Bruce  Anderson

Posts by Bruce Anderson

  • How LinkedIn Jobs Helps Level the Playing Field for Smaller Businesses

    October 22, 2019

    Diliana Alexander was essentially looking for a needle in a haystack. The cofounder and executive director of FilmGate, an arts nonprofit in Miami, Diliana (pictured at left above, with Maribel Cabrera) was looking to hire a production coordinator to help launch a summer program for high school students. But she wasn’t searching for a cookie-cutter camp...

  • 4 Industry Leaders Share Their Key Takeaways from Talent Connect 2019

    October 17, 2019

    There was lots to chew on at Talent Connect 2019 — tasty tidbits from the 47 breakout sessions, nuggets of wisdom from the stellar keynote speakers, and choice morsels from the inLounge and product demonstrations. It was a lot to digest. So, we turned to a quartet of longtime Talent Connect participants to find out what the major takeaway of the conference was...

  • Michelle Obama Shares the Key to Diverse Hiring

    October 7, 2019

    What was the thing Michelle Obama liked best about campus recruiting as a young lawyer? You mean, beyond the fact that it gave her a chance to visit her then boyfriend Barack Obama at law school?  She liked that it gave her a seat at the table, she said, to talk about diversifying her firm. She encouraged a Talent Connect 2019 audience in Dallas last week to use...

  • Why Touchy Feely Is the Most Important Class Offered at...

    October 1, 2019

    Brian Lowery isn’t a fan of the term “soft skills.” “I feel like it has the connotation of not being important stuff,” Brian says. A...

  • How LinkedIn’s Program for High Potential Youth Is Changing...

    September 30, 2019

    When LinkedIn’s former sales leaders Mike Gamson and Brian Frank launched the Business Leadership Program in 2013, they wanted to do...

  • 5 ‘Ridiculous’ Ways Patagonia Has Built a Culture That Does...

    September 27, 2019

    The outdoor retailer Patagonia makes iconic fleeces and hoodies, backpacks and Baggies. But its signature product may be its...