As 2015 winds down, now is the perfect time to prepare for your 2016 goals. Who better to get you inspired than successful professionals?
LinkedIn has rounded up of a list of its top influencers who have published to the platform this year. The influencers were ranked based on their audiences’ overall engagement with the authors’ posts. Bill Gates and Richard Branson fill the top two spots.
Find the top 10 influencers below, with inspiring advice to kick you into gear for the new year.
—From his article, Our Bet For 2030
Bill Gates is a co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
—From his article, Answering Your Questions on Work-Life Balance
Richard Branson is the founder of Virgin Group
—From his article, We Are All Responsible for Countering Damaging Gender Biases
Mohamed El-Erian is the Chief Economic Advisor of Allianz
—From his article, How to Increase Your Productivity 500%
James Altucher is an entrepreneur
—From his article, Smart Ways Successful People Cope With Stress
Bernard Marr is a business and data expert
—From her article, Personal Branding 101
Sallie Krawcheck is the CEO and co-founder of Ellevest
—From his article, Why the Difference Between “Entrepreneur” and “Entrepreneurial” is a Big One
Ian Bremmer is President of Eurasia Group
—From her article, Holiday Shopping 2015: Naughty or Nice?
Jill Schlesinger is a business analyst at CBS News
—From his article, The One Way to Get Promoted—That No One Talks About
Ryan Holmes is the CEO of Hootsuite