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  • Voice Messaging on LinkedIn: Giving You More Ways to Have Conversations

    July 26, 2018

    Have you ever typed out a long message and thought about how much faster and easier it would be to say it out loud? To give you more ways to have conversations, we’ve now added the ability to record and send voice messages to your first degree connections of up to one minute in LinkedIn Messaging. Whether you’re responding while walking or multitasking, or need...

  • Tuesday Tip: LinkedIn Profile Tips to Make You Stand Out

    July 24, 2018

    Whether you’re entering the workforce for the first time or just looking to spruce up your profile, there are a few things that you’ll want to make sure are up-to-date. Your profile photo, current position, location, industry you work in, and education can all help you get connected to the right people. For example, a recruiter at a company you’re interested in,...

  • Bring Your Conversations to Life with New Updates in LinkedIn Messaging

    July 19, 2018

    We know you use LinkedIn Messaging to have a variety of professional conversations, whether it’s chatting with a teammate about work, discussing a job opportunity with a recruiter, asking a mutual connection for career advice, or sharing ideas with someone in your industry. These conversations can take a number of formats -- some more formal, others more...

  • New Features to Get More From Posting: Video Captions,...

    July 18, 2018

    Sharing ideas, asking for advice, or showing what you do for work are just a few ways our members start conversations on LinkedIn...

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

    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...

  • Despite a Dip, June Hiring Remains Strong: LinkedIn...

    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...