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Woman laid off from LinkedIn lands job at Google. All because of a video

“I landed an interview at Google through a video," a woman wrote while sharing her experience of getting a job after being fired from LinkedIn.

The image shows Mariana Kobayashi who landed a job at Google using a video after getting fired from LinkedIn. (Mariana Kobayashi)
Published on Feb 12, 2024 05:21 PM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

25,000 layoffs in one month: 6 big reasons and the way ahead

With nearly 25,000 tech workers being laid off in the first month of 2024, Silicon Valley is crashing down. Here's why it's happening.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 19: Los Angeles Times Guild members rally outside City Hall against �significant� imminent layoffs at the Los Angeles Times newspaper during a one-day walkout on January 19, 2024 in Los Angeles, California. The one-day strike is the first newsroom work stoppage in the 142-year history of the newspaper and the Guild represents about 400 editorial employees. Mario Tama/Getty Images/AFP (Photo by MARIO TAMA / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP)(Getty Images via AFP)
Published on Jan 30, 2024 12:51 AM IST

January saw over 25000 layoffs: Workers take over social media with layoff stories

Brittany Pietsch, a 27-year-old, went viral when she shared her remote firing experience.

Unionized staff at Cond� Nast walk the picket line during a 24 hour walk out amid layoff announcement in front of the Cond� Nast offices at One World Trade Center in New York City on January 23, 2024. Conde Nast is merging the popular digital music publication Pitchfork with the men's magazine GQ, a decision that has triggered anger over resulting layoffs and concern for the outlet's future. (Photo by ANGELA WEISS / AFP)(AFP)
Updated on Jan 29, 2024 09:56 PM IST

Man meets Narayana Murthy on a flight, receives this advice from the businessman

Naren Krishna met Narayana Murthy while on a flight to Bengaluru to Delhi. He shared about his entire experience on LinkedIn.

Infosys co-founder and executive chairman N.R Narayana Murthy shared his Infosys journey with a fellow passenger in a flight. (File Photo)
Published on Jan 23, 2024 09:45 AM IST
ByVrinda Jain

Chai Sutta Bar founder Anubhav Dubey joins paid period leave debate

Chai Sutta Bar founder Anubhav Dubey took to LinkedIn to share a detailed post about his company’s policy regarding menstrual days.

Anubhav Dubey shared this image along with his post on paid period leave. (LinkedIn/@Anubhav Dubey)
Published on Dec 20, 2023 05:05 PM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

Salesman convinces man to spend 20,000 in just 15 minutes. Here’s what happened

A LinkedIn user's story of how a salesman convinced him to buy products worth ₹20,000 has prompted people to post varied reactions.

The image shows a LinkedIn user with a salesperson who convinced him to buy products worth <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>20,000. (LinkedIn/@Pranay Loya)
Published on Dec 17, 2023 12:46 PM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

Suniel Shetty didn't study 'beyond bachelor's,' says education could have helped

Suniel Shetty shared how having a higher education would have helped him. He also mentioned a few points that ‘would have made him better at certain aspects.’

Suniel Shetty shared a post on LinkedIn regarding his higher education. (Instagram/@SunielShetty)
Published on Dec 07, 2023 09:32 AM IST
ByVrinda Jain

EHL Hospitality Business School launches 4-week Hotel General Manager program

According to a press release by EHL Group, the program is spread over 4 non-consecutive weeks, with courses held both online and on the EHL campus in Lausanne.

Participants who wish to apply for the program need to submit their resume or LinkedIn profile link online.(Pixabay)
Published on Nov 29, 2023 11:27 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Resume Writing: Here are the key points that the HRs look for in a candidate

Whatever you have gained and achieved through all these years should be conveyed to the recruiter through a resume.

The biggest mistake everyone makes is creating a resume once and using the same for all the roles, for ages. (Getty Images)
Published on Nov 28, 2023 04:50 PM IST
ByTisha Jacob, New Delhi

LinkedIn hits 1 billion members, adds more AI features for paying users

About 80% of recent members are signing up from outside of the United States, the company has said.

The LinkedIn logo
Published on Nov 01, 2023 07:32 PM IST
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IAF officer’s LinkedIn post on why ‘fauji kids are truly impressive' goes viral

“A big shoutout to all the fauji kids because…,” reads a part of a post shared by an IAF officer on LinkedIn about army children.

The IAF officer's post on 'fauji kids' has won people's hearts. (LinkedIn/@Niharika Handa)
Published on Oct 21, 2023 10:32 AM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

AirAsia CEO deletes shirtless pic, shares new LinkedIn post

In his new LinkedIn post, AirAsia CEO expressed gratitude to his employees for arranging an outdoor barbecue, following ‘all the attention’ he received.

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes enjoying food with his employee. (LinkedIn/Tony Fernandes)
Published on Oct 19, 2023 06:34 PM IST

AirAsia CEO holds management meeting shirtless, draws flak

After Tony Fernandes shared the picture many pointed out how it is "inappropriate" to hold meetings shirtless.

Tony Fernandes shared this picture on LinkedIn. (LinkedIn/@Tony Fernandes )
Published on Oct 17, 2023 10:56 AM IST
ByVrinda Jain

LinkedIn to axe its workforce again; 668 employees to be laid off

The cuts, which affect more than 3% of the 20,000-strong staff, add to the tens of thousands of job losses this year

A pedestrian walks by a sign at a LinkedIn office(Getty Images via AFP)
Updated on Oct 16, 2023 10:13 PM IST
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Google employee laid off during maternity leave, says she is 'devastated'

After the ex-employee shared that she was laid off, many took to the comments section of the post to wish her well.

