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  • Tuesday Tip: Creating Eye-Catching LinkedIn Videos

    September 12, 2017

    We recently added the ability for you to record and post videos on LinkedIn, and have been blown away by the creativity we’re seeing! If you haven’t yet shared a video, here are 3 tips to help you get started: Try it out, your video posts might just be the thing that helps you find your way in to new opportunities.
  • Let Your Connections Help You Get the Job

    September 12, 2017

    If you’re looking for a new job, we have just one tip today: Nothing will ever be more helpful in your job search than the people you know. The connections you’ve made and the relationships you’ve formed are often your best resource for finding your way in to a new job. In fact, more than 70% of professionals get hired at companies where they have a personal...

  • Hiring Trends up from This Time Last Year: LinkedIn Workforce Report September 2017

    September 8, 2017

    In this month's LinkedIn Workforce Report, we take a look at hiring, skills gaps, and migration trends across the United States, as well as localized employment trends in 20 U.S. cities. Hiring is up 7.2% from last August. Detroit has rebounded from its unemployment crisis and has a burgeoning tech sector. And fast-growing city economies are creating new travel...

  • Simple Steps to Ease Job Search Stress

    September 7, 2017

    Looking for a new job can create some stress, we get it. In fact, nearly 2 in 5 job seekers say the expectation of stress is exactly...

  • Tuesday Tip: How to Negotiate Your Pay Like a Pro With...

    September 5, 2017

    Negotiating your salary can feel a bit uncomfortable, but it doesn’t have to be. Being armed with the right information before you...

  • Introducing the 2017 State of Salary Report (U.S.)

    August 30, 2017

    It’s important to have all the information you need to make informed career decisions, especially when it comes to your salary. With...