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  • LinkedIn and Microsoft: Next Play

    December 8, 2016

    Today, I'm pleased to share that we’ve officially closed Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn. This is a major milestone for the company, one that we believe will accelerate how we connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful. For our members, the LinkedIn that you use to advance your career, find jobs, build your network and stay...

  • The Most Fulfilling Jobs and Places to Work in the U.S.

    December 7, 2016

    If you’re a chef in Charlotte, North Carolina then you’re likely one of the most fulfilled workers in the United States. For LinkedIn’s Work Satisfaction Survey, we asked more than 1,000 U.S. professionals about their overall level of job satisfaction and the factors that contribute to it. Charlotte tops the list with 65% of its professionals feeling very or...

  • Break the Ice with Conversation Starters in LinkedIn Messaging

    December 6, 2016

    At LinkedIn, we’re always working on ways to help you be more productive and successful in your career. One of the key ways we do that is through messaging, since conversations are at the heart of building relationships.   We know that reaching out to reconnect, ask for advice or network for potential job opportunities can be intimidating. How do you start a...

  • LinkedIn Included in Human Rights Campaign’s 2017 Corporate...

    December 5, 2016

    LinkedIn is thrilled to have received a 100% ranking and the designation of a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality in the Human Rights...

  • Simple LinkedIn Productivity Tips: LinkedIn Career Expert...

    December 1, 2016

    Chances are, you often find yourself wishing there were more hours in the day to complete everything on your to-do list. At LinkedIn,...

  • The Greatest Gift of All: Your Time and Talent

    November 28, 2016

    With the holiday season upon us and so many challenges facing the world, it’s never been more important for us to come together to...