LinkedIn is a powerful channel for business. AND, it’s one of the noisiest channels to navigate. Most of us LinkedIn users have experienced the scourge of new connection spam. Here’s how new connection spam works: a seemingly symbiotic LI user requests connection, often with a simpatico sounding direct message (DM). We accept the connection and…

In a landmark move aiming to combat worker misclassification, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law Wednesday that will potentially give independently contracted local workers such as Postmates and Lyft drivers the same rights as full-time employees of the companies for which they work.One in 10 Californians work as independent contractors for a…