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Roku brings premium subscriptions to Roku Channel, taking on Amazon Prime Video

A big update is coming for Roku’s free content network, Roku Channel. The set-top box company announced on Wednesday that it will soon launch premium subscriptions on its movies, TV, and live events platform called The Roku Channel. 
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LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman accidentally funded fake news

A Silicon Valley billionaire who co-founded LinkedIn is apologizing for accidentally funding a recently uncovered fake news operation. LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman issued a statement on Wednesday addressing a New York Times story that uncovered
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The Top 18 Articles of 2018 – #9 We’ve Created a Monster – Bad Recruiting

I read recently in a random article that there were 6,900 open jobs within Talent Acquisition in the United States currently. Wow. For the people that think AI (artificial intelligence for those living under a rock) will take over the...
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LinkedIn is beginning to look a lot like Snapchat

It was only a matter of time: the Stories trend has officially made it to LinkedIn. Yes, that somebody-would-like-to-connect-with-you LinkedIn. The professional networking service, never one to dive into a social media trend too quickly, is finally
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Content Search on LinkedIn

Not many LinkedIn users are aware of this functionality, but this is a great way to discover if anyone has mentioned your name, your project, has shared your articles and any related comments they are adding on LinkedIn. I have...
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LinkedIn’s Dan Shapero on How ‘More Than Ever, Companies Win or Lose on Their People’

Dan Shapero is vice president, talent solutions, careers, & learning, at LinkedIn. He’s responsible for LinkedIn’s $3 billion+ talent solutions business, as well as products for job seekers, learners, and employers. I caught up
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Lean into your menial workhorse job with Panasonic's human blinders

Look, it's past time you stopped pretending.  Despite the painstakingly curated LinkedIn profile, Twitter bio worded just so, and daily effort to convince yourself otherwise, deep down you know the truth: Your job is a meaningless grind
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LinkedIn’s New ATS Gets Results As Fast As You Hit ‘Post’

LinkedIn knows how to put on a show, and this year it didn’t disappoint at its annual Talent Connect Conference this week in Anaheim, California. The big news was the announcement LinkedIn is building a new applicant tracking system, set...
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LinkedIn Builds ATS and Launches New Diversity Insights

LinkedIn knows how to put on a show, and this year it didn’t disappoint at its annual Talent Connect Conference in Anaheim, California. The headliner this morning was CEO Jeff Weiner and the announcement from Sarah Beth Anders that
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LinkedIn Acquires Employee Engagement Platform Glint

LinkedIn has signed an agreement to acquire Glint, an employee-engagement platform that aims to deliver insights to improve employee satisfaction, happiness, and performance. Terms were undisclosed, but CNBC is reporting that the deal was in the $