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  • Discovering New Jobs on LinkedIn Just Got Easier

    February 28, 2019

    We continue to hear from our members the importance of having job insights, such as skill requirements and new opportunities, at your fingertips when searching for a job. There are 100 million job applications on LinkedIn every month, so being one of the first applicants for a position, and being able to showcase your relevant skills quickly, can help you stand...

  • New Job Insights That Could Unlock a Higher Salary

    February 26, 2019

    If growing in your career is on the top of your to-do list this year, you may be thinking about landing a new job. While everyone has a different career motivation, from making an impact to growing new skills, salary potential is also often an important factor. For many, salary is the top career motivator, and one of the first things you want to learn about a...

  • Celebrate Your #WorkBFF and Advance Your Career

    February 19, 2019

    If you had to stop and think about that one person at work who’s always there for you, helping, laughing, venting and making your day a better place – it’s likely your #WorkBFF. And with the average person spending 90,000 hours at work over a lifetime, it may not be surprising that 95% of professionals agree that it’s good to be friends with your coworkers. But...

  • U.S. Hiring Slowdown: February LinkedIn Workforce Report...

    February 8, 2019

    In this month’s Workforce Report, we looked at the effects of the recent government shutdown might have on the future of the federal...

  • Mistakes Happen: Lean on Your Professional Community and...

    January 31, 2019

    It’s happened to most, if not all, of us at some point in our careers — a career fumble. Whether you’ve botched an interview question,...

  • Find Your Next Job on LinkedIn: Your Community Can Help

    January 27, 2019

    This time of year, many of us are thinking about making a change and committing to finding a new job. It's an exciting prospect but...