The freelance economy is on the rise. In fact, the number of freelancers on LinkedIn has grown by nearly 50% in just the past five years. As the workforce evolves, we, too, are evolving to ensure we’re creating opportunity for the expanding sector of professionals looking for independent, project-based work in place of the typical 9 to 5 profession. Last October...
Posts by Vaibhav Goel
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Vaibhav Goel January 6, 2014
Insights are to job seekers what parachutes are to skydivers: invaluable. That’s why I’m excited to share that we’ve added new insights to the Job Seeker Premium Subscription to help you home in on the jobs you’re most qualified for and put your best foot forward. Here are the new insights: Applicants: See an estimate of your ranking among the applicants based...
Vaibhav Goel August 5, 2013
Today, we are making it possible for LinkedIn members to directly apply for jobs that interest them, right from their iOS or Android device. Over 30 percent of members who view jobs on LinkedIn come from mobile and we want to make it easier for members to fully complete their job-seeking experience from mobile. Last month, we launched the ability to search jobs...