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LinkedIn products head announces departure

Deep Nishar, the head of products and user experience at LinkedIn, announced his departure from the company on Thursday after six years with the career networking website. 353 more words

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My Big Break: How Terry Semel (and the ET Atari fiasco) landed LinkedIn's Jeff Weiner at Yahoo

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has had a couple “big breaks” in his career. The first came when his father asked him to write a mock cover letter… 449 more words

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Jeff Weiner never wanted to work at Yahoo, but it's the best thing that ever happened to him

Jeff Weiner has been highly successful as the CEO of LinkedIn, but it’s a role he never would have found had he not accidentally ended up at Yahoo. 1,054 more words

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How a mock cover letter to his father helped LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner land a job at Warner Bros

Most kids don’t grow up wanting to be media moguls. But with a father who worked in the television business, former Warner Bros executive and current LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner’s future was beginning to take shape as early as the first grade.  424 more words

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LinkedIn Beats Top and Bottom Lines in Second Quarter

Directly after LinkedIn announced its second quarter earnings earlier this month, the stock began soaring. It was up as much as 13% in reaction but has since cooled to about 8% after-hours. 273 more words

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LinkedIn forks over $6 million in back wages, damages for unpaid overtime

It doesn’t pay to short employees for working overtime. Just ask LinkedIn.

The U.S. Labor Department announced on Monday that the professional networking site agreed to pay nearly $6 million in back wages and damages to 359 current and former employees. 229 more words

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Lessons from Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn’s Networker-in-Chief

Jeff Weiner is determined to read the letter, even if he’s running a tad late. For more than an hour the chief executive of LinkedIn has been holding forth on everything from management techniques to employee satisfaction, as well as reflecting on his own career path. 2,839 more words

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Angela Grant reblogged this on Failure to Listen and commented:

Jeff Weiner sounds like a leader, does he care about the customer experience at LinkedIn?    

LinkedIn Speaker Series: Jeff Weiner, Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha

http://youtu.be/kQJf7W88HDs