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  • Success Doesn’t Just Mean Having a Corner Office

    June 18, 2018

    Success – a word that can mean many different things to different people, especially when it comes to work. The challenge we face is that even today people are held back by the restraints of tradition, defining success by stereotypical notions of promotions, seniority and the corner office. The truth is, just like the constantly changing nature of work, our...

  • Introducing LinkedIn Kudos: Say Thanks and Show Your Appreciation

    June 13, 2018

    Did you know that seven out of 10 employees who receive appreciation for their work say they’re happy with their jobs? While it may not be a big surprise that people who are recognized for a job well done are more satisfied at work, being appreciated also leads to higher creativity and productivity. Saying thank you and recognizing others is also something we...

  • Welcoming Military Spouses to LinkedIn’s Military and Veterans Program

    June 11, 2018

    Faced with frequent moves and deployments, military spouses have a unique challenge when it comes to growing their careers - in fact, they are four times more likely to be unemployed than their civilian counterparts. In order to help set them up for success, re-skilling and re-training are key as well as identifying remote and flexible work options. To help...

  • Introducing Your Commute on LinkedIn Jobs: Explore Travel...

    June 7, 2018

    We know commuting is a pain point for many job-seekers, in fact 85% of U.S. professionals say they would take a pay cut for a shorter...

  • Hiring Trends up From This Time Last Year: LinkedIn...

    June 6, 2018

    The oil industry turns up the heat on hiring – Nationally, across all industries, gross hiring in the U.S. was 4.5% higher than in May...

  • Using Stickers and Text to Stand Out on LinkedIn Video

    May 30, 2018

    Whether sharing a new idea, celebrating a team milestone or asking a question, LinkedIn members are finding interesting ways to share...