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  • Building your network

    Your Professional Network Can Help You Succeed

    October 25, 2019

    It’s been said again and again: Networking is important to get ahead in your professional career.  If you’re like a lot of people though, the concept of networking can seem intimidating or time-consuming. But it doesn’t have to be. Think about the last person you leaned on for advice or the person you celebrated your latest career milestone with. You already...

  • Finding news on LinkedIn

    Finding News on LinkedIn

    October 22, 2019

    Keeping tabs on industry news and trending stories can be essential to your day-to-day work. Knowing what is going on in the world, and hearing expert opinions on that news, can make you work smarter and help you have more engaging conversations with your colleagues.  But time is limited in a busy work schedule. When looking for news, we not only want to know...

  • Boss Day

    National Boss’s Day: Find the Right Boss (and Job!) For You

    October 15, 2019

    It’s National Boss’s Day -- a holiday created 60 years ago to celebrate all the great managers in the workforce. Having a good boss is crucial to your success and happiness at work; and today, professionals throughout the U.S. will be taking a moment to recognize the support and encouragement they have received from those bosses and mentors who have influenced...

  • LinkedIn Events

    Planning an in Person Professional Gathering Just Got...

    October 15, 2019

    One of the most important aspects of building professional relationships for our members is being able to meet face to face. Whether...

  • Plus One Pledge

    Three Ways You Can Take the Plus One Pledge and Help Close ...

    October 14, 2019

    Last month at Talent Connect, our CEO Jeff Weiner introduced the network gap -- the advantage some people have to access opportunities...

  • Work from home

    The Future of Work Could Be At Home

    October 7, 2019

    Working from home has been on the radar of professionals for years. It used to be reserved for the occasional furniture delivery or an...