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  • skills to stand out

    Three Ways to Stand Out for Your Skills on LinkedIn

    June 30, 2021

    Skills are more important than ever in landing opportunities -- whether you’re on the hunt for a new job, looking to grow your side hustle or interested in making a career pivot. In fact, 87% of hirers agree that skills are crucial in evaluating candidates. Here are three ways you can use LinkedIn to land opportunities through skills: 1. Explore a new career...

  • safe conversations

    Keeping Conversations Safe, Trusted and Professional

    June 25, 2021

    This week, we had the opportunity to meet with EU Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders and talk through all of the work we’re doing to keep LinkedIn safe for our members. One of those steps includes formally joining the European Commission's Code of Conduct on Countering Illegal Hate Speech Online. While we have supported the Code of Conduct for many years...

  • jobs on LinkedIn

    How We’re Improving the Quality of Jobs on LinkedIn

    June 24, 2021

    At LinkedIn, we want to help people find their next job by making the experience easy, safe, and most of all, effective. We know it can be frustrating if you click on a job post on LinkedIn and be taken to a partner job site only to find it’s now closed. Preventing these experiences--and raising the quality of every single job posting--is our top priority. Here’...

  • Pride

    What You Can Do To Support LGBTQ+ Employees Year Round

    June 1, 2021

    This June, LinkedIn is recognizing Pride Month by rallying around the power of authenticity at work, sharing stories, and driving...

  • Transparency Report: Second Half of 2020

    May 24, 2021

    Today we’re publishing our Transparency Report for July - December 2020, covering government requests we received as well as action we...

  • WFH

    Ways to Get the Conversation Started With LinkedIn Messaging

    May 20, 2021

    LinkedIn Messaging is a useful tool for building your network, keeping in touch, and giving and getting help. It’s not surprising that...