My LinkedIn feed....

Mar 15, 2018 8 Comments

5%: current/past colleagues posting about their work
15%: postings about jobs
80%: recruiters high fiving each other, whining about candidates that don't get back to them or don't like how aggressive they are, or posting ridiculously generic, pointless life/work/job search advice

Maybe I just need to unfollow these people, the recruiter circle jerk that LinkedIn has become is too much to handle...


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TOP 8 Comments
  • Google / Eng asshole
    Who the fuck checks their LinkedIn feed??
    Mar 15, 2018 4
    • New / Eng ktalent
      Google folks never reply to linkedin messages. Why is that? You guys have u r own social network ? Just curious
      Mar 15, 2018
    • AT&T / Eng

      AT&T Eng

      Optum, Windstream, AT&T, Verizon
      Because could anyone honestly solicit them a better opportunity where they’re happier, better utilized, and paid more?
      Mar 15, 2018
    • Google / Eng

      Google Eng

      We have an internal group "$%&* Recruiters say" where we post all the silly recruitment [in]mails we get. If a recruiter would put some personalized effort into the mails instead of the same junk to their filtered search perhaps we would reply and tell you why the offer was uninteresting. Often these are things that could be addressed with more info.
      Mar 15, 2018
    • Microsoft / Eng MonteFisto
      Oh yeah, that's a whole separate rant. I'm a senior at Microsoft that's worked at multiple top companies - do you think I really want to go work at some podunk enterprise job writing their vb web app just because .NET is on my list of skills??
      Mar 15, 2018
  • LinkedIn / Eng

    LinkedIn Eng

    Amazon, IBM
    Msft now has buyer’s remorse ? 😜
    Mar 15, 2018 0
  • NAVEX Global Gala218
    It’s only good for finding job opportunities. The feed is inspirational messages and pointless fluff.
    Mar 15, 2018 0
  • Google / Eng Alpha Zero
    Sounds like Blind.
    Mar 15, 2018 0


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