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  • US Hiring Levels Off: November LinkedIn Workforce Report 2018

    November 12, 2018

    Across all industries, gross hiring in the US was 3.8% higher than in October 2017, but seasonally-adjusted national hiring has been steady in the last few months. Hiring has leveled out since the late summer, but time will tell whether we’re seeing a temporary breather or a more sustained pause. The industries with the biggest year-over-year hiring increases in...

  • What We Can All Learn from Veterans This Veterans Day

    November 10, 2018

    Since LinkedIn’s program to support US military veterans was launched in 2011, we’ve learned some powerful lessons about how our 2.5 million US military veteran members provide and seek help from each other. Through their support of one another during the transition to civilian life, veterans have grown into one of LinkedIn’s most active and connected...

  • Cultivating Trust and Security on LinkedIn

    November 8, 2018

    When you’re on LinkedIn, you want to know that you’re talking to real people, you feel safe and you’re engaging with professionally relevant content. One of the most important ways we do this is by empowering you to control your LinkedIn experience. From deciding whether to accept a connection request to displaying contact information on your profile, you...

  • Transparency Report: First Half of 2018

    October 26, 2018

    Twice a year we issue a Transparency Report as part of our commitment to give members visibility into government requests for member...

  • The Job-Hopping Generation: Young Professionals Are On The ...

    October 11, 2018

    Change is in the air. More than 40% of professionals are interested in making a career pivot, whether that’s to a different industry...

  • Your Guide to Winning @Work: FOBO - The Fear of Better...

    October 5, 2018

    Picture this - you were just offered a new position at work, or even a new job. Initially, you’re thrilled by the opportunity, but...