Women in Tech Articles

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    Voices From Our Internal WomenConnect Event

    July 5, 2018

    In late June, we hosted our third annual WomenConnect event, where well over 100 employee attendees got together to talk about career transformation, cultivating leadership skills, and finding a comfortable work-life balance. We kicked off the event with a discussion between me and Jeff Weiner about empathy, compassion, and women's empowerment, and then broke...

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    Coding Conversations: How Challenges Can Lead to Innovation

    April 3, 2018

    Editor's Note: LinkedIn Engineering is dedicated to solving complex problems at scale to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. This challenge provides our engineers with the opportunity to build their technical skills as they make this mission a reality. In this series, we’ll talk about the career development of the people that...

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    Commit-ing to Open Source on International Women's Day

    March 8, 2018

    LinkedIn has a longstanding history with and commitment to the open source community. Many of our engineers across the company contribute to LinkedIn-owned projects, as well as projects shared by other technologists. If you’re interested in why we open source, here’s a post from our our Chief Data Officer, Igor Perisic, that helps explain our philosophy. At the...

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    NYC Engineering: Making Strides to Encourage More Women in ...

    February 7, 2018

    Co-authors: Stephanie Killian and Nikolai Avteniev   LinkedIn’s vision is to create economic opportunity. Many of us across the...

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    Open Sourcing Our WomenConnect Event Framework

    November 21, 2017

    Co-authors: Ya Xu, Liz Morgan, and Thogori Karago Relationships matter, but to build them, you need to first make the right...

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    Our Partnership with TechWomen Grows

    October 27, 2017

    For the past five years, LinkedIn has participated in TechWomen, a mentorship and exchange program that brings emerging female leaders...