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    How to build an effective professional network on LinkedIn: Some data-driven insights

    May 4, 2021

    Co-authors: YinYin Yu, Guillaume Saint Jacques, and Paul Matsiras Introduction In 2019, LinkedIn announced an initiative to close the network gap as part of our commitment to equity, and ensuring that everyone has equal access to opportunity. We asked people to take the Plus One Pledge and help someone outside of their network who may not have access to the same...

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    How we mapped the “skills genome” of emerging jobs

    December 10, 2019

    In today’s newly-published Emerging Jobs Report, we introduce the “skills genome methodology” to highlight the unique skills for emerging jobs—occupations that have experienced tremendous growth in hiring, but may not have had a correspondingly large or established workforce. Often, these jobs are relatively new, such as the top job globally on this year’s...

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    Using Economic Graph Data to Power the LinkedIn Salary Product

    December 14, 2018

    Co-authors: Xi Chen, Yiqun Liu, Liang Zhang, and Krishnaram Kenthapadi Online professional social networks and job platforms, such as LinkedIn, play a key role in ensuring an efficient labor marketplace by connecting talent (job seekers) with opportunities (jobs). Studies show that salary is an important factor when looking for new opportunities, but salary...

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    Sharing LinkedIn’s Economic Graph Data with WomenConnect

    November 29, 2018

    In late October, LinkedIn’s Women in Tech (WIT) organization hosted its latest external WomenConnect event. For those who may be...

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    Research Updates: Economic Graph Research Program CFP

    August 20, 2018

    If you are a researcher, academic, or data-driven thinker, the LinkedIn Economic Graph Research Program (EGRP) is your opportunity to...

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    Scaling Contextual Conversation Suggestions Over 500...

    August 14, 2017

    Co-authors: Haiyang Liu, Siva Sooriyan, Birjodh Tiwana, Kinjal Basu, and Shaunak Chatterjee LinkedIn Messaging is our conversation...