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# linkedin - Thursday 20 June, 2019

LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs as part of expansion of Irish operation
# Career Opportunities
# Career Opportunities

LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs as part of expansion of Irish operation

Jun 20th 2019, 9:43 AM 20,121 Views 26 Comments

The move will see the company’s Irish workforce expand by two thirds.

# linkedin - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Irish LinkedIn rival Cohort is shutting down after failing to raise more money
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Irish LinkedIn rival Cohort is shutting down after failing to raise more money

May 3rd 2018, 1:09 PM 603 Views 0 Comments

The startup, founded by Eamon Leonard, was backed by some tech heavyweights.

# linkedin - Friday 5 January, 2018

5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job
# What Not To Do
# What Not To Do

5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job

Jan 5th 2018, 4:17 PM 3,828 Views 0 Comments

From what to avoid in your profile photo, to how not to ask for a job.

# linkedin - Friday 27 October, 2017

The 18 stages of having a browse on LinkedIn
# Endorse Me
From The Daily Edge
# Endorse Me

The 18 stages of having a browse on LinkedIn

Oct 27th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,153 Views 1 Comment

It’s a whole different world on there.

# linkedin - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps

Sep 24th 2017, 8:00 AM 30,095 Views 35 Comments

The professional networking firm opens the doors to its new European HQ this week.

# linkedin - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Take a guided tour of... LinkedIn's purpose-built Dublin office after months under wraps

Sep 21st 2017, 4:17 PM 2,112 Views 1 Comment

The professional networking firm opens the doors to its new European HQ today.

# linkedin - Sunday 28 May, 2017

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn
# Startups
# Startups

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn

May 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 20,510 Views 11 Comments

Eamon Leonard has unveiled Cohort – an app that makes it easier to ask for a favour.

# linkedin - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Major jobs boost for Dublin as 700 new jobs announced in IT and manufacturing
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Major jobs boost for Dublin as 700 new jobs announced in IT and manufacturing

Nov 29th 2016, 7:56 AM 20,110 Views 44 Comments

Cork firm Voxpro, LinkedIn and West Pharmaceuticals have announced the roles.

# linkedin - Monday 24 October, 2016

These are the top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers
# Want
# Want

These are the top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers

Oct 24th 2016, 6:10 AM 51,324 Views 37 Comments

Demand remains high for tech skills.

# linkedin - Monday 13 June, 2016

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion
# New Connection
# New Connection

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion

Jun 13th 2016, 2:35 PM 12,085 Views 24 Comments

The deal will leave the professional network with its ‘distinctive brand and independence’.

# linkedin - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly
# Mega Breach
# Mega Breach

Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly

May 31st 2016, 11:44 AM 19,588 Views 13 Comments

Over 360 million records have been said to be leaked, which would make it one of the biggest leaks of passwords ever.

# linkedin - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

A top-flight coach found a new right-back using an online networking site

Feb 2nd 2016, 10:19 PM 9,833 Views 1 Comment

Alvaro Brachi joined Slovenian side NK Domzale last week.

# linkedin - Thursday 21 January, 2016

The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away
# Motivated And Driven
From Business ETC
# Motivated And Driven

The meaningless buzzwords you should stop using on your CV right away

Jan 21st 2016, 11:59 AM 28,158 Views 30 Comments

Step away from the thesaurus.

# linkedin - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

People losing their sh*t over this sexist job description
# Receptionist
From The Daily Edge
# Receptionist

People losing their sh*t over this sexist job description

Nov 24th 2015, 8:28 PM 8,652 Views 5 Comments

“Female candidates preferred.”

# linkedin - Sunday 12 July, 2015

The 5 big mistakes you should never make on LinkedIn
# Bad Connections
# Bad Connections

The 5 big mistakes you should never make on LinkedIn

Jul 12th 2015, 8:30 PM 38,886 Views 21 Comments

No duck-face selfies, please.

# linkedin - Monday 8 June, 2015

Here's what graduates need to do to get a job*
# Fierce Competition
# Fierce Competition

Here's what graduates need to do to get a job*

Jun 8th 2015, 10:19 AM 10,828 Views 6 Comments

*According to LinkedIn, anyway.

# linkedin - Sunday 24 May, 2015

This is who you should (and shouldn't) accept on LinkedIn
# Let's Connect
# Let's Connect

This is who you should (and shouldn't) accept on LinkedIn

May 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 48,014 Views 20 Comments

It’s about quality, not quantity.

# linkedin - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)
# Synergise
# Synergise

The words we all use on our CVs (and shouldn't)

Jan 21st 2015, 2:48 PM 33,859 Views 31 Comments

With these buzzwords you are really boring us…

# linkedin - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'
# Connecting
From The42
# Connecting

Agent uses Linkedin to find 'playmakers like Xavi or Kroos'

Jan 11th 2015, 3:03 PM 5,457 Views 1 Comment

Richie O’dare is seeking a couple of players for a Spanish 3rd division side.

# linkedin - Monday 17 November, 2014

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?
# Working 9 To 5
# Working 9 To 5

Explainer: Why does Facebook want to build a new site to compete with LinkedIn?

Nov 17th 2014, 8:30 PM 12,998 Views 7 Comments

They’re the same reasons why any company tries to expand into a new area.

Your employer could soon be encouraging you to check Facebook*
# Hard At Work
# Hard At Work

Your employer could soon be encouraging you to check Facebook*

Nov 17th 2014, 9:59 AM 11,705 Views 0 Comments

*as it’s working on a specialised site called ‘Facebook at Work’

# linkedin - Sunday 9 November, 2014

This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says 'tell me about yourself'
# Jobs
# Jobs

This is the best way to answer when an interviewer says 'tell me about yourself'

Nov 9th 2014, 4:00 PM 64,750 Views 30 Comments

Don’t ask them about where they went to school.

