• ghcresearch1

    Workplace Bias and User Research at Grace Hopper Celebration 2016

    December 7, 2016

    Coauthors: Elysa Stein, Julie Norvaisas “Oh, I can tell you stories! Age and gender bias. Sexual harassment is still so common. We’ve come a long way but still have work to do.” – Senior female leader at a nonprofit Several weeks ago, a group of LinkedIn’s User Experience Design and Research team had the opportunity to attend the 2016 Grace Hopper Celebration of...

  • LinkedIn Learning Machine Learning Flow

    Personalized Recommendations in LinkedIn Learning

    December 6, 2016

    Coauthors: Shivani Rao, Gungor Polatkan We recently launched LinkedIn Learning, an online learning platform that enables students and professionals to take courses and learn the skills required to meet their career goals. As part of this platform, we provide personalized course recommendations. A/B testing indicates that we have 58% higher engagement rate when...

  • everyday1

    What Gets Measured Gets Fixed

    December 5, 2016

    This post is part of the series “Every Day Is Monday in Operations.” Throughout this series we discuss our challenges, share our war stories, and walk through the learnings we’ve gained as Operations leaders. You can read the introduction and find links to the rest of the series here. Today’s stories “The 10g Massacre” and “TS3” come from David Henke and...

  • livetesting1

    Pemberly at LinkedIn

    December 2, 2016

    Coauthors: Sarah Clatterbuck, Mark Pascual, Chad Hietala, Eugene O’Neill When setting out to re-imagine our flagship app and desktop...

  • EveryDay1

    Every Day Is Monday In Operations

    November 30, 2016

    This post is part of the series “Every Day Is Monday in Operations.” Throughout this series we discuss our challenges, share our war...

  • cgroups21

    Application Pauses When Running JVM Inside Linux Control...

    November 28, 2016

    Linux cgroups-based solutions (e.g., Docker, CoreOS) are increasingly being used to host multiple applications on the same host. We...