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  • Out of Office: How to Actually Disconnect During Your Summer Vacation

    July 10, 2019

    With summer in full swing, vacation is on the minds – and calendars – of most of us. So much so, it’s one of the three most important benefits professionals want when considering a new job. Nearly 75% of professionals would turn down a job offer if the vacation policy didn’t meet their expectations, according to new LinkedIn research released today. Regardless,...

  • Ace the Interview: Tackle Tough Questions and Prep Like a Pro

    June 20, 2019

    Interviewing for a new job can be nerve wracking. With so much riding on making a great impression, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. So, it’s no surprise that two-thirds (67%) of millennials feel uneasy about job interviews. Almost 40% would rather spend an entire weekend cleaning out their garage than meet with a hiring manager, 15% of millennials feel so nervous...

  • Helping You Build a Trusted Community - One Connection At a Time

    June 19, 2019

    Making a connection on LinkedIn can open doors to getting and giving career help. Here are our top tips for getting the right connections to help you find a job, get career advice, and guide you on the next steps of your journey. Build your LinkedIn community with people you already know and trust. Imagine you’ve moved to a new town for your job, and you’re...

  • Introducing New Tools to Help You Prep for Your Next...

    June 18, 2019

    Co Authors: Deepti Patibandla and Himanshu Khurana You’ve submitted your resume and heard back from the recruiter - you’ve made it to...

  • New Features To Help You Start Conversations and Build...

    June 12, 2019

    Every day, millions of people and companies are talking on LinkedIn: helping each other to find new opportunities, discussing the...

  • LinkedIn by the Sea: How We’re Putting the Power of the...

    June 11, 2019

    Community. What does it really mean? We come across the word every single day, scrawled on the back of a cereal box, written on the...