Nike gives a week off to stressed employees

Nike gives a week off to stressed employees

By Christy Gren - Sep 06, 2021

Nike propagates work-life balance by introducing paid week off for the employees to help them spend time with loved ones while regaining their mental health.

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Microsoft wants Pinterest, but the hobby site is not interested

Microsoft wants Pinterest, but the hobby site is not interested

By Anna Domanska - Feb 12, 2021

Microsoft’s acquisition in the last few years includes LinkedIn, GitHub and Minecraft. It bought LinkedIn for $26 billion in 2016. It paid $7.5 billion for GitHub. Last year, it

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LinkedIn acquires education site lynda.com for $1.5 billion

LinkedIn acquires education site lynda.com for $1.5 billion

By Christy Gren - Apr 10, 2015

The career social network LinkedIn announced Thursday that it was acquiring lynda.com, a company that specializes in online professional training videos and tutorials in a cash-sto

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Facebook developing workplace network similar to career website LinkedIn

Facebook developing workplace network similar to career website LinkedIn

By Carrie Ann - Nov 17, 2014

Facebook is reportedly working on another version of its social networking site that would cater to workplace environments. While LinkedIn connects businessmen, enterprises, entrep

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LinkedIn Launches Standalone Job Search App For iPhone That Ensures privacy

LinkedIn Launches Standalone Job Search App For iPhone That Ensures privacy

By Anna Domanska - Jun 23, 2014

In a bid to capitalise on the growing mobile traffic, LinkedIn has rolled out a brand new app to add to its collection of tools. The world’s largest professional network launched

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Google Replaces Apple as World’s ‘Most Valuable Brand’ of 2014

Google Replaces Apple as World’s ‘Most Valuable Brand’ of 2014

By Anna Domanska - May 21, 2014

Not so long ago, the ‘Godfather of New York Tech’, Fred Wilson predicted that Apple won’t be among the top three companies by 2020, to which Apple Executives paid no heed. No

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LinkedIn Earnings: Tops Analyst’s Estimates; Acquires Bright.com for USD 120M

LinkedIn Earnings: Tops Analyst’s Estimates; Acquires Bright.com for USD 120M

By Anna Domanska - Feb 07, 2014

LinkedIn shows rock-hard financial performance topping analysts’ estimates as Q4’13 revenues take a 47% leap with $447 million. The company earned 3 cents a share or $3.8 milli

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More News Emerges about Facebook Going Public

More News Emerges about Facebook Going Public

By Carrie Ann - Nov 30, 2011

The latest rumor buzzing in the business world is that social networking giant Facebook is working to raise $10 billion for an initial public offering, tentatively set for the seco

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LinkedIn, Groupon no match. Facebook Plans IPO at $100bn Valuation

LinkedIn, Groupon no match. Facebook Plans IPO at $100bn Valuation

By Vrushti Mawani - Jun 14, 2011

If Facebook does actually offer its shares through its IPO at a valuation of more than $100billion, this would make the super-popular social-networking website one of the world’s

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