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  • Tuesday Tip: Know Your Commute Before You Even Apply for the Job

    July 17, 2018

    Commuting can be a pain, so much so that 85% of professionals told us they would take a pay cut for a shorter commute. What if you see your potential commute before you even applied for a job? With our new Your Commute on LinkedIn Jobs, you can calculate your commute - as well as see an estimated salary range, understand how your skills match up, and ask for a...

  • Despite a Dip, June Hiring Remains Strong: LinkedIn Workforce Report July 2018

    July 12, 2018

    Nationally, across all industries, gross hiring in the U.S. was 10.5% higher than in June 2017. Seasonally-adjusted national hiring was down 7.9% in June from May 2018, but was still very robust by the standards of the current economic expansion. The industries with the biggest year-over-year hiring increases in June were aerospace, automotive, and...

  • Your Workplace Guide to Summer Vacation

    July 11, 2018

    While most professionals say they are in it to spend time with their family and disconnect from work (53%), the majority of people (51%) did not use all of their allotted vacation days last year. Additionally, 70% of professionals admit that even when they do take vacation, they don’t break away. The number one reason? They don’t want to fall behind (56%). So...

  • Defining Workplace Culture in 2018 From the Inside Out

    June 28, 2018

    What does workplace culture mean in 2018? Well in truth, it varies. Different things motivate different people but what’s important is...

  • Unveiling Translations in the LinkedIn Feed: Keep in Touch ...

    June 28, 2018

    We know how important it is for you to have conversations on the topics you care about with your professional community on LinkedIn --...

  • Turn Your Offline Conversations into Online Connections...

    June 28, 2018

    Whether you’re at an industry conference, networking happy hour, sales meeting, or social gathering, we know how tough it can be to...