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  • Fall Hiring is Hot

    A New Holiday to Celebrate: Fall Hiring Season

    September 23, 2019

    Fall is here and while you might associate the new season with football, foliage and pumpkin-spiced everything, it’s also hiring season and the best time of year to look for a new job. In fact, there are more available job postings on LinkedIn in October than any other month. What’s more, 89% of hiring managers tell us it takes less than four weeks to fill a...

  • LinkedIn Skill Assessment

    Announcing Skill Assessments to Help You Showcase Your Skills

    September 17, 2019

    We know it’s important to have a way to effectively show the skills you spend time cultivating. In fact, according to new LinkedIn research, 69% of professionals think their skills are more important than college education when job-seeking, and more than 76% wish there was a way for hiring managers to verify their skills so they could stand out amongst other...

  • A future for Grimsby

    LinkedIn by the Sea: A Glimpse Into Grimsby’s Future

    September 2, 2019

    Earlier this summer, I wrote about a new project we have launched in the UK coastal town of Grimsby, a place synonymous with the British fishing industry. Like similar towns across the country, it’s suffered economically in recent times and is looking to   embrace new thinking to open up future employment opportunities for local people.  In the past few months,...

  • 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...

  • Disney blog

    Win a Dream Experience with LinkedIn and Disney’s “The Lion...

    June 4, 2019

    As kids, we’re often asked what we want to be. And then we grow up, and more often than not, life takes us on a different course and...

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    Find the Job Meant for You on LinkedIn

    May 20, 2019

    We all have a driving force behind where we choose to spend half of the waking hours in our adult lives. Whether that’s purpose and...