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  • 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 feeling motivated to get out of bed each day, and knowing that you can bring your whole self to work is an important part of building culture. At LinkedIn, culture is the glue that keeps the bonds strong and is what defines our...

  • 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...

  • Workplace Culture Trends: The Key to Hiring (and Keeping)...

    June 26, 2018

    While the challenge to hire and retain top talent is on the rise, companies need to understand what matters most to professionals in...