|Presenter: Dane Adams|
Founded in 2003, LinkedIn connects the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. With more than 400 million members worldwide, including executives from every Fortune 500 company, LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network on the Internet. The company has a diversified business model with revenue coming from Talent Solutions, Marketing Solutions and Premium Subscriptions products. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, LinkedIn has offices across the globe.
Dane's background is a mixture of recruitment, SaaS (Software as a Service) and sales. He currently works as an Account Director within LinkedIn Talent Solutions. His role is to guide and collaborate with his clients so they can fully leverage the power of LinkedIn; specifically by sourcing top passive talent, building their brand and engaging with their target audience.
Top 10 UK Jobs with the Biggest Pay Increases
With salary being listed as one of the top reasons people change jobs, it might be tempting to look at higher paying roles when conducting your job search. However, it is also important to think about how your pay may increase as your progress throughout your career. In Glassdoor’s latest report they have identified the top 10 jobs where pay has increased the most for employees with up to three years’ experience through to the salaries achieve...
Five Office Christmas Party Blunders to Avoid
The trick to surviving your office Christmas party with your pride/reputation/career intact is to strike the balance between taking part, but not pushing things too far. Below we look at the top five office Christmas party blunders you should avoid. Drinking too much This one should be a no-brainer. Yet without fail at an office party someone always manages to drink one too many and ends up doing something they regret. Make sure you know your ...
Do’s & Don’ts for Getting Along in a Coworking Space
We have all experienced an annoying co-worker; the person who has their phone ringer too loud, leaves used teabags lying around, or is oblivious to how pungent their fish lunch is. Simmering resentment towards these individuals is an inevitable result of spending the day close to them. Whilst it is important to learn how to navigate the behaviours of those you spend your working day with, it is even more important to avoid actually becoming on...
Should Co-workers be Friends on Facebook
Last year there was uproar when a workplace tribunal in Australia ruled that unfriending someone on the social platform is tantamount to workplace bullying. This happened after a colleague unfriended another after an argument and the case ended up at the Fair Work Commission. The verdict shocked many into re-examining their social media practices at work. With more than one billion people active on Facebook it is inevitable that our virtual li...
NMC Revalidation Report Shows Successful September Surge.
Over 100,000 nurses and midwives have revalidated since the new process was introduced earlier this year, according to the second quarterly report released by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). September saw the largest number of nurses and midwives due to go through the process in a single month, with more than 51,000 due to revalidate. Though a challenge, the month was a success with 95% of nurses and midwives completing their revalida...