Items Tagged with 'LinkedIn'


  • LinkedIn, Cisco, Pure Storage invest $20 million for affordable housing in Silicon Valley

    Tech companies invest in Bay Area affordable housing fund
    LinkedIn, Cisco, and Pure Storage are joining together to invest a total of $20 million into the TECH Fund, a program started by Housing Trust Silicon Valley that aims to get more high-tech organizations, large employers and philanthropists involved with creating affordable housing in the Bay Area.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: LinkedIn invests $10m in Silicon Valley affordable housing

    The rent is too damn high!
    Every week, it seems like there’s another example of people (or companies) going to extremes to secure housing in the Bay Area. Earlier this year, Facebook and Google both announced plans to help build new, affordable housing in Silicon Valley. And now, LinkedIn is joining in too. All that, and more, in your Monday Morning Cup of Coffee.
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  • Congrats! Move here after you graduate college

    Put all your hard-earned $$$ to good use
    Yes! You graduated! But now what? Trulia teamed up with LinkedIn to find out the top metropolitan areas for young college graduates. In the report, Trulia compares median income to median rental estimates, and combines this with job availability ratings from LinkedIn and what percent of the population is also young college graduates. Here’s where they think you should live, and why.
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  • What's Google have to do with mortgages?

    How a recent study of digital expectations relates to lending

    Mega-tech brands like Google and Amazon not only have the deep pockets and relationships to enter the space if they wish, but also have the hardware and software framework of the digital channels required to deliver a trustworthy consumer experience around something like a mortgage.

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  • LinkedIn SVP Deep Nishar joins as advisor

    Former Google exec tasked with assisting company’s expansion
    In his role as an advisor, Nishar is expected to provide “valuable expertise to as the company makes further enhancements to its web and mobile user experience,” the company said in a statement.
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  • From HW Magazine


    A look inside the social media war rooms remaking the mortgage business
    Each weekday morning, Kendra Taylor settles into her cubicle at Nationstar Mortgage and fires up a computer and two monitors. With a few keystrokes, she sends out a morning greeting: "Happy Monday! We hope everyone had a fantastic weekend. We’re back to work and ready to help out if you need us!"
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  • LinkedIn Influencer: Getting a mortgage is like being molested

    Creepy Uncle Freddie and Aunt Fannie in a Dummy's Guide

    Another week, another empty argument against the virtues and benefits of homeownership. Uber-hip metro journalists and trendy urban planning types unimaginatively and hopefully declare the death of the suburbs or the death of single-family homeownership as a lifestyle with the regularity of a smoking habit.

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