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Silicon Valley Vows To Improve Tech For People With Disabilities

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 07.24.2015 | Technology

At 19 percent of the U.S. population, people with disabilities represent the largest minority group in the country, but basic technologies are o...

7 Tips to Clean Up Your LinkedIn Profile

Jill Jacinto | Posted 07.24.2015 | Women
Jill Jacinto

Spring has officially arrived. While you clean up your home and store your winter attire don't forget to tackle your LinkedIn profile. It's most likely been a while since you updated your profile, added new connections and touched base with your network. Grab a cup of coffee and get started.

Forget Ashley Madison! Any Website Can Arrange An Affair

The Huffington Post | Aaron Nemo | Posted 07.21.2015 | Comedy

By now, you've heard about the hacking of Ashley Madison, a website designed to help married men and women cheat on their spouses. So, what ...

LinkedIn: Technological and Financial Giants; But Morally Pygmies

Charlie Smith | Posted 07.15.2015 | Business
Charlie Smith

When LinkedIn decided to create a China-hosted version of its website in February, 2014, it made a decision to compromise the company's values in the pursuit of the dollar.

How Digital Platforms Like LinkedIn, Uber And TaskRabbit Are Changing The On-Demand Economy

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 07.14.2015 | Technology

We've been inundated with stories about how advances in technology will change employment -- from the rise of the "on-demand economy" to the ...

Public Policy Challenges and Opportunities in a Digital Economy

Sen. Mark Warner | Posted 07.09.2015 | Politics
Sen. Mark Warner

Some version of the Gig and Sharing economies are here to stay. As policymakers, we need to ask the right questions, discuss the appropriate rules of the road, and know when we need to get out of the way.

How to Energize Yourself for Change (Energy for Action)

Fred Kofman | Posted 07.03.2015 | Business
Fred Kofman

In order to act you must feel the a gap between what you have and what you want have, what is and what you want it to be. This gap creates a tension that, just like the tension between the poles of a battery, gives you the energy to act.

Startup Insider: 5 Metrics 500 Startups Partner Edith Yeung Looks for in Mobile-App Startups

David Ongchoco | Posted 07.03.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

500 Startups Mobile Collective Fund Partner Edith Yeung explained 'MO-AARRR', the mobile framework she uses when evaluating mobile app startups, at the Echelon Asia Summit 2015 held last June 23 and 24.

Open Letter to Jeff Weiner -- Help Make LinkedIn a Force for Good

Daniel Goleman | Posted 06.25.2015 | Media
Daniel Goleman

There's no doubt that LinkedIn has become the world's best place to connect professionally and build your network. I see a way it could be even better -- especially when it comes to managing your professional identity -- and letting users know if you're the right person for a job.

We Had Our Arguments, But We Will Miss You Wikipedia

Charlie Smith | Posted 06.18.2015 | World
Charlie Smith

If the censors were ever embarrassed, they certainly are no longer. With the support of Xi Jinping, they are emboldened. And we expect to see the authorities take further steps to crack down on any website, mobile app or circumvention tool that allows Chinese citizens to freely access information. Rest in peace, Wikipedia.

Your LinkedIn Profile vs. Your Resume: What's the Difference?

Quora | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Quora

LinkedIn is an incredibly valuable tool, but it's not design to be an online resume. It can be used as that, yes, but it's not its core purpose.

Young & Entrepreneurial: Ivy League Dropouts and Glints Founders Are Building the Linkedin for Youth

David Ongchoco | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

Glints, a career discovery platform, has gotten a lot of buzz in the last few months because of its three young and entrepreneurial founders Oswald Yeo, Ying Cong Seah and Looi Qin En.

Joseph Roualdes: Chart Your Career Based on What You Love to Do

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

What has been the most rewarding part of your career? For Joseph Roualdes, Corporate Communications Senior Manager II at LinkedIn, he thinks that we should all consider our first jobs as our first major professional milestones, and emphasizes the importance of charting one's career on their passions, not just on fancy job positions.

19 Ways to Build Social Media Relationships From the Ground Up

Karen Yankovich | Posted 06.11.2015 | Business
Karen Yankovich

Social media is a great place to grow your network. Plain and simple. It doesn't get any easier to find, build and nurture a group of fans, followers, and future clients, but it does take some work.

Why Your LinkedIn Profile Is More Compelling Than Your Resume

Ellevate | Posted 06.08.2015 | Women
Ellevate

While your resume can help you get the interview for a new job, a fully optimized LinkedIn profile can bring you more business, more connections, and can increase your professional reputation. That is a value worth achieving.

Washington Is Changing. Companies Have to Change With It

Techonomy | Posted 06.05.2015 | Business
Techonomy

Digital technology transformed business models for the media, manufacturing and sports industries. Now shifts in how Washington works require that companies adopt new, technology-driven government affairs strategies.

Why Asia Matters for LinkedIn

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2015 | Technology
Techonomy

As LinkedIn works to connect all the world's professionals, CEO Jeff Weiner is increasingly setting his sights on a bigger vision -- to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce.

Three Tips for Posting on Social Media

Linda Lauren | Posted 06.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Lauren

I love being connected globally, and I enjoy the many conveniences of this wonderful age of computing through life and business, All of this technolog...

Secrets of a Career Climb: Make Shit Happen, Deal When It Does

Jim Treacy | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Jim Treacy

Embrace your scars. When you have something to offer you'll be sought. The person who wants something least holds the stronger position. Living the dream is never giving in to adversity -- hold ground, then bounce back.

Andrew Lord

Why You Should Be Using LinkedIn More Like Facebook

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Lord | Posted 06.02.2015 | Business

Here's what you need to know to look smarter and more hirable.

7 Steps To Get Targeted Leads from LinkedIn for Small Businesses

Greig Wells | Posted 05.29.2015 | Business
Greig Wells

Since the LinkedIn universe is so vast, as a business owner, you would be wise to utilize this social tool as a way to produce targeted leads. The seven tips listed below will reveal how you can use LinkedIn do just that.

How to Use the Summer to Jumpstart Your Legal Career

Tamesha Keel | Posted 06.08.2015 | Education
Tamesha Keel

Summer is the elusive time in between semesters when students take a break from law school, but continue to work hard as students of the law. Very quickly, they learn that summers may not be quite as glamorous and relaxing as portrayed.

Women in Business Q&A: Sarah Clatterbuck, Director, Web Development, LinkedIn Corporation

Laura Dunn | Posted 05.24.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sarah Clatterbuck joined LinkedIn in 2012. She currently leads the company's web development teams responsible for horizontal user experience technica...

Could Your LinkedIn Profile Be Your New Credit Score?

Aryea Aranoff | Posted 05.20.2015 | Money
Aryea Aranoff

If you're a working professional and you're using social media to connect with friends, colleagues and business opportunities, then you need to be aware that your posts, updates, tweets and pictures can impact your financial future.

How to Make Clients for Life on LinkedIn

Irina Jordan | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
Irina Jordan

Making meaningful connections on LinkedIn goes far beyond sending requests, and there are several steps you can take to optimize your networking strategy.