What’s your moonshot? LinkedIn can help you get there.

February 28, 2016


When we started working with NASA to find their next astronaut, our data turned up something unexpected.

Three million U.S. LinkedIn members are qualified to be astronauts.

We were astounded – and inspired – to find that this childhood dream is actually within reach for a lot of people.

We may not all want to be astronauts. But inside each of us is a moonshot, an undertaking that stirs our souls, that fills us with a desire to change the world, in whatever large or small way possible.

LinkedIn has always been a purpose-driven company. Our vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. When our cofounder Reid Hoffman reflects back on our early days, it was