Ro Verhulst | 10 Years Riding the LinkedIn Rocketship

Ro Verhulst is the Director for Market Research at LinkedIn. Between his 10 years at LinkedIn and his time with other companies like Microsoft, Ro has 15 years’ experience working in the field of market research.

In the episode, we’re discussing his experience working in market research for Microsoft and LinkedIn.

  • What Compelled Ro to Move from the Netherlands to California During the Original Dot Com Boom
  • Ro’s Experience Working for Microsoft in Seattle in the Mid-2000’s
  • Ro’s Experience Going to Work for LinkedIn in 2008
  • What Ro Believes is LinkedIn’s Strength Regarding Their Company Culture
  • How Ro Stays Aware of the Experience of 600 Million LinkedIn Users
  • How Have a “Members First” Mission Helps with Ro’s Market Research at LinkedIn
  • What it’s Been Like Working for Microsoft Again After They Purchased LinkedIn
  • Ro’s Advice for How Professionals Can Get the Most Out of LinkedIn
  • Why LinkedIn’s Been Pushing Premium Accounts and What You Can Do with Them
  • Who Ro Thanks for His Success

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