Lydia Abbot

Posts by Lydia Abbot

  • Tips for Managing a Remote Workforce During Coronavirus — and Beyond

    March 11, 2020

    Many companies are asking their employees to work remotely in an effort to slow down the spread of coronavirus and preserve the health and safety of their people. This change creates a new set of challenges for managers to support and stay connected with their newly remote workforce, so LinkedIn and the community are here to help. Recently we spoke with GitLab,...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    February 21, 2020

    In this week’s list of must-read articles for talent professionals, you'll get a closer look at the difference between the five distinct generations that now make up today's workforce — and why some companies are hiring generational consultants in an attempt to make everyone happy. Also on our least, read Gretchen Carlsona and Roxanne Petraeus' perspectives on...

  • The Most Popular LinkedIn Recruiting Stories of 2019

    December 18, 2019

    As we look back at 2019 and buckle up for 2020, there’s one thing we can all agree on: Recruiting is on fire. And there’s proof too: LinkedIn data shows demand for recruiting professionals has jumped by 63% since 2016. That’s because finding and engaging talent has only gotten harder. With low unemployment rates, talent professionals are essential for winning...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    October 11, 2019

    If you’re looking for a stimulating read, here’s a great list for you. We found some of the best recent articles published for talent...

  • We Asked Kids Real Job Interview Questions — Here Are Their...

    October 10, 2019

    Raise your hand if you love asking or being asked the following interview questions: How many golf balls can you fit on a jet? Where...

  • 10 Tips for Picking the Right LinkedIn Profile Picture 

    August 5, 2019

    Your profile picture is a key element of your LinkedIn presence. Our research shows that just having a picture makes your profile 14...