Erica Lockheimer

Posts by Erica Lockheimer

  • womenconnect5

    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...

  • Getting to Know Kamilah Taylor

    April 12, 2016

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. They are the ones who create, build, and maintain our platform, tools, and features—as well as write posts for this blog. In this series, we feature some of the people and personalities that make...

  • Together We’re Better: 255 Lean In CS&E Circles created in 2015

    March 10, 2016

    “When I first started college, I wasn’t a confident student," recalled Tessa Hurr, a sophomore at Columbia University, who attended this year's Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. "As soon as I was accepted to Columbia’s Engineering School, I was looking for ways to transfer out." Tessa first decided she wanted to pursue a career in computer science...

  • The Best Grace Hopper Celebration Publisher Platform Posts

    October 27, 2015

    Grace Hopper was one of the first women to earn a PhD in mathematics. She went on to lead the team that developed the first computer...