LinkedIn for Students Articles

  • Launching Your Career: Getting Started on Your Internship Search Doesn’t Have to Feel Scary

    February 23, 2017

    As a student, you may be struggling with finding an internship or even just deciding what you want to do after you graduate. You slave over your resume. You re-write your cover letter a million times. You apply to what feels like every company on the planet (or 29, to be exact). Then, your parents start texting you about how the internship search is going. Daily...

  • The Most Popular Entry-Level Jobs and Companies for College Graduates

    November 16, 2016

    Looking for your first job out of college? These are the companies hiring the most new grads and the most popular jobs among 2016 grads. Graduation is fast approaching, and companies have posted millions of internships and entry-level jobs on LinkedIn. But like many students, you may not know how to start looking for a job, or even what your options are. Our...

  • Mastering the Art of the Informational Interview: LinkedIn Career Expert Series

    May 10, 2016

    Before landing their first job, we found that students connect with at least three professionals from within a company. It’s never too early to start building those relationships by setting up informational interviews with people who are doing what you want to do or work in an industry that you want to get into. But we get it, reaching out to someone you don’t...

  • Introducing the LinkedIn Students App: Helping Soon-to-Be ...

    April 18, 2016

    Graduation is quickly approaching. Your job search is all consuming. What do you search for? What job options are best for you? Today,...

  • You Don’t Need to Know How to Code to Make it in Silicon...

    August 25, 2015

    This month’s Forbes cover story calls attention to the contributions and growing need for liberal arts majors in tech, an industry...

  • LinkedIn's New Graduate School Rankings: Taking the...

    March 24, 2015

    With graduation just around the corner, hundreds of thousands of students are anxiously preparing to either launch into their careers...