Follow or Message: How to Build the Best...

    October 4, 2019

    Building a thoughtful LinkedIn network is a great way to open doors for getting and giving career advice. But, growing your network...

  • Closing the Network Gap

    Closing the Network Gap

    September 26, 2019

    At LinkedIn, we believe that two people with equal talent should have equal access to opportunity. But unfortunately, that’s not...