Blair  Decembrele

Posts by Blair Decembrele

  • How to Land the Job: Mastering the Art of the First Impression

    July 26, 2017

    First impressions happen in the blink of an eye – they’re crucial when it comes to the job hunt and can help you find your way in. In fact, nearly 80 percent of professionals find it difficult to overcome a bad first impression according to a LinkedIn study. It’s important to present yourself in a way that highlights what makes you stand out as a professional....

  • Millennials’ Professional Networking Behaviors

    July 12, 2017

    Millennials are already the largest generation in the workforce, making up more than one-third of those employed today. By 2020, they’ll grow to represent more than 50% of the workforce. Much has been written about this generation’s defining traits: purpose-driven, digitally-savvy, and extremely well-connected. But how connected are they really? To understand...

  • The Best Way to Land Your Next Job Opportunity

    June 22, 2017

    If I told you that almost 80% of LinkedIn members consider professional networking to be important to new job opportunities and career success, you might not be too surprised. But did you know that 70% of people were hired at a company where they had a connection? Conversations help you build relationships that can ultimately land your next job opportunity, but...

  • Finding Your Way in at One of LinkedIn’s Top Companies

    May 25, 2017

    Last week, we published our second annual list of Top Companies, looking at where professionals in the U.S. want to work now. The list...

  • LinkedIn Unveils Second Annual Top Companies List

    May 18, 2017

    We just announced the second annual Top Companies list, spotlighting the companies most-sought after by LinkedIn’s 500M+ members based...

  • Tips for Building a Great LinkedIn Profile: LinkedIn Career...

    February 17, 2017

    No matter what stage you are in your career, having a strong LinkedIn profile can help you be discovered for new opportunities such as...