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  • Weekly Roundup: Message and Share Comments, Calendar Sync, Personalized Job Insights

    May 5, 2017

    It’s that time of the week to get your dose of the latest and greatest feature updates on LinkedIn: Have more to say? You can now easily move your public conversation into a private one by messaging your connections directly from a comment they post on LinkedIn. Or maybe you want to share an  insightful comment with someone? Now you have the ability to share...

  • How Your Professional Network Can Advance Your Career

    May 4, 2017

    As part of our efforts to celebrate the 500 million member professional community on LinkedIn, we want to help identify who in your network can help you get ahead in your career, whatever you’re hoping to accomplish next. To see connections who stand out in your network, such as your first connection or most viewed connection, check out the My Network tab....

  • Recruiting Trends Show April Was The Strongest Month For Hiring Since June 2015: LinkedIn Workforce Report May 2017

    May 3, 2017

    After a slow start early in March, hiring picked up steam and carried into April. Hiring across the U.S. was 16.7% higher in April than April 2016. And seasonally-adjusted hiring (hiring that excludes seasonal hiring variations – like companies hiring less in December due to the holiday season) was 3.4% higher in April than March. That’s according to our May...

  • Tuesday Tips: Using LinkedIn to Search for a New Job on the...

    May 2, 2017

    Looking for a new opportunity while you’re in a current role can be challenging, stressful and sometimes uncomfortable (eek, will my...

  • Transparency Report about Government Requests for Member...

    May 1, 2017

    Today we’re releasing the latest Transparency Report numbers. The new report reflects the number of government requests for member...

  • Weekly Roundup: New Arianna Huffington Courses, “Like”...

    April 28, 2017

    At LinkedIn, we have a saying: #AlwaysBeLearning. It’s never too late to learn a new skill or to sharpen the ones you have. So in this...