New LinkedIn profile features help verify identity, detect and remove fake accounts, boost authenticity

I have the pleasure of hearing from you and members across LinkedIn how much value you get from our professional community we’re building. Equally important, is that in order for you to find that next job, learn new skills, or connect with others, you want to feel confident that the people you come across are authentic.  In June, companies globally reported a rise in fraudulent activity across the internet, and I shared in this post … [Read more...]

Working together to keep LinkedIn safe

Teams at LinkedIn - like the one I help lead for trust, privacy, and equity - are tasked with the hard work needed every day to ensure that you can safely and securely connect to opportunity. Over the last few months, we’ve seen a rise in fraudulent activity happening across the Internet, including here on LinkedIn, and heard questions on how we are working to prevent it.  First, our policies are clear on prohibiting fake profiles or … [Read more...]