Friday, December 7, 2012

Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn

Summary of the interview:

Today LinkedIn is the professional identity of record, with  BI/Insight tools built around it. The business has three core areas:
  • Hire (the bulk of the business today)
  • Market
  • Sell
Mobile is now 25% of weekly uniques, higher if you count m.LinkedIn


Initial Vision:
Mapping professional connections across the globe with 3 degrees of separation

Revised Vision:
Moving to leveraging people to mapping an economic graph so there will essentially three graphs; a Digital profile for people, companies and opportunities. With an objective to remove the inefficiencies preventing the flow of capital to opportunity




4 comments: