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  • LinkedIn by the Sea: How We’re Putting the Power of the Community to the Test

    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 posh paper from our building society, logging into our social media or grabbing a takeaway coffee. Suddenly everyone and everything seems to be part of a community. Even the hit TV show ‘Community’ probably has its own community....

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    Hiring Is Down yet Challenges Aren’t Evenly Distributed Across Industries: June U.S. LinkedIn Workforce Report 2019

    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 services (+6.7% Y/Y) and corporate services industries (+7.6% Y/Y). At the same time, export-producing goods industries, like agriculture and manufacturing, are facing rapid declines in hiring: manufacturing is down 5.6%...

  • Manage Settings

    Add LinkedIn Account Settings Check-up to Your Spring and Summer To-do Lists

    June 6, 2019

    Spring and Summer are popular times for tidying up and regaining control over what sparks joy after a busy fall and winter. This year, consider adding an online check-up to your to-do list to make sure the data you share online is being protected. On LinkedIn, we make it simple for you to control things like updating your password, adjusting who can view your...

  • Disney blog

    Win a Dream Experience with LinkedIn and Disney’s “The Lion...

    June 4, 2019

    As kids, we’re often asked what we want to be. And then we grow up, and more often than not, life takes us on a different course and...

  • blog share

    Find the Job Meant for You on LinkedIn

    May 20, 2019

    We all have a driving force behind where we choose to spend half of the waking hours in our adult lives. Whether that’s purpose and...

  • career pivot

    The Career Pivot: Beat Burnout With A Job That’s Right for ...

    May 15, 2019

    Looking for a new job? You’re in the driver's seat. Unemployment is at a near 50-year low, and there are more than 20 million jobs...