# linkedin - Thursday 9 October, 2014

LinkedIn to build new headquarters in Dublin (and there's space for 1,200 employees)
# Busy Bees
# Busy Bees

LinkedIn to build new headquarters in Dublin (and there's space for 1,200 employees)

Oct 9th 2014, 7:29 AM 12,022 Views 16 Comments

The social network says it plans to double its Irish workforce.

# linkedin - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations
# Settlement
# Settlement

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations

Aug 5th 2014, 10:47 AM 10,418 Views 13 Comments

The professional social network said it paid more than $3.3 million in overtime back wages and $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.

# linkedin - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

LinkedIn clamps down on browser plug-in which reveals users' email
# Sneak Peak
# Sneak Peak

LinkedIn clamps down on browser plug-in which reveals users' email

Apr 1st 2014, 4:06 PM 7,586 Views 5 Comments

The site is issuing a cease and desist letter to Sell Hack, a browser plug-in which allows you to view an account’s email address, even if you’re not connected.

# linkedin - Monday 9 December, 2013

Major tech companies ask US government to reform surveillance laws
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Major tech companies ask US government to reform surveillance laws

Dec 9th 2013, 11:01 AM 4,219 Views 13 Comments

The companies which include Facebook, Microsoft and Google are demanding the government to allow greater transparency and accountability when requesting public data.

# linkedin - Friday 29 November, 2013

Almost half of Twitter users in Ireland tweet once a fortnight
# Social Media
# Social Media

Almost half of Twitter users in Ireland tweet once a fortnight

Nov 29th 2013, 1:26 PM 5,442 Views 23 Comments

Facebook is the most popular social media site but Twitter and LinkedIn are slowly catching up.

# linkedin - Sunday 17 November, 2013

7 things all recent graduates know to be true
# I Guess This Is Growing Up
From The Daily Edge
# I Guess This Is Growing Up

7 things all recent graduates know to be true

Nov 17th 2013, 8:15 PM 34,594 Views 24 Comments

So you’ve got a degree. Now what?

# linkedin - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Here's the most popular employer on LinkedIn in Ireland
# Stats
# Stats

Here's the most popular employer on LinkedIn in Ireland

Nov 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 42,779 Views 27 Comments

LinkedIn has hit one million Irish users and to mark the occasion, the social network has released some interesting nuggets about its users…

# linkedin - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Column: Do you 'compartmentalise' your life on social media?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Do you 'compartmentalise' your life on social media?

Oct 19th 2013, 7:00 PM 69 Views 24 Comments

Is Facebook for friends and Twitter for the truth? Molly Garboden writes about how showing different sides to yourself to different people is a trick as old as time.

# linkedin - Thursday 22 August, 2013

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access
# Internet.org
# Internet.org

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access

Aug 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 7,398 Views 28 Comments

Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Qualcomm, MediaTek and Opera are among the companies who want to help bring two-thirds of the world who don’t have internet access online.

# linkedin - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

LinkedIn reduces age limit from 18 to 13
# Social Media
# Social Media

LinkedIn reduces age limit from 18 to 13

Aug 20th 2013, 5:39 PM 7,157 Views 36 Comments

The social networking site made the changes in its terms of service to attract younger users to its new university section.

# linkedin - Thursday 4 July, 2013

These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using
# Social Networking
# Social Networking

These graphs show you what social media sites Irish people are using

Jul 4th 2013, 7:15 AM 19,177 Views 27 Comments

Over a third of the country don’t use social networking websites but the number of Facebook and Twitter users is on the rise.

# linkedin - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Weird Wide Web: Lego school, some baby-making lingerie and a very smart lock
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Lego school, some baby-making lingerie and a very smart lock

Jun 2nd 2013, 11:30 AM 10,800 Views 4 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# linkedin - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference
# Bright Spark
# Bright Spark

Waterford programmer Jordan Casey, 13, to address Californian conference

May 2nd 2013, 3:53 PM 12,499 Views 40 Comments

Casey is set to address over 4,000 delegates on the topic “Things I learned the hard way as a young CEO”.

# linkedin - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Meet the company which will only accept Twitter CVs
# Careers
# Careers

Meet the company which will only accept Twitter CVs

Feb 23rd 2013, 8:45 AM 12,058 Views 13 Comments

And it’s for applications for a six-figure job.

# linkedin - Friday 4 January, 2013

Irish businesses warned of 'significantly increased' IT security risks in 2013
# Security
# Security

Irish businesses warned of 'significantly increased' IT security risks in 2013

Jan 4th 2013, 11:53 AM 4,226 Views 8 Comments

Major security breaches at large international businesses such as Sony, LinkedIn, Global Payments and RSA are a warning to Irish businesses, says a leading security specialist.

# linkedin - Thursday 20 December, 2012

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey
# IT Security
# IT Security

'Careless' employees more of an IT security risk than hackers - survey

Dec 20th 2012, 10:00 PM 9,106 Views 8 Comments

A survey of nearly 300 IT professionals in Irish companies has identified their concerns about employees’ computer habits at work.

# linkedin - Saturday 15 December, 2012

15 words you must stop using in your LinkedIn profile
# Bad Buzz
# Bad Buzz

15 words you must stop using in your LinkedIn profile

Dec 15th 2012, 9:45 AM 15,070 Views 21 Comments

The 2012 list of overused, useless buzzwords on the careers networking site.

# linkedin - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Careers clinic: Get a reference... from your colleagues
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Careers clinic: Get a reference... from your colleagues

Oct 13th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,250 Views 3 Comments

A referral by a friend or colleague is one of the more fruitful avenues to explore in job hunting.

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