Brendan Browne

Posts by Brendan Browne

  • Unveiling The Bay Area’s 10 Most InDemand Startups of 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

    October 1, 2014

    Summer has come to an end (sigh). But no summer is complete without our third-annual list of the Bay Area’s 10 Most InDemand Startups (aka, the startups Bay Area software engineers and IT professionals want to work for the most)… and a summer mixtape! We compiled the list by analyzing millions of interactions between Bay Area startups with less than 500...

  • How You Can Benefit From LinkedIn Becoming a Professional Publishing Platform

    August 5, 2014

    There’s been some talk recently about LinkedIn becoming a “professional publishing platform.” I’m willing to bet that lots of recruiters – perhaps even you – don’t know exactly what becoming a publishing platform means, or how our recent acquisition of Newsle comes into play. So, I’d like to take a few minutes to explain and to show how you benefit as a member (...

  • How To Increase InMail Response Rates Using Member-Generated Content

    May 5, 2014

    Don’t you hate it when you receive an InMail from a fellow recruiter simply saying, “Hey! It’s an exciting time to work at company XYZ. We’re looking for a <>. I’m reaching out to you because of your background. Interested in this job?” Me too. Not only do these generic InMails underscore that the recruiter hasn’t done his or her homework, but...

  • 3 Principles for Data-Driven Recruiting

    January 24, 2013

    Data in recruiting seems to be on everyone's minds these days. In fact, we recently recommended that if you make one professional...

  • Why I’m Excited About Talent Connect 2010

    October 18, 2010

    As you may have heard, LinkedIn is hosting its first-ever conference exclusively for our Corporate Solutions customers this November 1...