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

    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 or a different function entirely. And of those that do pivot, 50% move to a different industry, and more than 60% change functions entirely. While this behavior is common across the board, Gen Z is taking the cake as the most...

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

    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 then thoughts of possible better options flood your mind. “Is this the right fit for me? What if I could find a role that offers more pay, a different title, more flexibility, the option to work from home?” Now you are struggling to...

  • Hiring Growth Shows Signs of Leveling Off: LinkedIn Workforce Report October 2018

    October 4, 2018

    Nationally, across all industries, gross hiring in the U.S. was 1.1% lower than in September 2017. Seasonally-adjusted national hiring remained steady, with no change from August 2018. This may be an early sign of hiring growth starting to level off, after rising at a decent clip through most of 2017 and 2018. The industries with the biggest year-over-year...

  • Your Guide to Winning @Work: Decoding the Sunday Scaries

    September 28, 2018

    You know the feeling. It’s Sunday and the start of the work week is only a few hours away. For some, it's time for a new chance to...

  • New LinkedIn Features in Office 365 Help You Build...

    September 25, 2018

    When I talk to people about what they love most about their jobs, the answer I hear most is that it’s the people; nothing is more...

  • Building Community and Celebrating Women in Tech: We’re in ...

    September 20, 2018

    We've seen a shift in what the traditional notion of success looks like. For many, it's not defined by a title, promotion or securing...