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  • 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? Chances are there are a host of people you could mention - people who have influenced you and helped you become the professional you are today. Now, think about who would mention you. Who are the people you’ve helped get ahead?...

  • #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...

  • The Secrets to Great Conversation from the 2018 LinkedIn...

    November 13, 2018

    Today we’re launching the 4th annual Top Voices list, which celebrates the professionals creating the most-engaging content on...