Product Design Articles

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    Making LinkedIn Media More Inclusive with Alternative Text Descriptions

    October 10, 2019

    Co-authors: Vipin Gupta, Ananth Sankar and Jyotsna Thapliyal As part of our vision to provide economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce, LinkedIn creates a unique environment for members to network, learn, share knowledge, and find jobs. In many ways, the LinkedIn feed has become the core of this effort as the preeminent way to share...

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    The building blocks of LinkedIn Skill Assessments

    September 17, 2019

    Co-authors: Christian Mathiesen and Jie Zhang Your LinkedIn profile is intended to be a representative picture of your professional life and career, and a key part of that picture is the skills you’ve acquired. In pursuit of our mission to create a place where everyone has access to opportunities based on the skills they have, we’re rolling out a new way to...

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    Fairness, Privacy, and Transparency by Design in AI/ML Systems

    July 26, 2019

    Co-authors: Stuart Ambler, Ahsan Chudhary, Mark Dietz, Sahin Cem Geyik, Krishnaram Kenthapadi, Ian Koeppe, Varun Mithal, Guillaume Saint-Jacques, Amir Sepehri, Thanh Tran, and Sriram Vasudevan Editor’s note: A shorter version of this article was originally posted by Krishnaram Kenthapadi on LinkedIn. Introduction How do we take fairness and transparency into...

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    How Natural Language Processing Helps LinkedIn Members Get ...

    April 30, 2019

    As members explore the many products of LinkedIn, including the feed, homepage, Learning, Recruiter, and Sales Navigator, to name a...

  • Under The Hood: Learning With Documents

    April 24, 2019

    Co-authors: Anurag Rawat and Kirsten Rauffer LinkedIn Learning aims to be the world’s most engaging learning platform. Learning...

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    The AI Behind LinkedIn Recruiter Search and Recommendation ...

    April 22, 2019

    Co-authors: Qi Guo, Sahin Cem Geyik, Cagri Ozcaglar, Ketan Thakkar, Nadeem Anjum, and Krishnaram Kenthapadi   LinkedIn Talent...