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,...

  • 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...