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  • salaryproduct1

    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...

  • creatoroptimization1

    Spreading the Love in the LinkedIn Feed with Creator-Side Optimization

    October 16, 2018

    Co-authors: Bonnie Barrilleaux and Dylan Wang Our 567M members use the LinkedIn feed to talk to each other a lot: more than a million posts, videos, and articles flow through the LinkedIn feed each day. This is the story of how we discovered some growing pains for both creators and viewers in the feed; how we solved the problems with a smarter feed relevance...

  • talentsearch3

    Building Representative Talent Search at LinkedIn

    October 10, 2018

    Co-authors: Sahin Cem Geyik and Krishnaram Kenthapadi   Introduction: Building products that create opportunity Motivated by LinkedIn’s goal of creating economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce and by a keen interest from our customers in making sure that they are able to source diverse talent, we have adopted a “diversity by design”...

  • ai3

    An Introduction to AI at LinkedIn

    October 9, 2018

    Editor’s note: The use of AI in LinkedIn products has been the subject of multiple press articles and research papers (some...

  • resumeassistant6

    Resume Assistant: Finding High-Quality Work Experience...

    August 31, 2018

    The Microsoft acquisition of LinkedIn brought many opportunities for combining technologies to do something new and useful. One such...

  • Combining LinkedIn’s Content Filtering and Microsoft...

    July 30, 2018

    In a previous blog post, we described how a combination of human and machine intelligence keeps LinkedIn’s feed professionally...