Trends Articles

  • Artificial Intelligence

    Who’s afraid of Artificial Intelligence? The answers might surprise you…

    January 11, 2017

    It might not surprise you to hear that roughly a third of the world’s professionals have concerns about Artificial Intelligence (AI). It’s perhaps slightly more surprising that close to twice as many (58%) say they have no AI concerns at all. What’s most surprising though, is which professionals fall into which camp. With Artificial Intelligence, it seems,...

  • Innovation in marketing starts with a reality check

    January 9, 2017

    The turn of the year is a license for all kinds of marketing publications and pundits to talk about the cutting-edge marketing trends and technologies that will make our industry exciting in 2017. It’s meant to fire us up for the year ahead – inspire us about the creative possibilities of innovation in marketing, get us thinking outside the box about how we’ll...

  • Research

    How does the world really feel about the next wave of tech?

    January 4, 2017

    Which markets have most appetite for taking to the road in a self-driving car? Which audiences are you most likely to reach through Virtual Reality (VR) campaign? Where are the biggest growth opportunities for wearable technology? These are just some of the questions answered by a unique new piece of LinkedIn research. We asked LinkedIn members worldwide about...

  • Mind the Gap: Closing the Digital Skills Gap in the U.K

    December 6, 2016

    The digital skills gap in the U.K. is an increasing concern for not just the government—but for employers and those hoping to be hired...

  • How I banished meetings for a week and got my life back

    September 29, 2016

    Meetings have become an inescapable and in some cases insufferable part of professional life. On my team alone a recent audit revealed...

  • “It’s a free ride when you’ve already paid,” was one of Alanis Morissette’s famous attempts to define the word “ironic.” It might not...