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  • Ace the Interview: Tackle Tough Questions and Prep Like a Pro

    June 20, 2019

    Interviewing for a new job can be nerve wracking. With so much riding on making a great impression, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. So, it’s no surprise that two-thirds (67%) of millennials feel uneasy about job interviews. Almost 40% would rather spend an entire weekend cleaning out their garage than meet with a hiring manager, 15% of millennials feel so nervous...

  • Helping You Build a Trusted Community - One Connection At a Time

    June 19, 2019

    Making a connection on LinkedIn can open doors to getting and giving career help. Here are our top tips for getting the right connections to help you find a job, get career advice, and guide you on the next steps of your journey. Build your LinkedIn community with people you already know and trust. Imagine you’ve moved to a new town for your job, and you’re...

  • Introducing New Tools to Help You Prep for Your Next Interview

    June 18, 2019

    Co Authors: Deepti Patibandla and Himanshu Khurana You’ve submitted your resume and heard back from the recruiter - you’ve made it to the first round of interviews! While making it this far is an accomplishment on its own, now comes the hard part. It’s time to buckle down and prepare for the interview that could be a make or break moment in your career path. At...

  • New Features To Help You Start Conversations and Build...

    June 12, 2019

    Every day, millions of people and companies are talking on LinkedIn: helping each other to find new opportunities, discussing the...

  • LinkedIn by the Sea: How We’re Putting the Power of the...

    June 11, 2019

    Community. What does it really mean? We come across the word every single day, scrawled on the back of a cereal box, written on the...

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    Hiring Is Down yet Challenges Aren’t Evenly Distributed...

    June 7, 2019

    Gross hiring was down 0.9% year-over-year in May. But looking at the industry level, hiring continues to grow in the software & IT...