Google laid of several employees last month. (AP)
Published on Oct 04, 2023 05:41 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

EaseMyTrip co-founder shares pic of his Lamborghini, pens note

EaseMyTrip co-founder Rikant Pitti purchased a Lamborghini Urus Performante “in a special green colour called verde viper.”

The image shows EaseMyTrip co-founder Rikant Pitti’s Lamborghini Urus Performante. (LinkedIn/@Rikant Pitti)
Updated on Sep 26, 2023 11:59 AM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

‘In a world of Elon Musks…’: Woman's post after meeting Sudha Murty

“I heard about her grace, her grit, her intelligence, and her creativity," reads a part of the caption a woman wrote while sharing about meeting Sudha Murty.

The image shows entrepreneur Jayanti Bhattacharya with philanthropist Sudha Murty. (LinkedIn/@Jayanti Bhattacharya)
Published on Sep 22, 2023 02:27 PM IST
ByTrisha Sengupta

LinkedIn server back after outage, users face temporary issue accessing website

LinkedIn experienced an outage globally where users were unable to access website and visit profiles.

LinkedIn showed this error message for several users while loading the feed.
Updated on Sep 18, 2023 05:57 PM IST

Ex-Google employee shares emotional plea after being laid off

Since the ex-employee shared the post, many people have come forward to share words of encouragement with her.

A logo is pictured above the entrance to the offices of Google in London.(AFP)
Updated on Nov 02, 2023 10:56 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

Elon Musk says, 'LinkedIn cringe level is so high,' brings his own job feature

Elon Musk shared that he will ensure that ‘X competitor to LinkedIn is cool’.

Elon Musk launched X’s ‘Hiring’ - a feature that will help organisations connect with ‘millions of relevant candidates’. He ensured that the feature would be cooler than LinkedIn. (REUTERS)
Published on Aug 28, 2023 06:00 PM IST

Lufthansa CEO takes on cabin crew role, shares experience on LinkedIn

Lufthansa Airlines CEO Jens Ritter documented his experince on LinkedIn. Many have reacted to his post and shared their thoughts.

Lufthansa Airlines CEO Jens Ritter assisting passengers on a flight from Frankfurt to Riyadh.(LinkedIn/Jens Ritter)
Published on Aug 24, 2023 08:11 PM IST

Pakistani woman angers people with her post on working women

A career mentor's post on women's work ethics sparked a debate, drawing contrasting views on women in the workforce. Many slammed the mentor in the comments.

A woman from Pakistan angered people on the Internet for questioning work ethics of women. (Unsplash)
Published on Aug 16, 2023 01:51 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

Cheat sheet: How to ace any job interview, and tackle tough questions

Everyone’s got glowing resumes. But job interviews rattle everyone. We brought in the experts to explain what they’re looking for when they pose tough questions

When asked about yourself, don’t repeat what is on your resume. The company wants to get to know you as a person, so being upfront and honest is key. Articulate your experiences with examples. (Illustrations by Malay Karmakar)
Updated on Aug 11, 2023 08:04 PM IST

Suniel Shetty says 'fear is good,' shares lessons he learned in life

Actor Suniel Shetty has shared some wise words on how to face fears in life. He also talked about the times when he was afraid of perusing something new.

Suniel Shetty took to LinkedIn to share about his fears.(Instagram/@SunielShetty)
Published on Aug 09, 2023 12:52 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

Woman reunites with childhood friend after 15 years through LinkedIn

A woman found her childhood friend on LinkedIn. She shared on Twitter about how she was able to find her after 15 years.

Thanks to LinkedIn, a woman was able to find her childhood friend.(Twitter/@Vedika)
Published on Aug 07, 2023 12:44 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

WWF uses Twitter logos to drive home a point about wildlife conservation

WWF used Twitter logos over the years to raise awareness about wildlife conservation.

WWF used this graphic to promote wildlife conservation. (LinkedIn/@mccanngermany)
Published on Jul 31, 2023 05:21 PM IST

B'luru woman claims company rejected her for being ‘too fair’, netizens confused

In a LinkedIn post, Pratiksha Jichkar shared a screenshot of the rejection mail purportedly sent by the organisation she had applied to.

The woman said that she will not name the company but instead urged other organisations to fix their work culture.(Unsplash/@mkvandergriff)
Published on Jul 26, 2023 03:29 PM IST
By | Written by Ritu Maria Johny

Woman’s CV with 13 years of experience as homemaker goes viral

A woman’s CV highlighting her 13 years of experience as a homemaker has gone viral on LinkedIn. Many praised her for including her experience as a homemaker.

A woman added her experience as a homemaker to her CV.(Representational Image: Pexels/Sora Shimazaki)
Published on Jul 23, 2023 12:13 PM IST

Woman’s honest LinkedIn profile goes viral. Here’s why

A woman in Bengaluru, has gone viral on LinkedIn for honestly listing her professional experience with a company.

Woman’s honest LinkedIn profile goes viral.(Twitter/@Vibin Babuurajan)
Published on Jul 18, 2023 02:48 PM IST
ByVrinda Jain

This LinkedIn tool will use generative AI to help you write posts

The feature is currently being tested and feedback will be sought before it is rolled out, noted Keren Baruch, LinkedIn's Director of Product.

Representational Image (Reuters)(REUTERS)
Published on Jun 26, 2023 04:19 PM IST
By, New Delhi
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