• Microsoft’s Acquisition of LinkedIn Officially Closes

    … Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn, which was initially announced in June, officially closed Thursday. LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner said in a blog post revealing that the transaction was final: For our members, the LinkedIn that you use to advance your career, find jobs, build your network and stay informed is only going to get better. We’re…

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  • Social Media, Mobile and the Search for Employment (Report)

    … What role does social media play in the search for employment? A fairly substantial role, according to the latest study from Pew Research Center. Pew found that nearly two-thirds of Americans use social media platforms of some kind in their job searches, adding: 35 percent of social media users have used social networks to search…

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