economic graph Articles

  • messaging2

    Scaling Contextual Conversation Suggestions Over 500 Million Members

    August 14, 2017

    Co-authors: Haiyang Liu, Siva Sooriyan, Birjodh Tiwana, Kinjal Basu, and Shaunak Chatterjee   LinkedIn Messaging is our conversation platform that enables meaningful, professional conversations between our members. We recently launched a new messaging experience that allows members to start and continue a conversation from any page on LinkedIn desktop, and then...

  • Economic Graph Research Program Bnner

    Announcing the Economic Graph Research Program

    March 15, 2017

    Roughly two years ago, we launched an ambitious project called the Economic Graph Challenge (EGC). The idea was simple: There are approximately 3 billion people in the global workforce, and LinkedIn's vision is to create economic opportunity for every one of them. By mapping economic relationships, developing the world's first Economic Graph, we can make that...

  • First Impressions, Initial Network Size

    First Impression of Your Professional Social Network in a Company

    June 14, 2016

    There are many factors that affect your career within an organization. Communication skills are important for all jobs; technical skills are critical for tech jobs; a positive attitude may boost your success, and so on. Not only do personal skills and attitudes influence your career, but social relationships also matter. You can easily imagine that a healthy...

  • Higher Ed video

    Video: Higher Ed Team Seeks to Predict Collegiate Futures

    November 13, 2015

    LinkedIn leverages professional and educational data from our more than 400 million members to create Student Decision tools that can...

  • How One Engineer is Helping Build the Economic Graph

    July 8, 2015

    As a manager at LinkedIn I get the opportunity to learn from my team and help them grow their careers. Srinath Shankar joined LinkedIn...

  • Research for Economic Impact: Meeting the Winners of the...

    June 30, 2015

    A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of meeting the 11 teams who are conducting research as part of the LinkedIn Economic Graph...