Lydia Abbot

Posts by Lydia Abbot

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    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...

  • LinkedIn Talent Solutions presents Forward Live / March 30, 2021

    Join Us for a Global Event Exploring How Talent Leaders Will Shape the New World of Work

    March 1, 2021

    The world of work has undergone some significant shifts over the past year, and things are very much still in flux. Talent professionals will play a critical role in shaping what the future of work looks like at their companies — from putting strategies in place to support diversity, inclusion, and belonging to finding long-term solutions around flexible work,...

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    An Equitable Workplace Starts With Equitable Hiring

    February 11, 2021

    For years, companies have been looking to make their workforces more diverse. In the Fortune/Deloitte 2020 CEO survey, 96% of CEOs considered diversity, equity, and inclusion a strategic priority. As a talent advisor, you know that inclusive hiring starts with how you source talent. One of the ways we plan to help hiring managers and recruiters in their efforts...

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    The Most Popular LinkedIn Recruiting Stories of 2020

    December 21, 2020

    It’s been quite a year. Though for most of us, 2020 has felt a lot longer. For recruiters, it’s been an especially trying year as many...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    October 23, 2020

    In the past, competition for talent and the economy have followed a fairly predictable pattern: when the economy is booming,...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    October 9, 2020

    In this week’s list of articles, learn why a “chief medical officer” may be a new essential role at companies, the pros and cons of...