Blake  Barnes

Posts by Blake Barnes

  • Introducing 2021’s Jobs on the Rise: Where the Opportunity Is Now

    January 12, 2021

    2020 has ended, but the COVID-19 pandemic is not yet behind us. The economic fallout has left millions without a job: the International Labour Organization forecasted 245 million jobs were lost in the last three months of 2020 alone. To support those millions of job seekers, we’re changing LinkedIn’s Emerging Jobs Report - our annual report identifying trends...

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    What You Need to Know to Get Hired This Month: November 2020

    November 20, 2020

    As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, there is hope for job seekers who are searching for their next opportunity. Globally, there are more than 14 million jobs available on LinkedIn with someone getting hired every 3 minutes, and we’ve introduced a series of new tools for job seekers over the past several weeks. This month’s most in-demand jobs To...

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    What You Need to Know to Get Hired This Month: September 2020

    September 16, 2020

    As we head into Fall, there are still a lot of questions on everyone’s minds about what comes next, but one thing is certain: for many, finding a new job has gone fully virtual. Hiring in the US took a slight dip in August, but the good news is that job opportunities on LinkedIn are growing month over month. If you’re on the hunt for a new role, or just looking...

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    What You Need to Know to Get Hired This Month: August 2020

    August 17, 2020

    Our professional worlds have been turned upside down over the past six months and we’re all looking for insight into how we can adapt,...

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    The Most In-demand Jobs: Where the Opportunity Is Now

    June 18, 2020

    The jobs landscape has changed significantly over the past few months, there’s been increasing demand for healthcare, retail and...

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    Virtual Job Hunting Tips

    June 5, 2020

    Job hunting is not easy, even during the best of times, but staying focused and motivated in your search is key to setting yourself up...