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  • Introducing Skills Path: A new way to help companies hire for skills.

    Introducing Skills Path, a New Way to Help Companies Hire

    March 30, 2021

    Every week, I sit alongside many of my colleagues and look at trends in what’s happening on LinkedIn, as the data members share with us creates a digital representation of the global economy. From profile updates to jobs changes and skills learned, this meeting provides unique insight into real-time trends in our global workforce. Roughly a year ago, we hit...

  • Photograph of woman with headphones watching a virtual event on her laptop

    How to Tune in to Forward: LinkedIn's Virtual Event on the New World of Work

    March 29, 2021

    There’s no feeling quite like the one you get after attending a particularly inspirational conference. You know the one — you feel ready to tackle any challenge and have a hundred ideas you want to implement right away. If you’ve been craving that feeling lately, LinkedIn’s Forward can help you recapture it from the comfort of your own couch or bed (no judgments...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    March 26, 2021

    According to new research from Microsoft, 41% of workers around the globe are considering leaving their current employer this year. No matter your role, talent professionals should take note. Businesses should consider ramping up their internal mobility and employee retention efforts to give workers pause before they jump ship, while recruiters should be...

  • Photo of Brendan Browne holding a purple squirrel in his hand

    Brendan Browne Looks Back on 10 Years as LinkedIn’s Head of...

    March 25, 2021

    When Brendan Browne joined LinkedIn in 2010 to lead talent acquisition, the company had fewer than a thousand employees, recruited in...

  • Comic of two men in an office walking past two other workers putting up a “TGIW” banner. One of the men says to the other, “I hear we’re beginning to cut back to half weeks.”

    The Call for a Shorter Workweek Is Trending — and Both...

    March 24, 2021

    Frances O’Grady, the head of the Trades Union Congress in the United Kingdom, told the 2018 gathering of her labor federation that...

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    Skills-Based Hiring Might Sound Like a New Idea — But Some ...

    March 22, 2021

    Picture this: A cello perched on a lit stage. The music director calls for the next hopeful, who sits down beside the instrument — but...